I never thought I would enjoy this hike but I've been there twice now and will probably go again. A worthy extension (covered in Alan Kane's guide) is to traverse out to the unnamed, and uncrowded, towers to the south.
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe