The rural tourism It has become the favorite option for travelers to spend the summer in Spain. It is a healthy and quiet alternative, as it allows us to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of big cities in natural settings. Do you want to know some of its main benefits?
- Peace of mind. Going to a rural environment means disconnecting the mind. The tranquility of the countryside and the mountains surrounds us in an environment where the problems that do not stop spinning in the head disappear.
- Fresh air for your lungs. We also flee from the loaded and polluted air of the main population centers, thus strengthening the respiratory system.
- Very economical. In general, activities in the open nature do not require large expenses. An example is the hiking trails. You can easily adapt your budget.
If the idea convinces you, we are going to present you five options to carry out rural tourism in Spain with your motorhome, caravan or camper. Here we go!
Route of the White Villages of Cádiz
It is one of the most famous rural activities. The charm of the Sierra de Cádiz it is evident in each one of its municipalities and places, forged through centuries of history. In addition, we are talking about a place declared a Biosphere Reserve.
Along our route, we will find towns such as Setenil de las Bodegas, with houses that have been built on the same rock, Olvera with its parish and castle at the top, which guarantees great views, Zahara de la Sierra and Grazalema , both with multiple adventure activities around.
Nor can we forget Ubrique, capital of leather crafts and very rich in artistic heritage, with an archaeological site included. Right there among the Grazalema and Alcornocales Natural Parks, you can stay with your vehicle in the Area of Ubrique.
The mountainous area of León
Many of you will relate it to Montes de León, but there is also a part of the Cantabrian Mountains within this province. Both in one and the other, hiking trails are the order of the day. The connection with nature is total in these environments where we will feel that we touch the roof of the Iberian Peninsula.
We can affirm that it is worth getting lost among these mountains, but in a figurative way. In fact, lest it happen literally, in the Camping Cistierna you can count on the services of some mountain guides. On the other hand, the The motorhomes area Moriscal will welcome us to Babia y Luna Natural Park, known for its lakes in the heights.
Rural tourism in the north of Spain (Asturias)
You speak of this region is to do so referring to one of the standards of rural tourism in Spain. It is one of the favorite destinations for motorhomes, as it has both beach and mountains. We have already dedicated a special article to Activities and highlights in Asturias.
Horse riding in Soria
In the new El Boyal Farm Motorhome Area we will totally disconnect from everything. There are many hiking trails in the surrounding area. The special feature is that, if we spend the night in this space, we will be able to travel the trails on horseback. A unique experience, without a doubt.
Nature and History in the province of Madrid
Near the border with the province of Ávila, Madrid has an area very rich in monuments and natural landscapes. We talk about the environment of San Martín de Valdeiglesias.
In the westernmost part of the province, we will find History thanks to the Guisando Bulls, the Corracera Castle or the San Martín de Valdeiglesias Church. Contact with nature comes thanks to the Enchanted Forest or the San Juan Swamp, known as “Madrid beach”.
Finally, if you are going to give rural tourism in Spain a chance, we remind you that you have to act with all possible caution. For this reason, we have prepared for all travelers a guide with security measures against COVID-19. If you subscribe to our newsletter, you will have it available in no time to organize your rural adventure.