We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Nice walk with great views at the top

My wife and I parked just out side Alaro, the walk through the village is nice with some... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
chippy9044
,
Colchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic hike - a must-do!

Nice, easy hike. You can choose different starting points and thus hiking distances and cover the... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2019
Mareike B
via mobile
Read all 256 reviews
All photos (314)
All photos (314)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“castle ruins”(3 reviews)
“hiking trip”(2 reviews)
“nice hike”(3 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
65°
45°
Apr
72°
52°
May
80°
59°
Jun
Contact
Alaro, Majorca, Spain
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (256)
Filter reviews
100 results
Traveler rating
75
18
4
1
2
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
75
18
4
1
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews castle ruins hiking trip nice hike mountain top wear good shoes bring water olive trees worth the effort rough road tramuntana mountains small cafe orient climb sheep mallorca track woods
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 100 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I parked just out side Alaro, the walk through the village is nice with some interesting historical context on the way up to the castle. It took us 2hrs to reach the hostal on the very top which has a cafe and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank chippy9044
Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Nice, easy hike. You can choose different starting points and thus hiking distances and cover the rest of the trail by car. Hiking boots are strongly recommended; you cannot take a stroller on the last part of the trail leading up to the mountain top....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mareike B
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Or those with mobility issues, or those with a fear of heights but OMG is it worth the walk keep going beyond the castle to the refuge it is really really worth it

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank AnnaliseE4
Reviewed January 16, 2019

The beauty of this site is not so much the castle, of which not a lot is left! but rather the spectacular views you are given of so much of the Island. For many years I have looked at this mountain as I have driven...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Wilfred Brian C
Reviewed November 22, 2018

Amazing hike with incredible views. You can choose how much of a hike you want to make it - park in the town below and add a few hours and lots of steps, park halfway up or park at the restaurant and get a good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed October 20, 2018

We started to hike from Alaro on Sunday afternoon on our arrival day and spent our first night in Mallorca in the Castell. On the way up we were meeting dozens of tourists returning from the top but at the Castle we enjoyed absolutely quiet...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank PRIma812
Reviewed October 3, 2018

It is great exercise and the view is fantastic. If you are able to want a quite a bit go for it. :-)

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Harald A
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Quite an easy walk to the castell. We left our car to Es Verger restaurant and went the trip clockwise. It took about 2 hours and we spent some time looking the castle. There is a bar/cafeteria on the top. There are no signs where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Timbaali
Reviewed September 4, 2018

This was a great way to see the surrounds and use up some energy . You need to go in the morning before it gets too hot - but stiff walk and great views made it worth the effort.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BraddyNrFrome
Reviewed August 18, 2018

I recently made the climb to the castle. It is no easy feat, and for me and my back problems, it was hard going. However, once you get to the top you are rewarded with some of the best views on the island. there is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alex J
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1,085 nearby hotels
Can Xim Hotel
17 reviews
.15 miles away
Hotel Rural S'Olivaret
169 reviews
2.17 miles away
L'Hermitage
175 reviews
2.37 miles away
Dalt Muntanya
101 reviews
2.58 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 7,299 nearby restaurants
Sa Tafona
73 reviews
.14 miles away
Vila Cinc
75 reviews
.14 miles away
Traffic
124 reviews
.15 miles away
La Isla del Gelato
36 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,994 nearby attractions
Bodega Ribas
129 reviews
2.89 miles away
Mes Aventura
74 reviews
3.14 miles away
Mallorca Wine Tours
296 reviews
3.69 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Castell d Alaro staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines