Frequently Asked Questions

1 .- Where do I meet up with the guides of Aloratur?
The meeting point with the guides is at the Kiosko reastaurant (North access), situated on the banks of the Conde de Guadalhorce reservoir.

All our guides will be wearing a red waistcoat with the Aloratur company logo.

We highly recommend visitors to use Google Maps to reach the designated meeting point. Once there, parking spaces are available in the vicinity. Should you not find a space, then a private two-euro per day car park can be found
400 metres further up the road.

All participants should be at the meeting point at least 20 minutes prior to the
stipulated meeting time.

2 .- Where should I park?
The best option is in the vicinity of the Kiosko Restaurant.

On completion of the tour, shuttle busses run every half an hour to and from the North and South areas.

The bus stop is situated 300 metres further up the road from helmet drop off.

3.- How do I return to my vehicle if I parked it at the North access?
Shuttle busses running every half an hour leave from the South exit will take you back
to the north entrance. The fare is 1.55 euros and can be paid direct to the driver
4.- Can the walk be done in both directions?
The walk can only be done in one direction (from north to south) and turning back is
not permitted.
5.- How do I reach the Caminito del Rey by road?
6.- How long is the trek?
The round trip is 8 kilometres long, 2 of which are part of the access route to the
control point and the official start to the Caminito. The two wooden walkways and the beautiful walk through the interior secluded valley take up 4 km and a final two- kilometre-trek from the exit of the walkway to helmet drop off complete the total 8km.
7.- How long does the route take?
The Aloratur guided tour takes approximately three hours. If you choose to do the trek without a guide it takes two hour to complete on average.
8.- Is it necessary to show your identity card or passport together with your entrance reservation?
No, this is not necessary. Only your entrance reservation is necessary.
9.- If you are accompanied by underage participants, should I carry documents to justify the minor´s age?
Yes, should this be the case, then some sort of age justification for the minor is necessary as it may be needed at the control point of the Caminito.
10.- Is the use of selfie sticks, crutches or hiking sticks allowed on the tour?
No, for safety reasons all of the above are strictly forbidden.
11.- What are the age restrictions for the Caminito?
Participants must be 8 years old or over.
12.- Can I do the tour accompanied by my pet?
No pets are allowed for safety reasons.
13 .- I have booked my Caminito tour together with my accommodation. On what day and time is my tour booked for?
Your Caminito Tour will take place on the following day to your arrival and entrance to the visit is stipulated between 9:30 and 11:00.
14.- When should I check in?
The reception desk is open from 16:00 to 22:00 hours.

Should you be arriving later than 22:00 hors, please contact us for further information.

15.- What should I do if I cannot attend my Caminito Tour but I have tickets?
Aloratur will allow you to cancel your visit 48 hours previous to your entrance time
with no surcharge.
16.- What happens if when booking date and time there is only 1 space to reserve?

If at any time you only give the option to reserve 1, it means that it is the availability that we have left, reservations are NOT made one by one.

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Detailed information on the activities we offer in the «activities» section

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