Discover the hidden beauty of Barranco Blanco in Coín.
A paradise destination to explore and relax.
Barranco Blanco is a paradise destination located in the municipality of Coín Málaga, in the Guadalhorce region. Discover the hidden beauty of Barranco Blanco. Besides its important ecological protection, Barranco Blanco has been declared a unique place in Málaga by the Provincial Council. With its lush green landscape, crystal clear waters and impressive cliffs.
This nature reserve offers a range of activities for visitors to enjoy. Hikers can enjoy beautiful hiking trails that lead them through lush forests and picturesque landscapes. For those looking for a little more adventure. Here, visitors can descend along the cliffs and be carried away by the refreshing waters of the river.
Explore breathtaking landscapes, unique flora and fauna
For photographers, this is also an ideal place to take stunning pictures. The breathtaking landscapes and unique flora and fauna offer countless opportunities for creative photography.
Access to Barranco Blanco
To reach this enclave, you must first take the road MA-3303, with an exit about 5 kilometres from Alhaurín El Grande (in the direction of Coín). Once on this road, you will see signs indicating that it is forbidden to drive any further with a motor vehicle (due to the fire hazard). From here, you have to descend on foot along a path that runs mostly in the shade of a pine forest.
Once down, the surroundings make up for it and you soon see a small river flowing. The walk takes you upstream.
Wearing sturdy shoes is not a luxury, as the stones in the river are slippery and sometimes you have to clamber over some rocks. One moment you are ankle-deep in water, a few metres further you can be waist-deep in water.
After half an hour of walking, the river widens and there is a small lake where you can swim. By now, the water here has risen to your lips (in winter it can also be completely dry).
Hidden gem in Coín.
Barranco Blanco is a hidden gem in Coín that should not be missed. Whether you’re looking for natural beauty, adventure or just want to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, this place has it all. And all in the close proximity of Finca La Toronja.