Like the nearby Desierto de Tabernas Natural Area, this is a dramatically eroded lunar landscape of semi-arid desert covering 2,375ha, designated a protected area in 1989. It is also Spain's most important karst landscape composed of gypsum (yeso), and one of the best examples of its kind in the world.
These magnificent caves near the town of Sorbas are located in the protected natural area of Karst in Yesos de Sorbas. Here you have the unique opportunity to view these caves in their natural state, unlit and with no man-made corridors.
Sorbas, also known as Cuenca la Chica, is an extremely impressive village. It is located on a small plateau over the Río Aguas, and its white houses are almost suspended over the ravine. It has around 2300 inhabitants.
Located in Sorbas, Cortijo Chico provides accommodation with a private pool, a patio and pool views. The air-conditioned accommodation is 40 km from Agua Amarga, and guests benefit from private parking available on site and free WiFi.
Situated in Sorbas in the Andalucía region, Los Perales has a patio and mountain views. The accommodation is 30 km from Agua Amarga, and guests benefit from complimentary WiFi and private parking available on site.