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  2. Andalusia
  3. Cadiz

Private Hiking Trip to Garganta Verde & Zahara de la Sierra

Product ID: 111757
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Experience Cádiz’s natural beauty on this private tour with a 2-hour adventure hike at La Garganta Verde, a stunning gorge inside Grazalema Natural Park and Zahara de la Sierra. The trail crosses a deep river, swimming knowledge is required.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pick-up included

Pick up from Hotels in: Cádiz, Jerez and El Puerto de Santa María You can request pick up at Chiclana, Sanlúcar de Barrameda and Rota with an extra fee
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy personal service in a private tour with an informative guide
  • Discover the beauty of Sierra de Grazalema
  • Benefit from a free hotel pick-up and drop off
  • See native wildlife in its natural environment
Full description
See the Garganta Verde, a spectacular canyon carved by the Arroyo del Pinar River, located about 3 miles (5 km) from Zahara de la Sierra village, in Sierra de Grazalema park. It gets its name from the dense vegetation covering vertical walls that reach up to 1,300 feet (400 meters). Do a 2-hour hike on the 1.5-mile (2.5 km) trail running alongside the canyon. Keep an eye out for wild olive trees, fan palms, mastic trees, goldfinches, stonechats, and warblers, and glimpse the rock faces of La Garganta. Stop at the El Arroyo de Bocaleones observation balcony to appreciate the gorge’s full size. Here you can see one of Europe’s largest breeding colonies of griffon vultures.
Continue to the 'white village' of Zahara de la Sierra and admire panoramic views, overlooking Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park. With land covering more than 43 square miles (70 square km), the town is surrounded on all sides by hills ranging between 1,000 to 3,280 feet (310 to 1,000 meters). Visit a castle built on a rocky peak high above the lake’s turquoise waters, from here you can admire the white houses below.
This tour is ideal for all ages and skill levels.
Includes
  • Pick up from Hotels in: Cádiz, Jerez and El Puerto de Santa María (you can request pick up at Chiclana, Sanlúcar de Barrameda and Rota with an extra fee)
  • Hiking trail at "La Garganta Verde", involving crossing a river
  • Guided Tour in Zahara de la Sierra
  • Civil liability and accident insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Meals
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
Swimming knowledge is required.
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Olé Tours

Product ID: 111757