Top things to do

Castle in Montilla

Castillo

At the panoramic highest point of town, Montilla's once-mighty castle fell into ruin after King Fernando el Católico had its towers demolished in 1508. The huge building occupying the site today, the Alhorí, was bui…
Winery in Montilla

Bodegas Lagar Blanco

Owner Miguel Cruz gives excellent tours in English or Spanish at this scenic spot in the Sierra de Montilla, 10km east of town (€10 by taxi). You'll see the vineyards and modern and giant traditional tinaja (ferment…
Andalucian in Montilla

Las Camachas

Montilla's top restaurant, on the western edge of town, offers up delicious local specialities, many prepared with local wines, in several wood-beamed, stone-walled dining halls or outside in the fresh air. It's str…
Winery in Montilla

Bodegas Alvear

The most renowned of Montilla's winemakers and one of Spain's oldest, with a range of PX vintages. Located just south of Montilla's historic core. Tours include tasting of wines and are available in Spanish, English…
Winery in Montilla

Bodegas Pérez Barquero

The vast warehouses here are stacked high with oak barrels of highly acclaimed wines, with five wine tastings in an atmospheric former chapel. It's in the western part of Montilla, on the way in from the N331.