Walking festival/Senderismo Cómpeta. 4 days of walking/ 4 días de senderismo: 3/4/5/6 October 2013 in
Cómpeta, 40 miles east of Málaga is a walkers paradise! Come and enjoy.
Each day you will have the choice between an easy walk of 2,5 – 4 hours or a moderate walk of 4,5 – 7 hours, guided or self-guided.
The walks on day 1, 3 and 4 start and end at Hotel Balcón de Cómpeta, the walk on day 2 starts and ends at the tourist office/oficina de turismo in Cómpeta.
The guided walks start at 10 a.m. You may start your self-guided walks each of these days between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. and you will receive an extensive walking description and map at the starting point.
Total costs of participation in this programme for 4 days (guided or self-guided) is: € 10,- p.p. (excl. bus transfer from the coast on day 2, ± € 3,00).
Thursday 3rd October
Easy walk ± 2,5 hours
Cómpeta – Archez – Rio frio – Roman bridge – Canillas de Albaida – Cómpeta
Moderate walk ± 4,5 hours
Cómpeta – Archez – Rio frio – Roman bridge – Rio Cajula – Cueva del Agua – Cómpeta
Friday 4th October
Walks to the beach via the ridge
Easy walk ± 4 hours
Cómpeta – Rio Lagos – Algarrobo Costa (back by bus)
Easy walk ± 5 hours
Cómpeta – Rio Lagos – Algarrobo Costa – Torre del Mar (back by bus)
Saturday 5th October
Walks to the lost village, Acebuchal
Easy walk ± 2,5 hours (this shorter walk starts and ends at El Pullido, the helicopter platform)
El Pullido – Rio Torrox – Acebuchal and vice versa
Moderate walk ± 7 hours
Cómpeta – Puerto del Collado – Rio Torrox – Collado Panduro – Collado de Paez Blanca – Acebuchal – Rio Torrox – El Pullido – Cómpeta
Sunday 6th October
Walks to Casa de la Mina
Easy walk ± 4 hours
Cómpeta – Casa de la Mina – Cómpeta
Moderate walk ± 6 hours
Cómpeta – Cerro Gavilán (firehut) – Venta Pradillos – Loma del Daire – Casa de la Mina – Cómpeta .
Each participant, who completes the 4 days, will receive a certificate from the Ayunamiento de Cómpeta.
Organization and information:
Walk Spain: www.walkspain.co.uk
In collaboration with the Ayuntamiento de Cómpeta and ***Hotel Balcón de Cómpeta.