Caminito del Rey

Price: $65.00
Choose Options My Cruise Itinerary
Shore Excursion Size ? Standard
Shore Excursion Type Cultural, Active, Scenic, Walking
Shore Excursion Duration 10 Hours
Activity Level ? Difficult
Shore Excursion Leaves From ? An approximately 10 minute taxi (not included, approximately 5 EUR each way) is required to reach your departure location.
Food/Beverage Provided Not Included
Recommended Dress We recommend wearing comfortable clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking/hiking shoes. Sunscreen and sunglasses are also recommended.
Restrictions Minimum age to participate in this tour is 8 years. This tour is not recommended for people with reduced mobility, or for people who might suffer from dizziness. We recommend guests take with them water and some snacks. There are no bathroom facilities along the path. This tour could be cancelled due to the bad weather. Guests must be able to walk over cobblestones and uneven surfaces, inclines and steps. This tour is not wheelchair accessible because of the varied terrain at the sites you will be visiting.

Trek through the mountainous terrain of El Caminito and catch breathtaking views along the way when you embark on this exciting walking tour near Malaga. Your tour includes an expert guide who will share the history of the Gorge Desfiladero de los Gaitanes' formation as you walk along the famous King's Little Pathway. Head 328 feet in the air to get panoramic views of the Gaitanes Ravine, making this the perfect tour for thrill-seekers and outdoor enthusiasts.

Begin your epic trek along the El Caminito del Rey path along the Ojen-Monda-Ardales route to arrive at Malaga's main water reserve: Conde de Guadalhorce Dam. Here, you'll learn about the Gorge Desfiladero de los Gaitanes from your guide. The River Guadalhorce helped carve this natural area into a canyon and served as its northern access. El Caminito del Rey stretches nearly two feet long, served as the channel that was constructed to bridge the north access to the southern access point of El Chorro for this water resource, and is also known as the King's Path after King Alfonso XIII.

Conclude your tour with an unforgettable view of the Gaitanes Ravine, as you ascend 328 feet into the air. Climb across wooden bridges, cross turquoise blue waters and get your take in the breathtaking views of the ravine as you journey through narrow tunnels and winding paths.

From panoramic views of the ravine to learning about what it took to build the epic channel known as the King's Little Pathway, this adventurous hike takes you on a journey like none other. Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping experience as you maneuver through the ravine and across the channel and book this exciting tour in Malaga today!