Visit Finca Badenes

Visit Finca Badenes

During the route route through Finca Badenes you can discover a unique setting bathed by the Guadalquivir river. A settlement where history and nature intermingle to offer us a great experience as visitors. At each of the stops on our tour you can scan a QR code to discover more closely this natural place of olive trees, history and nature.

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At Finca Badenes you can discover part of the history and flora and fauna of Jaén. It is a unique spot where you can learn the whole process of extra virgin olive oil from grove to table.

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Frantoio Variety

Variety native to the Tuscany region (Italy). In tasting it has aromatic and fruity organoleptic characteristics, with a slight bitterness and spicy similar to chili pepper. It can also remind us of nuts such as almonds and pine nuts.

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Arbequina Variety

Variety native to Lleida. It was introduced in Spain by the Duke of Medinaceli in the 17th century, residing in the castle-palace of Arbeca (hence its name), in Catalonia.

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PIER

The dock that was located in our estate Finca Badenes has undergone a multitude of historical episodes such as the crossing of French troops after the Battle of Bailén

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ELIZABETH THE CATHOLIC 

The body of Elizabeth the Catholic rested in Mengíbar to shelter from a harsh storm. Her court was surprised by the storm after crossing the Guadalquivir river

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Animals and Plants

At Finca Badenes you will find a lot of characteristic and native animals and plants of the area of ​​the  Guadalquivir river.

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Birds

During your visit by Aires de Jaén you will be able to listen and if you pay attention, to see some of the most characteristic birds of the area

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Empeltre variety

On the palate, it is an extra virgin olive oil with sweet tones, which brings us to a sensation of nuts such as almonds and hazelnuts. It has a medium stability and a high content of polyphenols, as well as oleic acid.