Hiking Castro Castle + Caves of San José
Hiking Castillo de Castro + Cuevas de San José (optional)
This time we are going to a beautiful Castillo de Castro. One of the most impressive routes in the Sierra Espadán. We will start in Alfondeguilla, pass through Fonteta ravine (barranco de la Fonteta) to the castle and walk in the cork oak forests.
The castle construction is of Arab origin and it is also called Castillo de Alfondeguilla and was used by the Romans as a watchtower. The castle is located on the crest of the Sierra de Espadán at an altitude of 787 metres.
After a walk of almost 2 hours, we will arrive to the castle where you can admire the remains of the wall, the tower and the roman time aqueduct. We will take the PR 138, to arrive to the castle, you can also have access to this castle from same trek from the village of Chovar (the water of consum)
distance: 11 km
level of difficulty: medium
height: almost 787 meters
total time: 4 hours
calzado adecuado (deportivo o de montaña, pero no zapatillas)
Until wednesday: 26€ After wednesday 28€
Group of 5 or more: Until wednesday: 25€ After wednesday 27€
Save 2€ until Wednesday (Price – 2€)
Includes: Private transport, Guide, insurance and the best organization.
Does not include entrance to the caves (private boats): 10 euros (To be paid in the bus) *We will have the boats reserved for us.
Special discounts of 5% – use the promo code “LANGUAGEEXCHANGE”