Depart from your centrally located Granada hotel in a luxurious air-conditioned minivan and enjoy the scenic surroundings on the 2-hour journey to Ronda. Commence your tour with a serene stroll around the Alameda del Tajo gardens and enjoy panoramic vistas of the city. Learn about Rondas fascinating history against the dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Next, head into the city center to discover Ronda’s historical highlights; see the Plaza del Toros, an antique bullring made that has hosted thousands of bloody bullfighting matches; visit the legendary New Bridge, a dramatic structure considered Ronda’s architectural symbol; and gaze down at the rugged El Tajo de Ronda gorge into the 328-foot (100-meter) abyss.
See examples of magnificent Modernist architecture at the San Juan Bosco House; observe a selection of ancient bridges straddling dramatic ravines; then learn about the complex manufacturing methods of wine in the Wine Museum of Ronda. Pleasure your palate to the refined taste of signature wines then enjoy a traditional lunch in a local restaurant (own expense).
Revitalized, set out to explore the city independently, browsing bespoke boutiques for artisan treasures and visiting ambient cafes for a coffee (own expense). Return to your minivan after a refreshing rest, and then ride back to your Granada hotel.