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We started to hike from Alaro on Sunday afternoon on our arrival day and spent our first night in... read more

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PRIma812
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It is great exercise and the view is fantastic. If you are able to want a quite a bit go for it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed today

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

Thank PRIma812
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Harald A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Timo V
Reviewed 4 September 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.

Thank BraddyNrFrome
Reviewed 19 August 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

Thank Alex J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Don't be intimidated by road. It sucks, but you are going in the right direction. I parked at the restaurant. You can drive further and people do. An hour walk from the restaurant. Its a strenuous trek. Water is a must. Impressive views through out...More

Thank Sam E
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

hard walk up, but worth it. we stopped at the restaurant and walked from there. you could keep going with tge car, but the road is terrible

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This is a hike that most can complete. It is strenuous and in combination with the summer heat you will get a healthy perspiration going. We drove to the restaurant and hiked from there around 9AM, which seems about right to avoid the worst heat...More

2  Thank Kim N
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We parked in the village of Alaro and started our hike from there. Allow yourself a minimum of 2 hours up and 2 hours back for this hike. There are some amazing views both on the way up to the castell and when you get...More

1  Thank Niall M
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

We have done this walk several times. We park on the outskirts of Alaro town and walk from there. We usually ser off early between 8 to 9am. It’s mainly uphill going (mainly following the rough road with the odd cut through) and will take...More

2  Thank ABird417
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