The Caminito of the King is a step peatonal located in Málaga that passes by walls with a height of 100 m above the river. His state in the actuality is of complete abandonment largely of his route, by what goes to proceed to his rehabilitation and adecuación so that the tourists can go back to visit it.
In this case it has a long of some 4 km being part of them of access forbidden because of the landslides that have produced and the fact that several excursionistas have lost the life when trying cross. We do not forget that some zones so only have the beams, by what established a fine of until 6000 € for all that that tried to cross it.
This step began to build in the year 1901 and finalised four years afterwards, although the name of Caminito of the King was not adopted until the year 1921 when Alfonso XIII visited the zone.
The case is that the deputation of Málaga is decided to rehabilitate this step for which will be necessary an investment of 3.121.000 €. Nevertheless, the works will not begin until the year 2015.
So that this project was more attractive still, some of the zones will have hiselo of glass with the aim that the visitors can observe the desfiladero in all his dimension.
By the moment the adjudication still follows opened, although to carry the works to cape will be necessary to have a helicopter as well as personal specialised because of the risk of the place. The intention of this rehabilitation is that any person have the possibility to visit this place without running any type of danger.