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Serious mountian walking

This mountain walk starts near Refugio de Juamar which is at an elevation of over 900m so all one... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RobbieBStockport
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Stockport
Doable hike for a grandma in April

My husband and I, in our 60s and in fairly decent shape, hiked up about 3/4 of the way to the top... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
sonshine-lover
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Lansing, MI
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“great walk” (4 reviews)
“hiking sticks” (2 reviews)
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Marbella, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This mountain walk starts near Refugio de Juamar which is at an elevation of over 900m so all one has to negotiate is a 18 kilometre return walk with an ascent and descent of about 350m to the summit of La Concha. Once there the...More

Thank RobbieBStockport
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

My husband and I, in our 60s and in fairly decent shape, hiked up about 3/4 of the way to the top. My legs got wobbly, and I was afraid that going to the summit would make it difficult for me to get back down,...More

1  Thank sonshine-lover
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

great experience, incredible views of marbella as well as gibraltar and in very clear weather even the coastline of africa

2  Thank Olivia B
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

You can walk fairly far up to a balcony overlooking Marbella and beyond to the mountians of Morocco. Well worth visit but wear suitable foot wear and take a hat

1  Thank Stewart1234567
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is most beautiful mountain! it sets the backdrop of Marbella. I am from South Africa and find the terrain very similar to what we have here. absolutely fantastic.

2  Thank Wenwin01
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Whenever some has taken the one and a half hour trip by foot to go up to the La Concha (there is a parking lot on the road to the top), one will have a very, very nice view over the coastline and the city...More

4  Thank traveltheworld765
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Suggestions addressed to the town-hall o ayutamiento : would suggest you to do a risk assessment in order to improve and make this place more user friendly for more people to enjoy this fantastic site. Creo que ustedes del Ayutamiento tendrían que hacer el viaje...More

10  Thank SungDji
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Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I️ originally thought we would do a shorter hike but we decided we would try to make it to La Concha. Some of the Trail is easygoing but there are sections going thru a variety of sizes of rocks that make you have to pay...More

3  Thank mfctennis
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Beautiful climb and stunning views once you approach the summit. They advertise this as a "family day out", i have to disagree. The walk 2/3 of the way is average difficulty although it can be a bit steep, needing your hands in places. The last...More

6  Thank warren s
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

If you like hiking you should not miss to have a walk up at ja concha, even if you don’t want to go to the top. The views you get from up in the mountain down to the coast are really worth the effort

1  Thank Isabell v
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AzizDC
19 March 2018|
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Response from SungDji | Reviewed this property |
Good answer but you can't; you may stay at the hotel next to the parking. I would recommend to start early the walk to end on a good lunch. Get ready to climb, enjoy !
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Sukhi_Singh_1
11 May 2017|
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Response from Livia T | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on where you are... Roughly speaking, it takes about 15 to 20 minutes to go from Puerto Banus to the mountain... driving.
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