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El Caminito del Rey: Tours & Tickets

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Caminito del Rey is an itinerary that will let you walk across the heart of Desfiladero de los Gaitanes (Gaitanes Ravine) throgugh the gateways attached to a rock one hundred meters above the ground, discovering remote landscapes and experiencing...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Ma-5403, 29550 El Chorro, Spain
+34 902 78 73 25
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well worth the 18 euros. If you want to walk this yourself 10 euros. We opted for a guide which cost another 8 euros. Bit of a long walk at the end to the bus, but lovely views along the way. This is a must...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Dawn R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our second visit and bought tickets on trip advisor site again. Much cheaper. Went by car and used sat nav. Parked at north entrance. Again not a long wait before being allowed on trail. Lots of photos taken by daughter who is a keen photographer....More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank robertn556
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Well worth the 8am queue to get non booked tickets. A very easy and spectacular walk..took waaay too many photos, highly recommended

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank chas r
Reviewed 5 days ago

I dont like heights but am glad overcame fears as this is an amazing place to visit You do have to be able to walk a fair distance up and down and on narrow walkways but well worth it Really enjoyed the experience

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank thewestwoodgang
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I need to add that contrary to someones confusion about pickup, there isnt. Google map it beforehand! Also..i too am aftraid of open heights but somehow, i was not on this. Not at all! Catwalk is secure many times over and not wobbly. It is...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank R6957IVjohna
Reviewed 1 week ago

By far the most beautiful walk I've ever done so far. The scenery is absolutely amazing. It's a very easy walk in general, with a few steap stairs. I'm not to great with hights but managed alright with this walk. the only thing that might...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Doenie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, is all I can say to this incredible walk. We purchased entry tickets upfront to avoid queues at the ticket kiosk, worked like a dream! Parked in the small car park at about 10am for €2 as not too many visitors yet, then walked...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank ChrisJanC
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for an adventure that will take you to a certain height and moving thrill. This one is for you. It is not for the faint of heart for one to try. And having to reach the place by merely travelling by...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Pawokwok
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got tickets without reservation on November. We arrived there around 9am and there already were quite a lot of people there, but I think everyone got in eventually. After you buy ad hoc tickets for 10e you can enter immedietally. The canyon itself is...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 58marekw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking the Caminito del Rey is spectacular! First thing - book your ticket snd shuttle bus shead of time (2 months rolling entry) As the new visitor centre still has not opened you will need to park near the northern entrance (2 Euro for the...More

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4 November 2019|
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Response from Traveller_Leonie | Reviewed this property |
If you are there first in the morning you might have a chance. Otherwise booking is essential
27 September 2019|
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Response from AriHelsinki | Reviewed this property |
It takes about 5 minutes to walk through the tunnel inside the rock. It is advisable to use a torch (or torch in mobile phone). I think it is not frightening but quite dark and very dusty.
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7 September 2019|
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Response from JimB115 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely not. You will be pressing to make a 10:30 entry. On a good day, the station is about 30 minutes from ECdR. But you need to understand that this is a huge tourist area, and the curvy mountain roads get very crowded... More