Jaen known as the capital of the Holy Kingdom, is a city and municipality of Andalusia, with the title of very noble and very loyal city of Jaen, Guardian and Definition of the Kingdoms of Castile; with more than 100,000 inhabitants.
This city has an area of more than 400 square kilometers, located at the foot of the hill of Santa Catalina. Its surroundings have fertile land for cultivation, especially olive trees. This type of scenery is indispensable to visit before its cultural routes of Jaén. In addition, it discovers the most unknown face of the city of the hand of our mysterious strolls by Jaén.
Hispania Mágica in the cultural routes of Jaén
Hispania Mágica presents a great route to the tourists who wish to know the cultural routes of Jaén, being this province of great colorful by the seeded ones that are to the margins of the city of Jaén, towards the south and the southeastern the mountain ranges of Jaén and Jabalcuz, to the north the plain of the river of Guadalbullón is opened.
The city of Jaén registers the oldest human settlements in Europe, going back to a great importance in the history of al-Andalus and the Kingdom of Castile. The economic activity of the province is focused on the production of olive oil, being the largest production in the world.
The tourist can enjoy the international fair of the olive oil, which is celebrated in the Fair Institution of Jaén. In the cultural routes of Jaén sites like:
- The Cathedral of Asunción de la Virgen.
- The castle with its three fortresses.
- The Arab baths.
- The Monument to the Battles.
You can discover all this with our professional and passionate guides in the most mysterious walks and routes of the city.
You can enjoy popular festivals such as the Lumbres de San Antón, in January; the fair of San Lucas in October; the Holy Week of Jaén, of great tourist interest especially the procession of El Abuelo, in the early morning of Good Friday.
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