Discover Huete in two days: a tour of one of the most beautiful towns in La Alcarria

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Discover Huete in two days: a tour of one of the most beautiful towns in La Alcarria

Discover Huete in two days: a tour of one of the most beautiful towns in La Alcarria

Here you have all the details to enjoy an unforgettable experience in La Alcarria.

Huete is a hidden town in the heart of La Alcarria waiting to be discovered. This charming town in Cuenca, with its rich history and natural environment, is the perfect destination for a two-day getaway. Join us on this exciting tour as we share our tips for exploring Huete to the fullest.


The first thing of all is to plan your stay. How will you travel alone, with friends, as a couple? If you are traveling alone or with a partner, we recommend that you stay at the Casa Palacio Conde de Garcinarro, a small hotel located in an old 17th century house. If your thing is to travel in a group, we recommend rural houses in Huete. Start your adventure in La Alcarria in this cozy town where you can obtain additional details for your stay at the Tourist Office, located in the Monasterio de la Merced in Plaza de la Merced s/n.

Visit to the Roman Mines of Lapis Specularis "La Cueva del Sanabrio"

Despite its imposing name, this visit is essential in Cuenca. Lapis specularis, the first crystal in history, is found in one of the most impressive mining complexes of the Roman Empire. The experience, which is carried out in small groups, requires prior reservation through the website or by sending an email to the Tourism Office Don't miss this unique opportunity to explore Huete's Roman legacy.

MInas Romanas Lapis Specularis

Lunch at a local restaurant

Delight yourself with the exquisite gastronomy of Alcarreña in one of the local restaurants. We recommend trying dishes such as morteruelo, ajoarriero or roast lamb, with special mention of zarajo. Also, if you visit in season, you can't miss the cucumber-based delicacies, famous in Huete.

Huete Ethnographic Route

Discover local traditions and flavors, exploring crafts, ways of life and products such as honey, cheese and wine. The route, which takes place every Saturday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (summer) / 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (winter), can be booked online through the link: Ethnographic Route reservation.


Guided Tours from the Tourist Office

We recommend participating in the guided tours offered by the Tourist Office on Saturdays and Sundays at 12:30, where local guides will immerse you in the rich history of Huete. Various routes, such as the Huete guided tour. Monumental City, are available to explore the most emblematic buildings. Tickets can be purchased at the tourist office or online through the Cuenqueando website.

Museums of Huete

Spend the afternoon walking through Huete and visit some of its fascinating museums, such as the La Merced Museums (sacred art, contemporary art, and ethnographic art) or the Antonio Pérez Foundation Museum of Photography. This cultural experience will ensure that your stay is truly unforgettable.

Fundacion Antonio Perez Museo de Fotografia

We hope that this two-day guide to Huete has sparked your interest in discovering this charming corner of La Alcarria. Get ready to take with you unforgettable memories and live unique experiences! Don't hesitate to contact us for more recommendations and advice.

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