Are you feeling brave? Enjoy an adventure on the daredevil Caminito del Rey walkway and enjoy spectacular views of El Chorro, one of Malaga's natural wonders.
Caminito del Rey Hike Itinerary
On the morning of your tour, you'll be picked up from your selected meeting point in Seville, ready for your day of adventure in the province of Malaga.
You'll arrive in the small town of Ardales, near the Desfiladero de los Gaitanes - the "Gorge of the Gaitanes" - in El Chorro, where the Caminito del Rey is located. Following the explanations of your expert local guide, you'll begin your hike along the famous walkway, suspended a dizzying 330 feet (100 metres) above the river below against sheer cliff faces.
The treacherous walkway, whose Spanish name means "Little Path of the King", was opened by King Alfonso XIII when he visited the area in 1921. The original boardwalk, which you'll be able to see just under the current wooden platform, was a popular but dangerous attraction for climbers and hikers for many years. Thankfully, it was refurbished in 2015; the new Caminito is perfectly safe and remains a place from which to admire breath-takingly beautiful views over the surrounding natural scenery.
Around 2 pm, after enjoying your hike on the Caminito del Rey, you'll have the opportunity to renew your energy with a delicious lunch in a local restaurant (not included), before setting off on the return journey to Seville. You'll arrive back in the Andalusian capital around 6 pm.
Since its refurbishment and re-opening in 2015, the Caminto del Rey path has become one of Malaga's most popular attractions. Demand is very high and for safety reasons, availability is limited, so we recommend reserving as early as possible to guarantee your place on your chosen date.
The organisation of the Caminito del Rey prohibits the entry of children under 8 years of age.
Caminito del Rey Guided Tour
If you prefer to go to the path on your own, you can book the guided tour of the Caminito del Rey directly.
|Adults||Children between 8 and 17 years old|
Children between 8 and 17 years oldUS$ 77.80
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A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
Handing out of printed material such as maps or brochures will be avoided.
The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
Alcoholic drinks are not available.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English, although it may occasionally be done in two languages.
Return transport between Seville and the Caminito del Rey.
English speaking escort on the bus transfers.
Entrance to the Caminito del Rey.
Local English speaking guide during the visit of Caminito del Rey.
Radio communication to follow explanations.
When to book?
You can book up until the previous day (11:59 pm) if there are still places available. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
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Printed material is avoided.
No single-use plastics are used.
The activity promotes local production.
The activity helps the dissemination of local cultural heritage.
No printing of documentation required.
Promotes local employment.
Has a gender equality policy.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 3 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.