Hiking - Tajo del Abanico Circular - 10km - Easy Level


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From $44.33

1 reviews   (5.00)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 2 hours

Departs: andalucia, spain

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

This is an easy, circular walk from the southern, old part of Ronda town. The Tajo del Abanico is a hidden gem - a limestone rock gorge which ends at a towering rock named “The Fan” due to its unusual shape, formed from many centuries of wind and rain erosion of the limestone rock cliffs.

The route takes us down past farmland, olive groves and almond trees. We enter holm oak forest and drop down to cross a small stream. A short climb brings us to the remains of a mediaeval cobblestone pathway, now seemingly "in the middle of nowhere". The pathway leads us into the valley gorge, where we find a low cave and the huge, fan-shaped rock which gives the gorge its name. We return through the quiet valley and past beautiful rock formations to re-enter Ronda via one of its oldest districts, the Barrio San Francisco. Here we find a bustling plaza, the mediaeval Almocobar Gate and church of Espirtitu Santu.


What's Included

Certified tour guide.


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 9 - 12
  • YOUTH: Age: 13 - 16
  • ADULT: Age: 17 - 70

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Service animals allowed
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Service animals allowed
  • Specialized infant seats are available

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

Reviews

Breathtaking
SiobhanM8599, 18-05-2022
Had a most pleasant afternoon's walking with Heather through Ronda valley, who was a wonderful guide - really knowledgeable on the area, pointing out interesting facts. The scenery was beautiful and the walk through quiet lanes and country paths. Ending at the Bodega for wine tasting which I would highly recommend.

As we were outdoors and didn't require any transport it was lovely not to require any Covid related sanitation but Heather was very diligent in ensuring we hydrated along the way as it was a hot day.

If back in the region I will definitely take another Hike with Hike & Bike.




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