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Caminito del Rey: Guided Walking Tour

Caminito del Rey: Guided Walking Tour

From US$ 29.45 per person

Explore the Caminito del Rey walkway with an experienced guide. Discover the local fauna and flora, and take in the views as you trail along a route of footbridges at 400 feet above the ground.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Duration options: 2 - 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Dutch
Private or small groups available
Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Selfie sticks
  • Tripods
  • Walking sticks

Know before you go

  • El Caminito del Rey is a one-way route starting in Adales and ending in El Chorro. From the exit you can take a shuttle bus to the starting point
  • The trail is 4.8 miles (7.7 kilometers) long, but it is a simple walk and it is not necessary to be an athlete to complete it
  • The opening of the walkway is subject to weather conditions
Highlights
  • Embark on an adventurous hike accompanied by your expert guide
  • Cross a path suspended 400 feet (100m) above the river
  • Soak up stunning landscapes and serene views from start to finish
  • Learn about the colorful history of this engineering marvel
Full description

Thrill your inner adventurer with a guided trek along the award-winning Caminito del Rey, a path stretching between El Chorro and the Gaitanes gorge, and built inside the rock more than 100 years ago for the workers of the El Chorro Hydroelectric Power Station.

With suspended walkways and glass observation decks, it’ll be hard not to be astounded by the panoramic views of the Guadalhorce River. Admire as well the intricate boardwalks at over 328 feet (100m) from the ground.

Soak in the beauty of its canyons and large valley as seen from above. Enjoy plenty of photo opportunities and capture the breathtaking scenery, rated as of the best views in the whole of Andalusia.

Along the route, hear about the real story behind the construction of this great work of engineering. Marvel at the original path and carved tunnels. Learn about the local flora, fauna, and geology from this unique natural environment. 

Includes
  • Caminito del Rey entry ticket
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: On foot
  • Helmet
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 8 years
    • Pregnant women
    • People with mobility impairments
    • People with heart problems
    • Wheelchair users
    • People with vertigo
    • People with respiratory issues
    • People with altitude sickness

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guides at the door of Restaurante El Kiosko. They will be wearing a red and black uniform and holding the red flag with the logo "Áloratur." The tour will start on time and latecomers/no-shows will not be refunded.

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    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 6637 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.2/5
    • Safety
      4.7/5
    • Service
      4.4/5

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