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Don't wear flip flops

Amazing what some people will put on their feet for a semi-serious hike up to the top of a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael K
the most fantastic views at the Castell de Alaro

We were staying in Alaro and drove half way up the mountain then walked up to the top of the Puig... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Italientraveller
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“great hike” (6 reviews)
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Alaro, Majorca, Spain

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing what some people will put on their feet for a semi-serious hike up to the top of a mountain. Another tip, let the delivery vans pass on the 1.5 track road up to the restaurant otherwise they'll ride your butt the whole way. After...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We were staying in Alaro and drove half way up the mountain then walked up to the top of the Puig d'Alaro in the valley of the Orient. The walk in good walking shoes or boots is beautiful and the views when you reach the...More

Thank Italientraveller
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We drove the narrow street up to the last restaurant and after that it was a long walk in the sunshine. Up at the castle there are wonderful views over the main part of Mallorca. The can also have coffee and small dishes at the...More

2  Thank Anders A
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We walked up from Orient. Not only is the walk good (though strenuous) and the views superb but right at the top is a little café in a glorious location. How they built all the buildings up there is a mystery but the day to...More

Thank SouthWalesTraveller
Reviewed 13 May 2017

It is a great Hike from the Orient but I would suggest to drive up the mountain. Follow the signs. As you are going up the mountain be carefull the view up is amazing and I would suggest to have an automatic transmission.. it is...More

Thank Augusto V
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Hike up from Orient for the best experience. The view from the castell is amazing enough until you realize there is an old monastery/church at the very top that has a full working hostel, kitchen, and mule corral! If you have enough time, you can...More

Thank asorrell01
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I was there a couple of times. The way up is easy although one would need to have some fitness. View is tremendous. Today there was all foggy. It was still okay.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We vent on hike to Castell D'Alaró fantastic tour. You drive as far as you can, best in a small car, we found a small spot to park by the road before I got too bad. The hike is moderate for person in relativ good...More

Thank summerbird2016
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Walked up to the castle from Orient - much easier than climbing it from Alaro. The remains of the Moorish fort offer stunning views of the surrounding hills and valleys but there's more. If you climb a little further up from the fort, you will...More

Thank L8125DDpatricks
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I visited Castelld Alaro this January with my sister, we were not at all prepared for the hike :)) Someone suggested that we go see this place, we thought we are just going to drive up there and that's about it. The drive itself is...More

2  Thank Csilla K
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