Discover Marina Alta’s inland heritage

Discover Marina Alta's inland heritage
CASTELL D’AMBRA: Chance to visit Pego’s 13th century castle Photo credit: Joanbanjo

PEGO, Adsubia and Les Valls are organising free conducted tours to introduce the public to the area and its heritage.

The excursions are jointly organised by their respective Tourism departments and next up is a walk to the Benissili castle on April 25.

On Saturday May 1 there will be an ethnic-botanical route to visit Adsuvieta and the Vall d’Alcala ice storage house.


On both May 2 and May 23 an Adsubia-Fornia conducted tour focuses on the butterflies and birds of the Vall d’Ebo.

On May 9 there is a chance to visit Benirrama’s prehistoric rock art in the Vall de Gallinera and on May 16, a visit to Pego’s town walls.

May 30 sees a visit to another castle, this time to Pego’s ruined Castell d’Ambra built in the 13th century.

Each of the routes or walks will be accompanied by a qualified tourist guide who will explain the area’s rich heritage.

More information is available from the Pego i les Valls Tourist Office (966 400 843 and 699 762 815) or the [email protected] email address.

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Linda Hall
Linda came to Spain to live when she was 24, just over 52 years ago, and her husband is Spanish. She began writing for English-language local newspapers in the mid-1970s and hasn’t stopped since! She leads a Spanish life, which she believes is vital when conveying the news to English-speaking residents, and along the way she produced two editions of Expand Your Spanish, helping English-speakers to enlarge their knowledge of the language. She was excited to be in at the birth of the Euro Weekly News in 1999 and is still passionately writing for the paper 22 years later.


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