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Los Cahorros

Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
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Fantastic, great fun

Loved this walk, requires sturdy footwear and basic fitness level and agility. Takes 2-3 hours from... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stirling, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great place to go if you are nearby

We travelled 30 minutes to get there - I wouldn't have liked to travel any further for this. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Winchester, United Kingdom
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“great walk” (11 reviews)
“the river” (16 reviews)
Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this walk, requires sturdy footwear and basic fitness level and agility. Takes 2-3 hours from Monachil to do full circuit. Varied scenery.

Thank Watsons40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled 30 minutes to get there - I wouldn't have liked to travel any further for this. It was a nice walk with rope bridges adding excitment for the kids aged 10 and 13. Smaller kids will struggle and it will be tough to...More

Thank MikeJAUS
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This trail is awesome! Be sure to bring swimwear as there are plenty of opportunities to take a dip in the cold water. The path is exciting and at times difficult to overcome. This isn't just a walk in the park. Bring lots of water...More

1  Thank Christian O
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We started early due to the mid day heat and good thing we did as we got a little lost!! But it really doesn't matter which route you take as its all great fun and a super mornings exercise . Fantastic scenery to!

Thank lyndaZimbabwe
Reviewed 6 July 2017

In Sierra Nevada National Park there is Los Cahorros trail - not easy to find it but with little luck you can go along the river and passing through hanging bridges reach the beautiful mountain scenery. Not far from Granada, in Monachil village (you can...More

1  Thank Monika T
Reviewed 3 July 2017

It you like do do something special and are here anyway I suggest you try walking the Los Cahorros trails. It's a fairly easy trail and the only real obstacle is the heat, so be sure to bring enough water. You'll find many different maps...More

9  Thank BrianFalk
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We read about this gorge in tripadvisor and since we love nature beyond the biggest tourist attractions this was great. Mostly spanish visitors. Park your car the parking along the larger road and walk to san garrito restaurant where the walk starta. Possible also to...More

Thank Stefan D
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We did the alto route. A very beautifull walk with some obstakels. The rocks hang over and sometimes you have to walk on your hands ans knees or hangover. Be sure to bring water. Find a map otherwise you have to walk back the same...More

Thank Wim v
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Monachill tiny willage situated and very close from Granada,You can take a bus from Granada to Monachil.As with most villages in the Sierra Nevada national park, the hiking in this area is second to none,my own experience,so many of people finding their way to this...More

2  Thank Ufuk E
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The walk through the canyon is fascinating. Bridges are nice and next to the water is nice and fresh. When in the open it was hot. Today was 37 degrees, so make sure to take at least one litre water a person. Great walk, signs...More

Thank Bjorn8
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18 August 2017|
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Response from lyndaZimbabwe | Reviewed this property |
We stayed really close by and walked - but taxis and buses are easily available to take you there!
22 April 2017|
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Response from Silvia F | Reviewed this property |
It might be a bit uncomfortable for someone like that but it will depend on how fit they are. There are some very fit mature people. It is not a risky path anyway.
Sarah B
21 March 2017|
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Response from Brandyvenus | Reviewed this property |
Not at all!!!