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Picos de Mijas

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Address: Sierra de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
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Peter Butler

Ideal marked and signposted treks through wooded and open hillside for all levels of of walkers. Spectacular views of miles of coastline and the surrounding landscape. And for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ideal marked and signposted treks through wooded and open hillside for all levels of of walkers. Spectacular views of miles of coastline and the surrounding landscape. And for those with a passion for flora and fauna there's an abundance of species to be observed. Look up and catch sight of eagles and kestrels hovering in the warm currents scanning the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love walking here. All the walks are well signposted and easy to follow. There are different levels, times, distances and heights. The views are amazing and great for photos.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A visit to this spanish village in the mountains above the costa del sol is a must. Great views, shops, and Restraunts. Travel by local bus 1.60euro from Toromolinos

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Thank Stephen P
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited July, the trails leading up the sierra de mijas are well marked, fairly easy for the person at least of average fitness levels. Views are breathtaking, be sure to pack plenty of water and a camera. Trail shoes would be ideal, rather than full on hiking boots . A distinctive smell of rosemary greets you near the higher slopes.... More 

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Hassocks, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When staying on the costa del sol, picos de Mijas is certainly worth a visit. Beautiful views of the Mediterranean.

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Thank Edwin F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Honestly the subject says it all. Amazing. If you don't go you're seriously missing out. It can get very hot up there however and runners are recommended as you end up walking a lot.

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Thank Éibhín M
Vantaa Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

We love hiking in Spanish Costa del Sol. This was our 3rd mountain hike and the first we actually could reach the top. The 2 before we went close but had to abandon due to high wind on open mountain side (in Casares and in Nerja). We used gps points on Google map in phone to navigate our route. From... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

This is well woth a visit. If you get a bus car it is cost only 1 euro from Benalmadena. Such a very pretty village to see plenty of shops selling leathers of all kinds. Many bars & cafes & also the Donkeys there is a statue on the square where you can sit on it & take a photo,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Ran from Fuengirola via Mijas up to the top. First part up to Mijas could have been skipped, but it was fantastic trails up to Pico de Mijas which I would recommend to any runner trained for some altitude gain.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

the view is spectacular up the hill ! amazing view... you can take trips on the donkeys and move around the place, you can even eat or drink something in one of the restaurants there !

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