Ginkgo biloba - Ginkgo and “Sidi Abd el Mohame”

Ginkgo biloba - Ginkgo

A prehistoric tree and an authentic living fossil, its leaves are fan-shaped and were used as currency in the past. It is appreciated fot its beauty and its resistence to pollution.


The giants were created by a craftsman from the Valley of Baztan over 150 years ago. When they dance, it would take a human tower of three people to reach their height.

Each giant carries a characteristic element. The Asian king carries a Saracen sword. He is accompanied by two “gaiteros” and a tambourine. He has three bearers.