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A nice visit

I enjoyed the walk, it is doable with very small children, just take it slow :-) My parents loved... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DeesGeeMe
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Sydney, Australia
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Great trip

Stunning views from the top of the castle with a sheer drop on the far side at the cliff face! Not... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
JDK9699
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Alaro, Majorca, Spain

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed the walk, it is doable with very small children, just take it slow :-) My parents loved the local berried "madroños" which they couldn't stop eating along the way.

Thank DeesGeeMe
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stunning views from the top of the castle with a sheer drop on the far side at the cliff face! Not much room on the track getting up there with the car but well worth the effort. Some great walks up to the castle as...More

Thank JDK9699
Reviewed 18 July 2017

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
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