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Revoltijo del tiempo: "El viaje de la Revoltosa" is a dramatized route designed to spend a special morning with the family. Starting from Tourist Info Villena Castle, and up to the Chapí Theater, the participants will have a very important mission that will be revealed to them that day. Moreover, they will be able to find different mythical characters from the history of Villena that could help them fulfill their mission. A dramatized route for you to live a different adventure through the streets of Villena and learn many curiosities.
Guided visit to the Castle of Láchar where you can discover the treasures of this BIC located in the heart of the fertile plain of Granada. The day continues with a guided hiking route "Señorío de Láchar" led by the specialised staff of the Láchar Castle and the Lacén Hiking Club. This is an 8-kilometre hiking route with various explanatory stops at places of interest.
Estimated duration: 3 hours and a half
The Third of Military Orders (17th Century)
You may be wondering: what is historical reenactment? It is an activity that strictly imitates the lifestyles and customs of a determined period in time. The participant are called "reenactors."
And here, you are with these reenactors: people dedicated to studying and reconstructing life in the Middle Ages, from warriors and craftsmen to doctors, monks, lords and peasants. These are not actors in costume. They are true specialists in Living History and use entirely real clothing.
With the reenactors, you can see, enjoy and feel the recreated period. You can ask them all the questions you want and interact with them. This way, you can discover how people lived and felt in a time in the not-so-distant past. They are experts in the period they recreate, so they can help make it more real for you. You can observe how they work, fight and live...and even how they die.
- All day
Six hundred years after Enrique, the Marquis of Villena, performed spiritist acts in the keep, the Atalaya Castle has become a very visited place, full of legends and enigmas to discover.
Enrique "the Necromancer", master of the occult and black magic, has had many followers of this practice throughout history. Many of Enrique's followers have come to the tower to practice this knowledge and submit to these rituals, but from Villena's Town Councial, this activity has been prevented from them.
Due to the high demand for visits, only a few groups have the chance to enjoy these legends and stories.
Come and find out what is happening in the keep of the Castle!!
Guided visit to the Castle of Láchar where you can discover the treasures contained in this BIC located in the middle of the fertile plain of Granada. At the end of the visit in our gardens there will be an educational talk on astronomical observation by specialised staff who will accompany us throughout the viewing. There will be up to three telescopes installed in our gardens available to all attendees with the support of specialized staff, where you can observe the Moon or Saturn for the first time through the telescope in an unforgettable experience for both children and adults. This is an activity to bring astronomy closer to the public and show them the wonders of the sky. A unique experience in a magical setting.
Estimated duration: 3 hours
On the nights of October 30 and 31, from 19h45 to 00h45, the Castle of Belmonte will open its doors at night to carry out a new horror show. Are you ready to be scared?
«Beyond the End»
In a finished world, where chaos and darkness reign, some try to survive. Will you get it?
Halloween 2021 Nights
Enjoy our Horror Nights, a classic tourist activity at the Castle of Belmonte.
During 45 minutes, the visitors distributed in groups of 14 people, will go through the different areas of the castle where they will have unpleasant encounters and terrifying experiences. The public will be one more character in the story and they will have to follow the instructions that are given to them by the different characters during the tour, although it will be good not to trust any of them ...
Thanks to over 20 actors in the Post Mortem group and the scary ambiance with themes that change every year, most visitors want to do it again and spend a "horrifying" night with us, enjoying and getting spooked each year as if it were the first time.
* VISIT RULES:
- The entrance to the passage will be made by time bands marked on the purchase ticket. During this hour the public will pass in small groups of 14 people every 7 minutes. You must be at the door 15 minutes before the time of your pass where the groups will be organized.
- THE USE OF A MASK IS REQUIRED
- The hours are indicative but the organization reserves the right to make small variations.
- The tour is in low light - Do not forget to wear comfortable footwear, areas of difficult access.
- Not recommended for pregnant women, people with heart problems or children under 12 years old.
- It is not allowed to enter into the tour with any drinks.
- Forbidden to touch the actors.
- Respect at all times the rules indicated for the staff of the show. The organization reserves the right to expel from the Castle anyone who does not comply with the established rules.
- Non-refundable ticket
Finally we resume the dramatized visits to the Castle of Láchar, one of the experiences that most excites its visitors, since the rich history of the Castle, which our guides will narrate throughout the visit, adds the intervention of different historical characters who are related to the monument and will tell in first person their experiences in this unique castle-palace with centuries of history.
Get to know all the ins and outs of this monument from the hand of the historical characters that left their mark on these lands, such as Queen Aixa, mother of Boabdil, Florinda La Cava and of course the Duke of San Pedro de Galatino, a very relevant character to understand the history of this municipality and specifically the history of the Castle of Láchar. Immerse yourself in this unique experience that leaves no one indifferent.
Duration: 1:30 hs aprox
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