Situated between the villages of Hondon de las Nieves and Hondon de los Frailes La Canalosa is a beautiful, tranquil Spanish village surrounded by the L’Algaiat mountains.
In the heart of the village is a church together with a hundred year old Elm tree, which the tiny school is named after. Even though it is such a small village it has 2 bar/restaurants and a grocery shop for buying essentials such as freshly baked bread.
Hondon de las Nieves
Hondon de las Nieves is enclosed by beautiful mountains forming a wide valley where it is pleasant to stroll or cycle admiring the wild heathers, thyme, lavender and other beautiful and aromatic plants.
There is a lovely Spanish square to sit and enjoy the many bars and restaurants. Market days are Wednesdays and Saturdays. There are also supermarkets, shops and banks.
This area is a great producer of grapes and the local wine can be tasted at the local bodegas. Take a tour of Bodegas Cerda, which was founded in 1885, to witness the architecture, the wine making museum and the restaurant. Enjoy the abundance of wine tasting on offer.
Horse riding is also on offer nearby.
Hiking Trails (link)
Click the link above for a list of hiking trails near La Canalosa.