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Great walk in a gorgeous nature reserve

The sierra nevada is an absolute must if you like hiking and this walk was amazing fun. Hanging... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Fantastic hike, the bridges, crawling etc make it very interesting. Tough enough if done in heat... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Dublin, Ireland
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Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
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All reviews hanging bridges the river great walk great fun the bus lower trail well worth the effort my opinion suspension bridge second half national park stunning scenery rock climbers bring enough thank god bring water an easy walk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The sierra nevada is an absolute must if you like hiking and this walk was amazing fun. Hanging bridges, rock climbers, cliffs, a cute river, high mountains and waterfalls. This walk has it all. Do look up the route though; it is easy to get...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic hike, the bridges, crawling etc make it very interesting. Tough enough if done in heat all the way to Monichil

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Reviewed 26 September 2018

Visiting here was one of the best days of my holiday. If you are coming from Granada Central, take the 183 bus from Plaza Nuevo. If you want to do things on your own don't bother with guided tours or trips that cost the earth....More

3  Thank Stephanie O
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Walk up-hill from the village of Monachil keeping to the Right side as you climb (there is an easier but uninteresting track on Left). This will take you past old and new hydroelectric plants before the climb to the bridges. After heavy rains it was...More

1  Thank DanDale
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great walk today. Some stunning scenery. Strongly advise sturdy footwear and be prepared to scramble in places. I walk a lot in Snowdonia Wales and in my opinion I wouldn’t say this is a walk for the faint hearted it’s quite tricky in...More

1  Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This is a great walk, take water as hot, but beautiful views. Cavern between rocks is challenging so sturdy footware a must.

Thank Anita A
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Nice, beautiful nature! Clean, clear water! Beautiful waterfalls! Suitable even for kids, our was 9 and 10 and they love it! They cross true every bridge and they even take a "bath" in a cold river! But in that sun, river was fresh!

Thank OnaPol P
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We took a break from going to the beach while being on vacation in Marbella. We drove for about 2hrs and reached the parking in Monachil at 10am. We started the hike at 10:15 and we were back at around 14. We had plenty of...More

2  Thank Ioana_kiki
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Very fun 9km hike across a swing bridge, through caves & the mountains. The route took us around 2 and a half hours however I believe there are alternative routes! Most of your time is spent making your way through the right paths within the...More

3  Thank James B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I enjoyed very much the walking paths in Monachil. It is a very peaceful place and also exiting with the bridges and waterfalls.

Thank Lene L
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Response from RickT2632011 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are some but as the previous person said we printed off a guide from the internet and we also read a blog about a previous trip someone made and this pointed out some of the pitfalls. It is not easy going but it's... More
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Response from Ufuk E | Reviewed this property |
1-Public Transport (Monachil) Service: 183 Frequency: Mon-Fri 16 per day; Sat 7 per day (last bus back 13:40); Sun no service Journey time: 30 minutes Departure point in Granada: Paseo de los Basilios,Tickets: buy... More