FUTURE sandpiper Walks

Pleasant walks along the coast for about two hours in duration and of 7 – 10 km

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Reservation is required before attending every Walk

Only paid up members of U3A International may participate
Guests are not permitted

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LAGUNA VILLAGE TO ESTEPONA

LAGUNA VILLAGE TO ESTEPONA -- Reservations Now Accepted
sandpiper Walk

The first Sandpiper walk this season is from Laguna Village to Estepona and return, using the boardwalk and bridge connecting Laguna Village to the Kempinski Hotel. Many more urbanisations and Hotels have now connected up their properties to make an interesting walk. The walk continues into Estepona town to the Orchidarium and then return.

8 Km
Easy

SAN PEDRO TO CORAL BEACH ON THE PASEO

SAN PEDRO TO CORAL BEACH ON THE PASEO
sandpiper Walk
The walk is from the far end of the Paseo at San Pedro, over the river to the boardwalk to Puerto Banus, through Banus to the clay path to Coral Beach, where, after a coffee break, the return is along a similar route. 9 Km
Easy

BENAHAVIS AQUEDUCT WALK

BENAHAVIS AQUEDUCT WALK
sandpiper Walk

This walk is a departure from a beach walk. It will start in Benahavis and follow along the boardwalk in the Benahavis Gorge, before crossing the gorge and climbing up to the old aqueduct. The walk then continues along the aqueduct before dropping down to the river and returning along a new trail by the river and then returning to the village by the boardwalk. The scenery is spectacular!

10 Km
Easy to Medium

THE BOARDWALK LA CALA DE MIJAS TOWARDS CALAHONDA

THE BOARDWALK LA CALA DE MIJAS TOWARDS CALAHONDA
sandpiper Walk

This walk includes the new very interesting boardwalk from La Cala de Mijas towards Calahonda and return. The walk is from the far end of La Cala, along the old paseo onto the new boardwalk, until it stops and then return. There will be time for coffee

6 Km
Easy

VICTOR’S BEACH TO MARBELLA WALK

VICTOR’S BEACH TO MARBELLA WALK
sandpiper Walk
The walk is between Victors Beach and Marbella Old Port and return. 9 Km
Easy

MARBELLA EAST BOARDWALK

MARBELLA EAST BOARDWALK
sandpiper Walk

The walk is from the ‘Water-skier’ in front of the Marbella Tourist Office, adjacent to Da Bruno Restaurant and will go eastward to the Old Port and then on, with a short walk on the beach, to the new Boardwalk, which is now some 2 km long. The return is on the same route.

7 Km
Easy

ISTÁN – PUERTO DE LOS BARRACONES

ISTÁN – PUERTO DE LOS BARRACONES
sandpiper Walk

This is a revised Country Walk with an easier way back into the village. Walking from the Hotel Altos de Istán, the route follows Moorish irrigation channels then heads north along a good road for about 4 Km. Then the route turns down along a track that passes through orange groves, back towards the village. About 2 km from the village the route continues up and along a contour track, giving an easier way to the village and avoiding climbing the sharp incline back into Istán.

8 Km
Medium

THE BENAHAVIS BOARDWALK AND RESERVOIR

THE BENAHAVIS BOARDWALK AND RESERVOIR
sandpiper Walk

This walk will be along the boardwalk in the Benahavis gorge and along the valley to and around the reservoir, before climbing up into Town and then return.
Meet at the Carpark by the church 2Kms before entering Benahavis.

7 Km
Easy to Medium

OJÉN VALLEYS IN REVERSE

OJÉN VALLEYS IN REVERSE
sandpiper Walk

This is a reverse Country Walk. The walk starts from Ojén Cemetery, walking along a valley above a stream accompanied by the sound of rushing water. Walking up through pine woods there is a broad track that takes us up around a wooded valley with views of the mountains and areas around Ojén. The track is all downhill from here with more beautiful views back to the Cemetery.

7 - 8 km Km
Medium

LAGUNA VILLAGE TO ESTEPONA

LAGUNA VILLAGE TO ESTEPONA
sandpiper Walk

This Sandpiper walk is from Laguna Village to Estepona and return, using the boardwalk and bridge connecting Laguna Village to the Kempinski Hotel. Many more urbanisations and Hotels have now connected up their properties to make an interesting walk. The walk continues along the new boardwalk at the back of Carrefour into Estepona town to the Orchidarium and then return.

8 Km
Easy

MARBELLA EAST BOARDWALK

MARBELLA EAST BOARDWALK
sandpiper Walk

The walk is from the ‘Water-skier’ in front of the Marbella Tourist Office, adjacent to Da Bruno Restaurant and will go eastward to the Old Port and then on, with a short walk on the beach, to the new Boardwalk, which is now some 2 km long. The return is on the same route.

7 Km
Easy

SAN PEDRO TO CORAL BEACH ON THE PASEO

SAN PEDRO TO CORAL BEACH ON THE PASEO
sandpiper Walk
The walk is from the far end of the Paseo at San Pedro, over the river to the boardwalk to Puerto Banus, through Banus to the clay path to Coral Beach, where, after a coffee break, the return is along a similar route. 9 Km
Easy

NEW ESTEPONA BOARDWALK, PASEO AND PORT

NEW ESTEPONA BOARDWALK, PASEO AND PORT
sandpiper Walk

The walk is along the new boardwalk onto the Paseo in Estepona to and around the Port and return partly through the town.

6 Km
Easy

VICTOR’S BEACH TO MARBELLA WALK

VICTOR’S BEACH TO MARBELLA WALK
sandpiper Walk
The walk is between Victors Beach and Marbella Old Port and return. 9 Km
Easy

REVERSE ISTÁN – PUERTO DE LOS BARRACONES

REVERSE ISTÁN – PUERTO DE LOS BARRACONES
sandpiper Walk

This is the reverse of the revised Country Walk in and around Istan. Walking from the Hotel Altos de Istán, the route goes down into the village and out the other side along a contour track and then gradually climbs up to a good road that heads south and leads back to Moorish irrigation channels that lead back to the village. There is a steep climb back to the Hotel carpark

7 Km
Medium

LAGUNA VILLAGE TO ESTEPONA

LAGUNA VILLAGE TO ESTEPONA
sandpiper Walk

This Sandpiper walk is from Laguna Village to Estepona and return, using the boardwalk and bridge connecting Laguna Village to the Kempinski Hotel. Many more urbanisations and Hotels have now connected up their properties to make an interesting walk. The walk continues along the new boardwalk at the back of Carrefour into Estepona town to the Orchidarium and then return.

8 Km
Easy