Andalusia and Gibraltar

Malaga, Andalusia, Spain

From

1.250,00 

Duration

8 days

Tour Type

Explore Tour

Discover the breathtaking beauty of Andalusia through an exhilarating trekking adventure!

Enjoyment rate: 100 %

Traverse scenic trails with stunning vistas, and experience the unique blend of nature and culture that Andalusia has to offer. Whether you’re a seasoned trekker or a nature enthusiast, Andalusia’s trails cater to all levels of expertise.

Join us on a journey filled with awe-inspiring views, vibrant flora, and the invigorating spirit of outdoor exploration.

Tour Plan

Arrival at the Malaga airport. Transfer to the town of Almunecar or nearby Salobrena, where we will be accommodated for the first three nights.

Afternoon independent walks around the city or rest. Dinner.

 Driving time:  1-2 hours

Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to the village of Monachil, from where we take the Ruta de los Cahorros route through a shady gorge and over a 63 m long suspension bridge. Afternoon short free time in Granada - also to visit the Alhambra. Dinner.

 Driving time: 2-3 hours

 Hiking duration: 3-4 hours

Breakfast at the hotel. Ascent of Pico de Mulhacen 3482 m, the highest mountain of mainland Spain and the Iberian Peninsula in the Sierra Nevada National Park. Sierra Nevada National Park in Spain is a stunning natural area that offers a variety of activities and attractions.

Our tour will be facilitated by a van / minibus, which will take us approximately 2700 m high. Dinner.

 Driving time: 2-3 hours

 Hiking duration:  6 hours

Ascent: 750 m

Descent: 750 m

Breakfast at the hotel. We will climb to the El Torcal de Antequera nature reserve and take a circular route around the geomorphological forms - karst in Andalucia.

Free afternoon in Malaga - also for the Picasso Museum.

On that day we change the hotel's location to the Costa del Sol. Dinner.

 Driving time:  3 hours

 Hiking duration:  3 hours

Breakfast at the hotel. We will crown hiking Andalusia with a mountain trip through the Caminito del Rey gorge, where we equip ourselves with helmets and descend along a well-maintained path carved into the wall.
Afternoon free time in Ronda, where we will admire the bridge and get to know the cradle of bullfighting. Dinner.

 Driving time:  3 hours

 Hiking duration:  3-4 hours

 Descent: 170 m

Breakfast at the hotel. We will visit the small "'country" of Gibraltar and climb to the highest peak of the Rock of Gibraltar 426 m from where we have the territory in the palm of our hands - including a view of the Strait of Gibraltar. In the meantime, we will be able to visit the stalactite cave. Afternoon free time in Gibraltar for lunch, shopping or sightseeing. Dinner.

 Driving time:  2 hours

 Hiking duration:  1-2 hours

Breakfast at the hotel. A day off on the so-called Costa del Sol (Sunny Coast in translation), which we can create our own way. There are several options: an optional trip through a local agency, hedonistic pampering by the sea, rest, shopping, walks,... Dinner.

Breakfast or lunch package. One last panoramic drive across Andalusia to the Malaga airport.

Driving time: 1 hour

Included

  • Meet & greet at the Malaga Airport by our driver
  • Return airport transfer and transfers every day for the tours
  • 3 x accommodation in a hotel 3* in Salobrena or Almunecar area
  • 4 x accommodation in a hotel 3* in Costa del Sol area
  • 7 x half-board basis (buffet dinner and breakfast) in twin or double rooms with tourist tax included
  • Local trekking or tourist guide for the tours,
  • Organization and taxes

Excluded

  • Single room in a hotel – cca 40 €/per person per night
  • Tips or gratitude
  • Heath and travel insurance that covers trekking
  • Flights or tour extensions
  • Food and drinks during the trekking, personal expenses, and souvenirs.

Other Information

Trip Information

Accommodation
During the trekking in Andalusia (Spain), you are accommodated in a 3*** star hotel in two different locations in double or twin rooms.

A single-room supplement is not obligatory unless you want a room for yourself; otherwise, we find you a same-sex roommate. Triple rooms are possible to arrange on request. We stay some nights at the same hotel, so you can skip a day if you want.

Transportation
Our Izimanija team member or driver will wait for you outside Malaga International Airport (on request other airports are possible like Almeria, Sevilla) and take you to the accommodation in Salobrena or Almunecar area. All land transports within the program are already included in the price. For smaller groups, we use taxis/cars/vans and for bigger groups minibuses/buses, private.

Food and drinks
Our hotel serves delicious food. Both breakfast and dinner are served on a buffet, to be sure you get enough energy for everyday walking. For hikes by day, you can buy some things you like at the nearby supermarket or enjoy snacks in local cafes where available.

Health and Safety
You need to have your health insurance that covers trekking with you.
Some sections are far from the closest roads, so eventual rescuing is not an easy job. Please consult with your doctor before coming.

Spain (Andalusia) is generally a safe country and the local people we work with are very trustworthy.

Tips and money
The official currency in Spain is the euro EUR. Payments by credit cards are mostly accepted, but there are some places where they accept cash only.

For an appreciation of the staff, you can always tip them.

Equipment and luggage
We send you the equipment list once you apply for the tour. Usual hiking gear is required for safe walking in Andalusia.

You only take a daily pack with you on the day trip, and leave the rest in the hotel room (except one day when we move)


Payment and Cancellation Policy

500 €/ person at the time of booking; the rest must be paid 30 days before the tour starts.

For cancellations more than 90 days before arrival, we keep 350 € per person; for cancellations 40-89 days before arrival we keep 500 € per person; for later cancellations or no show we keep the full amount.

Frequently Asked Questions

How difficult is trekking on Tenerife?

The Trekking Tenerife tour is made for those who like to enjoy the volcanic landscapes and explore different areas of the island.

The hardest and longest hike to a night hike to Pico del Teide summit is 3718 m, which takes cca 7 hours of walking. The second hardest is the summit of Guajara in NP El Teide. The other trips are quite acceptable for everyone.

How does the environment on Tenerife look like?

The landscape of Tenerife is astonishing and breathtaking.

If it is your first time on a volcanic island, you will be amazed. Every part of the island is different – from landscape to vegetation. Luckily we will explore all different parts of the island.

What to pack?

The equipment list we send to you once you sign in for the tour.

Hiking boots and sun protection are must-haves. Snow on Pico del Teide can occur in winter months but usually lasts only for a couple of days.

Can I rent the equipment in Tenerife?

We suggest you bring all the necessary equipment with you from your home country. Although there are some shops you can buy essential gear for trekking on Tenerife.

How to prepare for trekking on Tenerife?

If you are a sporty person there should not be a problem.

It is advisable you run, cycle, or do other cardio sports. Walking experiences are very helpful. We recommend you do some similar hikes beforehand. After all, you need to be relaxed, fit, motivated and goal-oriented.

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Extra night accommodation (B&B)

50,00 

An additional night’s stay in a hotel, lodge beyond what was initially booked. It’s a good idea to consider the local attractions and activities available during the extended stay to make the most of the additional time in the destination.

Tour Information

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Min Age

12

Max Guests

50

Our Local Team

Local Team

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