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El Torcal Natural Park

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Address: Ctra. A-7075 km 42, 29200, Antequera, Spain
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A beautiful expanse of land decorated by dramatic natural rock formations.

A beautiful expanse of land decorated by dramatic natural rock formations.

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if you're close anyway, don't miss this park! beautiful landscape, nice little hiking path. however, don't expect any serious day's hikes. i guess this should in general be also... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

if you're close anyway, don't miss this park! beautiful landscape, nice little hiking path. however, don't expect any serious day's hikes. i guess this should in general be also possible in this natural park, but you probably need to make some inquiries regarding this beforehand

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Delray Beach, Florida
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting rock formations and an easy hike. If you'd like; you can also experience some more challenging hiking and rock-scrambling with phenomenal views.

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Durham, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The views are spectacular. The pancake rocks, a telltale sign that this high altitude place was underwater, are kind of mind boggling. To maximize your understanding, a guide with a naturalist will really enhance your visit.

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drove there wondering if worth the trip but the scenery there & leaving there was spectacular. However the view from the top was breathtaking! Did 2 short walks from the Visitor centre - the first easy & great views over valley (apparently you can see the Mediterranean but today was too smokey) & the second a bit more demanding &... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see great location get a guide to see all the sights on a 1.5 hour tour ( try sendero sur or southern track guides)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a free carpark at the top, but only if you arrive early (we went at 10am) as it gets full quickly and then you have to park at the bottom and wait for the shuttle bus (or hike 3km uphill) The Visitor Centre has some info and the usual overpriced gift shop. The toilets could do with a... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am a geologist and I must say the explanation of these formations was very well done...but the walks were the highlight. I would have like to see some of the larger fossils displayed as these are impressive.The bus transport was excellent and necessary if you did not wish to walk 6km to and from the parking lot. While we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've lived in Seville, Spain for 8 years now and I can honestly say this is one of the best things I have done in Andalucia. El Torcal is stunning - perfect for families as there are several paths you can take depending on how far you want to walk. We were lucky with the weather and it made it... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing rock formations to look at & very pleasant walk with teens. Though it was sunny, the weather can be changeable and paths a bit hard for some. So come prepared.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It had been years since las time I've visited. Definitely the drive to get here, only drawback is you might not be able to drive to the visitor center at the top. The views are amazing, the rock formations are quite a site, I definitely recommend visiting if you are in the area.

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