Date(s) - 27/10/2021
7:30 am - 7:30 pm
Ubrique, one of the towns on the Pueblo Blanco Route. In the eighteenth century several leather factories were founded. This was going to be the beginning of their industry, having now one of the most important leather industries throughout Europe
Come and grab a bargain at one of the many leather factories, bags, belts, shoes, jackets, purses, wallets and lots more
It is reported that Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Hermes, Chanel & Carolina Herrera use the artisans of Ubrique to make, wallets, handbags and belts and other items.
The leather museum is housed in the beautiful Convento de Capuchinos at the foot of the mediaeval part of the town. Within, around a courtyard, you will find examples of the presses and cutting machines used since the 19th century. In two rooms just off the courtyard is an exhibition of embossed leather panels. On the first floor you will see examples of the hundreds, thousands, of products manufactured from leather. Eerily you will not find one word of explanation in Spanish or any other language in the entire museum – such is the quest for secrecy. (Visit Andalucia)
Enjoy freetime discovering this unique town. The towns medieval old quarter consists of narrow streets, picturesque corners, beautiful squares with fountains.
Among the monuments that you can visit in this town of Cadiz there are: Fatima castle from the 12th century
Fatima castle from the 12th century
This castle suffered throughout its history many sieges and its present ruins tell about its intense past. Surely its origin is pre-Islamic and it’s a recommended visit when you are in the area.
Fountain of Nine Pipes, of Arabic origin
Pure and clear water that reaches a network of numerous fountains in Ubrique, among which is outstanding in this fountain
Pick up La Cala Ferria Ground 7.30 Fuengirola Ferria 7.45 Arroyo Train Station 8.00 Minerva 8.05 Torremolinos 8.20
There will be a breakfast stop en route (not included) and a comfort stop on the return journey.
Payment in advance to secure seats via Bank Transfer, Revolut or PayPal.
Trip runs subject to numbers and Covid Restrictions
Bookings are closed for this event.