Darro River Hike from Granada

Darro River Hike from Granada

Starts in: Granada Available: Every day (varies seasonally)
Guided Tour
7 hour tour
$329per group
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Darro River Hike from Granada Highlights


Discover the gypsy caves at Sacromonte and more about their lives in Spain


Relax in the pastoral Andalusian countryside on this escape for the day


Trek along the Darro River between towering mountains outside the city


See the lost building of Granada with the help of your local guide

Why we chose this tour

Our Darro River Hike from Granada explore hidden paths and untold stories of this beautiful city, outside the hustle and bustle of the center. You'll get your heart pumping and your mind cleared as you marvel at the natural beauty of this area and explore its rich history. This tour is available every day, with seasonal variations, and leaves with guaranteed departures.

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Darro River Hike from Granada Itinerary

Meet in Granada
  • Meet your local guide at Plaza Nueva in Granada.
Guided Hiking Tour of the Darro River
  • Your day starts at the oldest plaza in the city, the misnamed Plaza Nueva, as you follow a trickle of water out of the city along the historic city streets.
  • Head along the Paseo de los Tristes, a traditional funeral promenade, on your way to the gypsy caves of Sacromonte where flamenco dance has its historic roots.
  • Leave the city proper and pass along a dirt road lined with winding olive groves and learn more about the fertile land that has made olive oil so important to Spain's culture and economy.
  • Pause at the Cortijo Jesus de Valle, a historic Jesuit building and old agricultural center that's now abandoned, before returning back to the city.
  • Return to Plaza Nueva after your 15 kilometer trek, and head to a nearby restaurant to enjoy a well-earned rest and refreshment!
Drop off in Granada
  • You will be dropped off at the same location you were picked up from.
NB - all timings on Darro River Hike from Granada are approximate
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Important Details

Expert guide as you hike from the city
Insider tips
Lunch and drinks
Personal travel insurance
What to Bring
Walking Shoes
Essential Information
Difficulty: 3 / 5 (this is a 15km walk along dirt paths)
Hike Duration: 7h
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