Gaucín - walking the "Camino de Umbría"

Date: Tuesday, 27 September 2022

A beautiful and easy to follow hiking route from Gaucín, "the Balcony of the Ronda Mountains", with stunning views to the mountains and over the coast

This easy and pleasant walk begins and ends in one of the picturesque villages of the Ronda mountains, Gaucín. Our path leads pasing cork oaks, chestnut trees and farmland, with a magnificent view over the coast and the surrounding mountains.

Gaucin Cork tree

Above the village stands the Moorish castle "Castillo del Águila", an important base and fiery fought for place at the time of the Moorish occupation and the reconquest of the Christian armies. At the end of the walk, we can enjoy some local tapas at a village bar. 

Difficulty dificultad1

easy – 7 km -  3 hours



 Please bring

Hiking shoes, sun and rain protection, and drinking water

Gaucin umbria 3

Pick up

Marbella: 9:00
Estepona 9:30

Estimated return


Price: 48€


Hiking guide, insurance and transport to starting point and back

Not included

Food and drinks

Registration required