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Parque Natural de la Serra Gelada

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Red ocre mine

Visited this park again and took an alternate route to have a look at the red ocre mine works... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
benisteve
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Great Walk

Everything about this walk is a delight for regular and casual walkers alike. The main trail starts... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
R2514NDnickd
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All reviews lighthouse walk light house stunning views nice walk easy walk well worth the effort early in the morning tarmac road bottle of water park entrance all ages great place to visit gentle incline main trail walk starts every turn up hill
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this park again and took an alternate route to have a look at the red ocre mine works , pathways are fairly rugged so not for everyone and some steep climbs in places but well worth taking a look.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank benisteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about this walk is a delight for regular and casual walkers alike. The main trail starts with very informative information boards and signage and the path is fully tarmacked all the way to the lighthouse. The views are fabulous and visitor centre at the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank R2514NDnickd
Reviewed December 19, 2018

I didn't read any reviews before i did this, i just fancied doing it. I got the train from Benidorm up to Albir (15mins) and found myself heading for the mast by going directly up the north side (very steep and rocky for 30 mins)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed November 27, 2018

Well maintained path to the lighttower with informative signs along the way and great views. Worth a trip on a sunny day!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018

A lovely way to spend a morning. The views over the bay are beautiful. The lighthouse was closed when we got there due to a national holiday but it didn't detract from the views.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

The walk to the lighthouse is a pleasant diversion for a couple of hours , not hard going as the gradients are reasonably gentle great views , probably best done on a cooler day.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank benisteve
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Although uphill, the walkway is very safe and level. You get beautiful views from the walkway over the bay

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SD280
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

A really nice walk to the lighthouse with amazing views over Albir, Altea and further on to Calpe. It’s a little too hot in the midst of summer as there is no shade (so take a hat)! But wonderful if the day is cooler, a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 824marku
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Free parking at park entrance. Proper asphalt road to walk on. No cover on walk so take a hat. Lighthouse is only open to visitors in mornings. You can walk around it before returning. They could do with more benches along the route, to rest....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

You enter the park by foot from city centre of Albir ore you drive by car and park free of charge. The walk is 5km return on nice and flat footpath covered with asfalt. The scenery along the walk is amazing just next to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Nils G
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liammurphy1995
November 8, 2018|
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Response from Abz92T | Reviewed this property |
Taxi is around €8, bus to Albir around €1.50 or walk. Walk is beautiful, but not easily marked out once you go past the benedo cross. It’s also a fairly strenuous walk so not suitable for young children.
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Odyssey135423
September 26, 2018|
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Response from cljung123 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! If you use Google and type in parque natural serra gelada and then look at images you will find some maps! Couldn't paste the link here... Christina
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May 15, 2018|
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Response from jayho22 | Reviewed this property |
Yes as said many times above it is totally free if you don't fancy the walk up to the start you can always get a taxi up, but always take drinks.
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