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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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+34 952 24 33 24

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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Not sure whether worth the drive but yes it definitely wss

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... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW 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 

Thank 188petere
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
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)

Thank Polianthus
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104 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
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 

Thank 2017Spain
Oakville, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 1 week 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 

Thank outofcite
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week 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 

Thank khaler
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week 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.

Thank rubykor
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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.

Thank Frederick D
Northern Ireland
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy road access to the top of this place with spectacular views over a very green part of southern spain. Loved it!

Thank j-ho_NI
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A stunning piece of natural beauty offering a challenging yet enjoyable ramble around some jaw dropping vistas.

Thank Tauseef M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place......go early as gets very busy to get parked...nice easy walking and great for kids to clamber over

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