Proudly sitting alongside the magnificent Sierra Subbeticas Mountain range, in the Cordoba Province of Spain, is the charming town of Priego de Cordoba. Many travellers opt for a Priego de Cordoba holiday as it gives them the opportunity to indulge in a variety of outdoor activities without having to endure the tourist masses. As well as offering spectacular country and mountain views from the window, a Priego de Cordoba holiday rental villa will come complete with all of the amenities you need for a truly relaxing trip.
Visitors on a Priego de Cordoba holiday will find that there are plenty of activities available both in the town and the surrounding area to fill up the days. This includes the likes of swimming, horse riding, fishing, mountain biking and walking. The town itself has several beautiful Baroque churches worth seeing as well as a stunning fountain, the Fuente del Rey, which contains over 130 water spouts. Priego de Cordoba is also home to a Moorish castle that dates as far back as the 12th century.
You do not have to travel far on a Priego de Cordoba holiday to find some wonderful places to spend the day. Approximately 17 miles to the west of Priego de Cordoba is the town of Cabra. This town has some wonderful sights including several churches and a Moorish Castle worth exploring. Cabra is also home to an Olive Oil Museum, giving visitors an insight into the production of this commodity as far back as the time of the Romans.
We all like to have wonderful weather on our holidays and so you will be pleased to hear that if you book a Priego de Cordoba holiday rental villa you can expect to enjoy warm summers and mild winters. July and August are usually the warmest months of the year, which sees visitors relaxing in temperatures of as much as 35 degrees Celsius. The winter months of January and February see the daytime temperature drop to anywhere between 10 and 16 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for the town is approximately 10 inches.
Jetting off on a wonderful Priego de Cordoba holiday is very simple to do. Travellers are most likely to arrive at Malaga Airport (AGP) which is approximately 2 hours by bus or car away from the town. Passengers can depart the UK from a variety of airports including Liverpool (LPL), Stansted (STN), Aberdeen (ABZ), Cardiff (CWL) and Bristol (BRS). Travellers will find that there are many internationally recognised air operators who have special deals on flights such as KLM, Flybe, Ryanair, Monarch Airlines and easyJet.