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Piko de La Concha

Absolutely amazing view BUT be careful with signage. Because of no signage we were lost twice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martina V
Prague, Czech Republic
A really tough climb

I left the refugio not really intending to climb La Concha. However as I got closer I could`nt turn... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing view BUT be careful with signage. Because of no signage we were lost twice. During the way we went up to Cruz de Juanar, it is very nice as well. We started the trip from Refugio De Juanar, there is a hotel (we...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

I left the refugio not really intending to climb La Concha. However as I got closer I could`nt turn back. This is not for the faint hearted or amateurs, Allow all day and take plenty of food and water, brilliant views all the way up...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

Reading the reviews here we prepared for a long day in the mountains. That is not necessarily the case if you are in ok shape and can walk fast for a couple of hours. We set off with a slow 50/50 walk/jog until the uphills...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Took us about 4 hours in total walking in quite fast pace with a few stops. Bring lots of water, we drank about 1,5 liters per person. Some parts of the hike is scary if you’re afraid of heights, take it easy there. If you’re...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2019

This is my view each morning from the kitchen when i'm there,it's never moved in all the years i've been there,get's a bit of cloud around it which adds interest

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dedlegmusic
Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

This is a stunning mountain and no matter which angle you look at it it’s majestic and striking. Also a great hike to the top.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

The second time I’ve done this now and still don’t get bored of the awesome views and hike. Will do this more regularly. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank PhilB0012
Reviewed April 28, 2019

Estimate 5 hours for this trip, 3 up and 2 down if you start from Mirador de Juanar ( recommended). You can also start from the Cementerio, but it is more work and another 1,5 hours upwards.The terrain and views are excellent, signs are quite...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank herbern2017
Reviewed April 24, 2019

There are two different trails, one is an actual trail that goes to the cross of Juanar, and the other is a bit more of a rough trail to the tip of the mountain, called "la concha". Juanar can be done really fast for those...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019

Uninteresting big hill. Shrubs everywhere, no wildlife, there are better ways to spend time in this Costa.

Date of experience: April 2019
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January 27, 2019|
Response from Michelle T |
The Facebook group 'Things 2 Do Marbella' have organised group hikes before, try contacting them :)
November 2, 2018|
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Response from Irishgirlabroad | Reviewed this property |
It is an open walking trail - no admission cost. Hopefully the weather will be dry and clear so you can get the best of the views !
Isabel H
September 26, 2018|
Response from ardblair |
I have a well written, illustrated, step by step guide for the walk if you want to do it "self guided". If interested, just drop me an email at walksinandalucia at gmail No charge!