There’s a lovely little farm with animals in Los Barrios, called Granja Escuela, just a 50-minute drive from Marbella. Nestled in the heart of Finca Monte de la Torre de Los Barrios, an enchanting space where nature, animals, and learning are united to create the perfect setting for the little ones. Open every day from 10-19, besides seeing the farm animals there is also a lovely small cork museum and a play area.
During the summer months, they offer a bilingual adventure camp that runs from June to August in the mornings. Campers can participate in craft workshops, experiments, hiking routes, sports activities, and water games led by experienced monitors. Granja Escuela isn't just a destination for family outings; it also welcomes educational institutions for nature-centric visits. These visits encompass hands-on learning about livestock, local animals, agriculture, and the cork industry within the Los Alcornocales Natural Park.
Their Farmer's Market is held on the last Sunday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. A meeting place between people, consumers and producers in which local and fresh trade and products will be supported . Among the products you can find are: vegetables, fruits, bread, olive oil, honey, kombucha etc. They also have a Foodtrucks area where you can stay to eat surrounded by nature, a good atmosphere and visits to the farm throughout the day.
Moreover, Granja Escuela is also as an event space, perfect for hosting birthdays or private parties. Events include a guided tour of the facilities, ensuring a memorable and educational celebration for all. Discover the wonders of Granja Escuela – where fun, nature, and learning unite to create lasting memories for families and children alike. Ticket price: 10€.
For more info call: +34 677 591 312