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Ways to Experience Parque Natural de Penyal D'Ifach
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All reviews flip flops well worth the effort amazing views top of the rock worth the climb half way walking shoes wear good shoes take your time bring water information centre great walk worn smooth rock climbing early in the morning bottle of water calpe rock
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The first part of the walk up the hill is on pathways with barriers. When you reach the tunnel the ground ( slabs) are very slippy but there are chains on either side to hold onto. After the tunnel it’s everyone for themselves. There are...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jacqueline d
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Every year we climb the ifach, this year it was with my 67 year old dad and 10 year old daughter. They’re improving on the safety features every year. April was a nice time of year, gulls beginning to nest and cooler weather meant for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank VickyH178
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked as far as the tunnel which was relatively easy but met people coming down that said the last stretch was slippery and dangerous. We were quite happy with this view from the other side of the tunnel

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank DVAmato
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When you are in Calpe you will see that it is dominated by the Penon de Ifach, a huge rock visible from everywhere in the town, with a walk to the top! We undertook the walk on a Sunday and it was busy. It is...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank 123MCM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After three years in Calpe we finally climbed to the top. The first half is easy, an uphill stroll, but once you pass through the 100 meter tunnel things get interesting. The second half of the climb is tough and a bit dangerous, but we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank SteveVegoe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

How good this place is..... 😀 The walk to the top is relatively tough, not good for people with height issues and enjoyable all wrapped up in one place. If you're going past the tunnel please make sure you wear the appropriate footware, take water/drink...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank dric3974
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

An excellent visit, rather strenuous climb for some but the views are spectacular. It's work in progress but well worth it. I will climb it again on my next visit, marvellous

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Robert1402
Reviewed February 28, 2019

This is a must do whilst in the area, you park your vehicle in a free car park at the base of the rock and walk along a gravel pathway before arriving at the entrance to the ecological park where there are numerous breeds of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank stuart y
Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

Very good reasonably easy walk with good access BUT beware of smooth slippery section through tunnel and just after. Once through the views are truly magnificent.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Graham B
Reviewed February 15, 2019

It’s free and spectacular views , plenty of good bars and restaurants to go to afterwards , need good walking shoes,

Date of experience: February 2019
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DavidD689
August 18, 2018|
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Response from janetj987 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we went in June when it was very hot but I should think it would be pleasant in December.
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Richard W
January 12, 2017|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
I think I would agree with the previous answer. Going through the tunnel itself was tricky as it is steep and the rocks are very slippery. There is a rope handrail which is very helpful both going up and coming down the... More
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thevics2015
August 6, 2016|
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Response from isma1954 | Reviewed this property |
Si hay un estacionamiento frente al Peñón ahí puedes dejar el auto y hacer la subida...
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