Tabernas desert - hiking trip


Discover the Tabernas Desert, a captivating destination perfect for hiking and exploring its unique landscape. This iconic desert, located in Almería, Spain, offers visitors a glimpse into its fascinating history and remarkable geological features.

Formed millions of years ago, the Tabernas Desert is renowned for its arid terrain and rugged beauty. Its unique landscape was shaped by geological processes, including the uplifting of ancient seabeds and the erosion caused by wind and water over millennia.

Today, the desert is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts seeking adventure amid its dramatic scenery. Hiking trails wind through the desert, offering breathtaking views of barren valleys, towering cliffs, and vast expanses of sand dunes. Visitors can explore ancient dry riverbeds, discover hidden oases, and marvel at the resilience of desert flora and fauna.

Beyond its natural wonders, the Tabernas Desert has a rich cultural heritage. It has served as the backdrop for numerous films and television productions, earning it the nickname "The Hollywood of Europe." Its cinematic landscapes have featured in iconic movies such as "Lawrence of Arabia" and "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade."

Whether you're an avid hiker, a nature lover, or a film enthusiast, the Tabernas Desert offers an unforgettable experience unlike any other. Come and immerse yourself in the timeless beauty and intrigue of this captivating desert landscape.

Check some pictures from a hiking trip in March 2024 - 10km trail

If you are interested we can arrange for you also 4x4 drive with a guide, guided tour on horses or guided hiking tour with a local professional guide