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  2. Andalusia
  3. Málaga
  4. Caminito del Rey

Caminito del Rey: Guided Tour with Drink

Product ID: 227758
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Hike along the Caminito del Rey – an exhilarating and beautiful path which hugs the side of mountains and crosses incredible gorges. Get you adrenaline pumping and get closer to nature on a 3-hour guided hike.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Hike on the famous Caminto del Rey
  • Experience a dramatic landscape complete with gorges, cliffs, and tunnels
  • Learn about the colorful history of this engineering marvel
Full description
Walk the Caminito del Rey, a suspended walkway which offers beautiful views of the surrounding landscape. Originally built 100 years ago for the workers of El Chorro Hydroelectric plant, the path was reopened in 2015 as a scenic walkway. Hike along a path that hugs the cliff face and offers epic views of the Malaga province. Trek high above the vertical canyons formed by the power of the Guadalhorce River. Admire the crystal clear water of the gorge cascading beneath you. Discover tunnels carved into the sheer rock.

Learn about the history of this engineering marvel from your knowledgeable guide. Hear the stories of the adventures and climbers who helped build the path, as well as the path’s connection to King Alfonso XIII. At the end of your activity, enjoy a drink to celebrate completing a wonderful hike.
Includes
  • Entrance to Caminito del Rey
  • English and Spanish-speaking guide
  • A drink
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Transport

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Restaurante El Kiosko (Parque Ardales, Pantano El Chorro, s/n, 29550 Ardales, Málaga, España) Meet your guide at the door of the Restaurant the kiosk will be our guides. They will be wearing a red and black uniform and holding the red flag of Áloratur. Please arrive 20 minutes before the start of your tour. The tour will start on time and latecomers will miss the tour and not be refunded.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Selfie sticks
  • Alcohol and drugs
Know before you go
• The trail is 7.7 kilometers long, but it is a simple walk and it is not necessary to be an athlete to complete it.
• Please note, Caminito del Rey is a one-way walkway, you will start at the north entrance (Ardales) and you will end at the south entrance. The exit of Caminito del Rey is located in the town of El Chorro. From there you can take the shuttle bus that will take you to the starting point. Buses leave every half hourand cost € 1.55 per person cash. Credit cards are not accepted.
• Please note, Children under 8 years old are not allowed to visit Caminito del Rey.
• There is a maximum number of guests of 25 each guided tour.
• It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and footwear.
• Please note, this tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.6 / 5
based on 764 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.4/5
Value for money
4.1/5
Safety
4.8/5

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Product ID: 227758