FUTURE HILL WALKS
Challenging Hill and mountain walks varying in distance from 8 to 14 kms
Reservation is required before attending every Walk
Only valid members of U3A International may participate
Guests are not permitted
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This walk is to the peak of Monte Mayor (579m), starting from Benahavís village. At the summit there are uninterrupted views of the coast from Marbella to Estepona which has given the site its valued strategic position throughout history.
This is a varied terrain walk which takes in great views across the coast. There will be steep paths and ridges to climb. The route will lead to the Mirador del Gitanos. During wet periods there may be some streams to cross.
Medium to Heavy
This is a circular walk mainly on a good, wide track, going through mixed woodland, to the site of the vulture restaurant where griffon vultures are fed by the Ayuntamiento. The walk reaches a point with fantastic views of Estepona and beyond.
This walk reaches a point with great views of Marbella, Puerto Banús and across to Gibraltar on a clear day. There is some climbing particularly at the beginning of approx. 200 metres.
The walk starts by following the Camino Forestal into the pine forest and up to the Fuente del Acebuche (wild olive spring) eventually leading to the Forest Guard’s house where there is a stop to admire the spectacular views of the Guadalhorce Valley.
This walk is to the top of the iconic La Concha.This is a long and at times difficult walk with some steep ascents and descents, as well as narrow stretches with big drop-offs. This walk is not for the fainthearted nor those without good stamina.