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Rio Guadalhorce Nature Reserve

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Great for birdwatching. Lots of hides to rest your weary feet! Paths flat and in pretty good condition. Please be aware that there are no toilets and no where to get a drink so take water with you.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This area is nice for a walk or exercise but it's not very scenic or otherwise important. Only exception would be for birdwatchers as the place providers great opportunity for it. Close by there are much more beautiful and easy-access areas. If you are a...More

Thank Höpö L
Reviewed 2 February 2018

This is a beautiful area. You can walk for hours and see all the wildlife, picnic by the water and relax.

Thank perle369
Reviewed 24 November 2017

This place is amazing, beautiful birds everywhere! Make sure that you have binoculars with you, it is really useful!

Thank Benedek V
Reviewed 7 April 2017

No. 5 bus from Malaga buy a 1.30 euro ticket to Guadalmar which is the next stop after St Julian. Buses every 30 minutes. Cross the road turn left and walk the few metres back to the little roundabout and take first right. The road...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

For nature lovers, a very nice place to explore; Ornitologues will find very quit places to observe and make nice pictures of all sorts of exotic birds; In spring a lot of wonderful flowers are bording the river.

1  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Off the beaten track and difficult to get too but worth the effort. Good for a stretch of the legs and many bird hides. 40+ different species should be easily achieved. especially good for Raptors and water birds.

1  Thank markandfiona2017
Reviewed 4 January 2017

When I was there the whole area was flooded abd therefore it was not easy to access the area. I ended up blocked and had to make a big detour due to extreme flooding. I would love to go back and visit in better conditions....More

Thank rahenyman
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Not much nature going on in December with presumably most of the usual bird life having gone south for the winter. There are man made paths and there's plenty of terrain to cover along the river to the beach. Pleasant enough for a stroll. If...More

Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I would be hard pushed to call this a real nature reserve, nestled between fields, roads and houses, it is to be fair a long pleasant walk which will eventually lead you up to some beaches, but even these I found to be a bit...More

2  Thank Kevin P
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