VÍA VERDE DE VILLALONGA
The English train: Vía Verde de Villalonga
This old railway lines in between Villalonga to Lorcha, converted in one of the most beautiful trails for hiking in the Valencian Community. You will walk in a riverside forest, along banks of river “Serpis, passing through several tunnels and two bridge. On the halfway we will find very good preserved building, “Fábrica del Infierno” (the factory of Hell), an old hydroelectric power station. We will cross Barranc de l’Infern a declared protected landscape, we will finish at “El Racó del Duc”, a beautiful natural area rated among the best in the Valencian Community..
Ruta: The route is linear, 13 kilometers long (Map down) and easy difficulty.
We will start hiking in L’Orxa (Lorcha) and finish in Villalonga, Another village 13 kms away from start point.
A lovely beautiful and ecological hiking trails of 4-5 hours approximately, Further on, it joins that of the Serpis River, the largest in the province of Alicante and cross Barranc de l’Infern, declared a protected landscape, several kilometers later, we will arrive at the area known as “El Racó del Duc”, a natural area of great beauty, rated among the best in the Valencian Community where we also find La Fábrica del infierno, which used the river water to move the generators.
Food and drink: Bring food and drinks from home because we will walk a lot and we will not stop at any restaurant.
Suitable shoes: (sports or mountain shoes, but please no slippers)
Clothes : Wear comfortable / sports clothing. Do not forget to bring a jacket because it will cool on the top
Includes: private bus, guide
Special 10% discount with a code “VIAVLE” till Tuesday 10/11.
How can you book the trip?
We prefer if you can reserve it online,. But if you can’t, please come to office 9:00 – 14:00 (Only with already email confirmation about time) or in language exchange meeting on Thursday in Bigben. Plaza Honduras 36 (20: 30-23: 00)
Hiking description: Trail in line (Different starting point than ending)
Distance: 13 km
Level of difficulty: Easy
Hight: 290 meters
Total time: 4-5 hours
Moving time: 3-4 hours
Todos nuestro viajes están organizado por agencia de viaje COACAD, con numero de licencia. CV-m-1881-V
All our trips are organised by Travel agency, COACAD, under licence number CV-m-1881-V.