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From Costa del Sol & Málaga: Caminito del Rey Guided Tour

From Costa del Sol & Málaga: Caminito del Rey Guided Tour

Prepare for a day of adventure as you walk the Caminito del Rey along the walls of the El Chorro gorge in Málaga. Follow a guide on a safe trail leading to the footbridge that runs through the Desfiladero de Los Gaitanes. Begin your day with a pickup from one of the spots in Fuengirola, Benalmadena or Torremolinos and travel 45 minutes from Málaga pick up to Ardales. You will make a short stop of 30 minutes in Ardales, a white village, so you can purchase breakfast in a this local area before to start the activity. Return to the bus and continue until you reach the northern access point of the Caminito del Rey. Walk through a small long tunnel to reach the natural paths that lead to the entrance checkpoint of the gorges. Then, receive a helmet and listen to the safety instructions. Learn what to expect during the trek and the guide will accompany you at the end of the group to answer your questions along the way while you enjoy the experience. Pass by the Gorge of the Gaitanes, a natural pass across the hills that separates the Malaga coastline from the islands with the River Guadalhorce flowing at the bottom. Embark on a safe and comfortable walk surrounded by breathtaking scenery. El Caminito del Rey, after many years of total abandonment, is now a rebuilt path that stretches between 2 gorges and a large valley. After finishing the downhill trail from north to south, reach the exit point where your bus awaits. Once the group is on board the bus, return from el Chorro to Málaga during 1hour and to Costa del Sol to be dropped off at your pickup point.

Benalmadena: Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

Benalmadena: Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

Explore the waters of Benalmádena Coast and look out for dolphins in their natural habitat. You can dive into the water for a refreshing swim* or relax on the deck while soaking in the stunning views. You will depart from Puerto Deportivo of Benalmádena and sail into the open sea in search of dolphins in their natural habitat. During your trip, you will have plenty of space to sunbathe on the deck or you can stay indoors in the shade. If you like, you can also purchase a drink at the bar or observe the marine fauna through the underwater windows. Once the captain has found the idyllic place for a swim, you can jump into the water to take a refreshing swim (If the maritime conditions allow it and at the captain's discretion). Our catamaran tour typically lasts approximately 2 hours, but the exact duration is subject to the location of the dolphins. Our return to port may vary by approximately 10-15 minutes, depending on the circumstances. While we strive to ensure every dolphin-watching excursion is a success, weather and sea conditions can sometimes affect our ability to find dolphins. In such cases, we will offer you the opportunity to reschedule your trip for a later date with a 50% discount on your ticket.

From Malaga and Costa del Sol: Gibraltar Tour

From Malaga and Costa del Sol: Gibraltar Tour

Your tour will begin as you meet your bus in the center of Málaga, near el Corte Inglés, or elsewhere along the Costa del Sol. From there you will take a coach to Gibraltar, traveling in air-conditioned comfort complete with reclining seats. Throughout the journey, your guide will provide you with information about interesting things to do and see once having arrived at Gibraltar. Once having passed through customs, your coach will drive inside Gibraltar before stopping in the city center to park for free time. If you booked the full nature reserve rock tour option, enjoy a panoramic tour of Gibraltar, visiting places such as the Strait of Gibraltar, and access to the interior of the St. Michel Caves. You will also be able to see Barbary macaques at the Apes Den. After the panoramic tour, enjoy free time for lunch and explore the area for its shopping and hotspots like Main Street, Casemates Square, Marina Bay, or the Mediterranean Steps. Your bus will return in the afternoon, leaving Gibraltar at 3:30 PM.

Costa del Sol and Malaga: Ronda and Setenil de las Bodegas

Costa del Sol and Malaga: Ronda and Setenil de las Bodegas

After leaving the Costa del Sol and Malaga, continue along a scenic route with local vegetation such as orange trees, olive trees, and cork oak and the white village of Ardales and Cuevas del Becerro. Arrive at Setenil de las Bodegas, one of the most beautiful and original white villages in the province of Cádiz. Take advantage of your free time to enjoy this peculiar town. Visit the houses embedded under the rocks of the precipice and sit down for a coffee. In Ronda, arrive at the bus station before continuing on foot and enjoy a guided tour during 1h30m of the main sights, this part is optional in case you choose this option. A walking tour in the romantic town center with its churches, mini-palaces, and Spain's oldest bullring, offers plenty to uncover. This visit include Casa Museo Don Bosco, an old palace with stunning gardens overlooking the Puente Nuevo Enjoy the incredible views of the Puente Nuevo, which crosses the “Tajo” (the Cut) on the Guadalevin river where you'll taste a Spanish wine on a terrace with an exclusive view of the Tagus Bridge. Enjoy your free time to explore the city at your own pace.

Benalmádena: Mount Calamorro Cable Car Ticket

Benalmádena: Mount Calamorro Cable Car Ticket

Book your round-trip cable car ticket to travel from Benalmádena up to 769 meters above sea level at the peak of Mount Calamorro. Take in panoramic views, walk along one of the hiking trails, spot local flora and fauna, and more. Enter your cabins and begin your exclusive 3-kilometer, 15-minute journey to the peak. The cabins go up and down continuously and they can accommodate up to 4 people per ride. Start with views of the whole of Arroyo de la Miel and Benalmádena Costa, two of the towns that make up Benalmádena. As you ascend further towards Mount Calamorro, watch the landscape widen, providing a unique view of Benalmádena and the Málaga coastline. Upon arrival at Calamorro’s peak, enjoy a range of ways to spend your time. Embark on one of the 6 hiking routes through the Sierra de Benalmádena or spend time admiring the Calamorro mountainside and the botanical wealth of this typical Mediterranean area.

From Malaga: Day trip to Gibraltar and Dolphin Boat Tour

From Malaga: Day trip to Gibraltar and Dolphin Boat Tour

Enjoy the journey along Malaga and the Costa del Sol in a sightseeing bus tour while listening to your guide tell you anecdotes and curiosities of this British colony. Explore Gibraltar on your own, then sail the Mediterranean in search of the many dolphins that roam the area. Arrive in La Linea and cross the border into Gibraltar. Enjoy some free time to visit Casemates Square and the botanical garden of the Alameda. Stroll through the Marina Bays, or take the chance to walk along Main street. Follow the directions of your guide to get to the square and find your way to the port of Gibraltar to board your boat. Once aboard, feel the breeze and catch sight of different types of Cetaceans that inhabit the area. Navigate the calm seas for about an hour and a half and find the place where the Mediterranean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean. Search for dolphins here, and catch sight of their majesty and intelligence, playing in the water. The guide on board will tell you about the most relevant curiosities and characteristics of the species that you encounter, the particularities of the Strait, declared Unesco World Biosphere Reserve. After the tour, you will have again free time to continue your visit in Gibraltar, where you can take the opportunity to have lunch. Meet in the midafternoon for your return journey to the pickup point.

Torremolinos: Horse Show, Dinner Option, Drinks, & Flamenco

Torremolinos: Horse Show, Dinner Option, Drinks, & Flamenco

Experience Andalusian culture with an Andalusian horse show at Club Hípico El Ranchito every Wednesday. Meet the horses at the stables before watching an equestrian ballet performance performed since 1992 with 20 horses. Enrich your visit with an optional live flamenco show, workshop, and dinner with drinks (select the last option). The experience starts at the El Ranchito equestrian center. Come early to meet the horses, then sit down at a roofed venue to enjoy a show with Spanish music and choreographies by performers featuring a mixture of cowboy moves and high school dressage. If you need transport you can choose between different picks up points across Costa del Sol for the horse show and the option with dinner and live flamenco show, if you need further information about you can make contact with customer care support to get more help. If you choose to join the optional flamenco show, workshop, and meal, your day continues at a local restaurant before watching the flamenco show. Enjoy a welcome drink followed by a dinner with unlimited beverages and Andalusian songs typical of the region. Bear in mind that are different venues, you will need shuttle bus (available at check out) or car/taxi to move from one place to another. The adult menu includes zucchini cream soup followed by pork with sauce, chicken kebabs marinated Andalusian style, Spanish-style potatoes, and a salad. A seasonal dessert, bread, and unlimited drinks are also included (red wine, white wine, sangria, soft drinks, and mineral water. For children, dinner begins with a zucchini cream soup, then a hamburger, fries, and marinated chicken shashlik with Andalusian spices. A seasonal dessert and unlimited soft drinks and mineral water are also included. After dinner, finish your day with a 1-hour dance performance by the flamenco show company Jose Lucena, including an amazing flamenco workshop.

Benalmadena: Selwo Marina Admission Ticket

Benalmadena: Selwo Marina Admission Ticket

Fall in love with the dozens of animal species that call Selwo Marina home with this admission ticket. Visit five distinct areas: Island of Ice, Antilles, the Hollow, Amazon, and the Tropics. On the Island of Ice, visit Andalusia's first ice penguinarium and discover unique penguin species such as the king penguin from Patagonia. Afterward, travel to the Caribbean in the Antilles. Observe dolphins, sea lions, and even colorful flamingos. In the Hollow and the Amazon areas, witness the habitat of the Amazon River basin. In the Hollow, enjoy the flight of exotic birds such as macaws and cockatoos, while in the Amazon you can admire reptiles, amphibians, and tropical fish. Finally, finish your visit in the Tropics zone. Encounter exotic species such as the striking scarlet ibis or the white-headed saki, a primate native to Asia that stands out for its fur.

Málaga: Off-road Tour by 2-Seater Quad in Mijas

Málaga: Off-road Tour by 2-Seater Quad in Mijas

Explore the beauty of Malaga, the mountains of Mijas and the Costa del Sol on a fantastic guided Quad tour. Hop aboard your 2-seater quad and explore the diverse terrain of the Málaga region and spot various wildlife on your journey. Meet your guide at the local partner's base in Mijas. After a short meet-and-greet you will depart to your activity location. Once you arrive, listen to a safety briefing and instructions on the correct use of your quads before setting off on your adventure. Feel the power of the engine as you ride through country roads and mountainous terrain. Drive off-road through the wilderness and admire typical farms, farmlands, and natural landscapes. Get the opportunity to see wildlife common to the area such as horses, donkeys, sheep, and birds of prey. Take stunning photographs and videos to capture your experience in the company of a guide who will assist you at all times to make you feel as safe as possible.

From Costa del Sol or Malaga: Granada and Alhambra Tour

From Costa del Sol or Malaga: Granada and Alhambra Tour

This excursion from Málaga will lead us to discover the essence of Granada, one of the most dazzling gems of Andalusia, offers much more than the world-famous Alhambra, the most significant palace of Arab influence in Europe. You can choose to be picked up from one of the different pick-up points in Costa del Sol or Malaga at the indicated time. Enjoy a scenic drive of approximately 2 hour and a half across the mountain range of Málaga to reach the historical city of Granada. Upon arriving in Granada, you can enjoy free time to explore the Albaicín’s narrow, cobbled streets, whitewashed houses, and charming plazas and Granada city centre, such as to stroll along the Paseo de los Tristes by the Darro River and visit the Carmen de los Mártires gardens. If you choose the option of standard tour you can stop at the Mirador de San Nicolás viewpoint enjoying one of the most stunning views of the Alhambra with the Sierra Nevada mountains in the background, an iconic image that takes the breath away of any visitor. The Alhambra is the most visited monument in Spain and an essential stop for anyone visiting Granada from Malaga. If you choose the option with Alhambra tickets you have two options. Complete tour of the Alhambra and Generalife with an Official Guide, including Nasrid Palaces, Palace of Charles V, Generalife Palace, Generalife Gardens, Palatine Archaeological Area, and the Palaces and gardens of the Partal and Yusuf III. Essential tour of the Alhambra and Generalife with an Official Guide, including the Medina and Alcazaba, Palace of Charles V, Generalife Palace, Generalife Gardens, Palatine Archaeological Area, Partal Palace and gardens, and the Palace of Yusuf III. This tour does not include the Nasrid Palaces. After the free time option or the Alhambra visit, you will meet again as a whole group and return to Costa del Sol where your tour will end.

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