TOURISTS will now be flocking to the Genal valley after a new bird route was unveiled as part of a multi-million euro project.

Benarraba will kick off the two-hour trail, the village is the centre of a 4.5m euro scheme designed to boost tourism within the Serrania.

The planned bird route, dubbed the Concoste – La Porta will pass through Cortes which will host special feeding zones for carrion birds.

Los Alcornocales national park in Cortes will also have a visitors’ centre and play area for children.

Local environmental officials also unveiled plans for a cork museum in Cortes and a Spanish War of Independence museum in Gaucin castle.

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