Trek from Cómpeta to Alfarnatejo

Trek Cómpeta to Alfarnatejo with luggage transport 8 days/7 nights: Є246 per person.

Do you want to walk in Andalucia? Do you want to see some truly spectacular scenery and get out into the wilds but without carrying your luggage? Then this is an ideal arrangement. The first 3 nights you will stay in our pension Hadriano in Cómpeta, on day 4 begins the trek through a beautiful trail along Canillas de Aceituno and Alcaucin to the Ventas Zafarraya where you overnight in a Spanish hostal, on day 5 you walk via the GR7 to Alfarnatejo where you will stay the next 3 nights in a B & B of a hospitable Dutch couple, Denise and Arend. The area around Alfarnatejo is called the small Pyrenees. Also here fantastic walking can be done.


This trek is suitable for anyone with a good health and some walking experience.

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The program:

Day 1: arrival Cómpeta, transfer of bus stop, acclimatize in the village, possibly small introductory walk 1 to 2 hours, overnight pension Hadriano.

Day 2: walk in the nature reserve over Canillas de Albaida 4 hours, overnight pension Hadriano.

Day 3: transfer to Fabrica de la Luz, walk to the Puerto Blanquillo and back via the mule track to Cómpeta 5 hours, overnight pension Hadriano.

Day 4: transfer to La Rahije, walk via Canillas de Aceituno and Alcaucin to Ventas Zafarraya ±6½ hours, overnight in hostal Aqui te quiero ver, your luggage will be brought from Cómpeta to the Ventas Zafaraya.

Day 5: walk via the GR7 to Alfarnatejo ± 6 ½ hours, overnight in B & B El Aguila Libre, your luggage will be brought from Ventas Zafarraya to Alfarnatejo.

Day 6: walk in the vicinity of Alfarnate and Alfarnatejo ± 5 hours or possibly a day of rest, overnight in El Aguila Libre.

Day 7: spectacular walk to the Tajo de Gomer ± 5 hours, overnight in El Aguila Libre.

Day 8: departure from Alfarnatejo, transfer to the bus stop Alfarnatejo or Colmenar.


You are free what and where you are going to eat. In pension Hadriano in Cómpeta you may cook yourself or go out for a meal in one of the many tapas bars or restaurants in the vicinity. Hostal Aqui te quiero ver has a bar / restaurant (not expensive). Also in Alfarnatejo you can choose: there are some restaurants in the village, but also Arend and Denise make a good dinner (and inexpensive). Breakfast is included on day 6, 7 and 8.

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Individual 8-day walking arrangement Є246 per person (minimum 2 persons).

Included in the price

All overnight stays in those accommodations in 2-person rooms with private bathroom (at El Aguila Libre 2 bathrooms in the hallway), breakfast on day 6, 7 and 8, the mentioned local transfers, luggage transport from Cómpeta to Ventas Zafarraya and thence to Alfarnatejo , walking directions (with GPS markings) and maps.

Not included in the price

Not included in the price: the journey from abroad to Cómpeta bus stop, return journey abroad from the bus stop in Alfarnatejo or Colmenar, other meals.


We recommend to buy a return ticket to Málaga airport. Many cheap flights are available to Málaga airport. Every half hour a bus leaves the airport to the central bus station of Málaga (bus line 19, travelling time ± 20 minutes, fare €2). From the bus station Málaga a bus departs to Cómpeta (Loymer bus): on weekdays at 11.30, 13.15 and 18.30 hours, on Saturday at 13.15 and 18.30 pm and on Sunday at 10.30 and 20.15 hours (travelling time ± 1½ hours, fare €4.10.

For the return journey: from Colmenar the bus departs daily to Málaga at 7.15, 8.00, 9.15, 10.15, 14.15, 16.15 and 18.45 hours (travelling time ± 45 minutes, fare ± €2.

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