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It is situated next to the municipality of Aguilar del Río Alhama to which it belongs and from which it is 1 km away. It is the southernmost town in La Rioja and borders on the province of Soria. Inestrillas has a long history, whose origins are lost in time, was a typical town of the high Middle Ages that retains in its cliff, some semi-excavated housing and remains of a fortification.

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A little more history

 

Inestrillas is a locality of unquestionable beauty and great historical significance, with clear remains of Arab culture and Moorish constructions attached to the mountain.

 

To discover What to see in Inestrillas?

 

If Inestrillas is old in time, so is the town, which the locals call Clunia and whose origins lead us to the Neolithic, Contrebia Leucade. The parish church, from the 16th century and curiously attached to the mountain; the hermitage of San Antonio, baroque; and the Virgen del Prado hermitage, also baroque, which is close to the oldest Icnitas archaeological site in La Rioja; all this together with its natural values, such as the Alcarama mountain range, the Añamaza reservoir, the Alhama and Añamaza meadows, and the Green Way, ensure a heritage of unquestionable value.

Parish Church in Inestrillas

Festivities

 

The patron saint fiestas, on 8 September, Virgen de La Natividad, are celebrated on the last weekend in August.

 

Traditions

 

The pilgrimage to the hermitage of the Virgen de los Remedios, on the first Saturday in May. On this day are traditional the bodigos, bread stuffed with egg and chorizo.

 

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Curiosities

 

Raquel Meller, 1888-1962, one of the most important singers of her time, although born in Tarazona, spent her childhood and youth in Inestrillas where her mother was born.

 

 

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Get to Inestrillas by car

 

To get to Inestrillas, take the LR-284 road that connects Cervera del Río Alhama with Aguilar del Río Alhama.

 

By bus

 

In the nearby town of Aguilar del Río Alhama we find the stop of the interurban transport line, which connects Arnedo with Aguilar. There are also bus services with Tudela, Calahorra and Alfaro but only on weekdays.

 

 

 


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Difficulty-Medium

3:15 h.12.4 km.

GR 93 Section 10 Cervera del río Alhama-Valverde
Difficulty-MediumGreen difficulty category, level 3. Excursions of moderate distance and gradient, not exceeding large distances or gradients.
FLORA AND FAUNA IN FAMILY CULTURAL HERITAGE
2
Difficulty-Low

3:15 h.12.4 km.

Path Green of the Alhama
Difficulty-LowGreen difficulty category, level 2. Short walks, with little unevenness and without difficulties.
PATHS
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Difficulty-Remarkable

6:15 h.24.5 km.

GR 93 Section 9 Cornago-Cervera del Río Alhama
Difficulty-RemarkableRed difficulty category, level 2. Stages with steep gradients or long distances, which require good physical preparation.
FLORA AND FAUNA IN FAMILY CULTURAL HERITAGE NATURAL HERITAGE
1
Difficulty-Low

1:30 h.5.5 km.

Path of the Groves from Alfaro
Difficulty-LowGreen difficulty category, level 2. Short walks, with little unevenness and without difficulties.
FLORA AND FAUNA IN FAMILY NATURAL HERITAGE
1
Difficulty-Low

1:20 h.6.2 km.

Grove of the Estajao
Difficulty-LowGreen difficulty category level 2. Short walks, with little unevenness and without difficulties.
TOURISM
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Difficulty-Low

6:40 h.224 km.

Route of the Castles of La Rioja
Difficulty-LowGreen difficulty category, level 2. Routes with little unevenness and without difficulties.
Contrebia Leucade
Aguilar del Río Alhama, La Rioja
Contrebia Leucade
Castle of Cornago
Cornago, La Rioja
Castle of Cornago

The Castle of the Four Towers or Castle of the Moon

Monastery of Santa María la Real de Fitero
Fitero, Navarra
Monastery of Santa María la Real de Fitero

First Cistercian monastery to be established in Spain

Royal Monastery of Santa María of Veruela
Vera de Moncayo, Zaragoza
Royal Monastery of Santa María of Veruela

Beautiful stone garden, one of the main Cistercian foundations in Spain

San Francisco Pasos de Semana Santa Museum
Calahorra, La Rioja
San Francisco Pasos de Semana Santa Museum

First Museum in La Rioja de Pasos de Semana Santa

Numantia Archaeological Site
Garray, Soria
Numantia Archaeological Site

City protagonist of a true epic tragedy

Arches of San Juan de Duero
Soria, Soria
Arches of San Juan de Duero

At the foot of a mountain of legend, the Mount of Animas

Hermitage of San Saturio
Soria, Soria
Hermitage of San Saturio

Place of burial of a holy body, Saint of the River, Saint of the Duero

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