The Cave of Wonders
Situated in the north of the province, 106 km from Huelva, Aracena belongs to the Natural Mountain Park of Aracena and the Aroche Peaks, an area of such great environmental value, it was declared a Biosphere Reserve by Unesco.
Explore its main attraction, the spectacular Cave of Wonders (La Gruta de las Maravillas). A source of inexhaustible beauty, forged by time on nature, by the fusion of simple water and stone elements has created a strange, subterranean landscape which fires the imagination. Its 12 caverns contain long corridors, stalactites and stalagmites arranged in wonderful patterns, and stunning underground lagoons. Discovered at the end of the 19th century, it was in 1914 when it opened to the public as the first tourist Cave of Spain.
The Museum of Iberian Ham is a must to visit. Through its seven rooms, you will discover, little by little, our protagonist: the pig. The entire production process of this exquisite, world famous delicacy is illustrated at the museum beautifully with our expert guide on hand to answer any questions. Tasting Iberian Ham is a must!