Ecologist tourism is a new trends growing due to social concerns related to the environment, so people choose this type of activities to practice during holidays period. In Spain, there are different nature routes which are perfect for lover traveler. One of the options that you can choose is “El Caminito del Rey”.
This path was built on the walls of the Gaitanes’ gorge, a limited area between some boundaries within Málaga province. Total length of the path is 7,7 km divided in two different parts: long access ways and long board walks. However, before its renovation, the path had an important wears and some destroyed parts.
Due to the poor state of conservation there was a “black legend”, because there have been several deaths. Before changes in the path, there were some actions to destroy the start of the route and severe ends to reduce potential acidents. So, in the year 2014 renovation works started to offer a safety path, using wooden panels.
The exact location is near to village “Chorro”, between the boundaries of Antequera, Álora and Ardales (towns of Málaga). Do not hesitate and do this path with friends and family, besides enjoy amazing views to generate adrenalin.