Garganta Verde is one of the most spectacular descents in Andalucía, making for a incredible adventure holiday in Andalucia and Spain.
It is located within the most protective area in the Grazalema Nature Reserve.
Thanks to the characteristics of this canyon and to our qualified and professional guides, this is an easy, spectacular and fun activity that everybody can enjoy.
Sierra de Grazalema Nature Reserve (Reserve category: A), Zahara de la Sierra, Cádiz
Our adventure holiday in Spain descent begins with an approximation trekking to the depths of the gorge and coming out to the stunning Ermita, a huge cavity in constant formation, where we will appreciate the fanciful shapes formed by the stalactites and stalagmites.
From this moment on, the most attractive and adventurous part of the trip will begin. A series of rappels, natural slides, and zip-wires will take us to the Bocaleones River course, going through deep pools and incredible geological formations until discovering the crystalline water springs rising in the stone. The aquatic part of the Garganta Verde canyon starts here.
Garganta Verde Complete Descent
Interest: Maximum environmental protection reserve area. Extraordinary value of its landscapes, views of the Park. Birds observation (vulture nest).
Zahara de la Sierra, town belonging to the Pueblos Blancos Route.
Distance and duration (approx.):
Approximation on foot: 30 minutes, in a sharp descent.
Ravient lenght and duration: 5 - 6 hours, depending on the group.
Full time, including preparations and transport of cars: 8 hours (approx.).
Duration: The whole day.
Technical difficulty: Low - Medium.
Physical difficulty: Medium - Low. You have to be used to walk through stony paths, and also being be able to swim.
Recommendations: Sport footwear or mountain boots with a marked drawing on the sole, impermeable and comfortable clothes, swimming costume, spare clothes and towel. Suntan cream.
Optional service: Digital photography. Additional transfer service in case of clients without their own vehicle. (lineal route).