El Berro is a serrana village situated to about an altitude of 600m just at the limit between the municipalities of Alhama and Mula. Their origins as a village are related at the end of the 18th century, but the area has archaeological evidence of more than 7,000 years of history.
SIERRA ESPUÑA, Parque Regional. Murcia
HIKING THROUGH THE MOST BEAUTIFUL ROUTES
TRAILS SELECTED FOR THEIR GREAT NATURAL BEAUTY AND CULTURAL ATTRACTION WITHIN THE TERRITORY OF SIERRA ESPUÑA
ESPUSENDAS, a major trekking project in the Sierra Espuña Territory that starts with 5 circular routes through the interior and surroundings of the Regional Park. Walking through these paths offers you the opportunity to enjoy natural places of great value, including beautiful panoramas, local cuisine, the history, people and wonderful customs. You can participate in available activities such as active tourism and ecotourism and enjoy a variety of rural experiences.
The exit points of all the trails are located next to rural lodgings that adhere to the directives of the European Charter of Sustainable Tourism. A high-quality experience is therefore assured during your stay. The routes can be followed by the individual or take advantage of the knowledge of the professional team of guides with more than 25 years of experience in showing visitors from around the world why Sierra Espuña is such a special place.
Some routes offer sports opportunities of differing duration and level of difficulty. With a duration of 3.5 to 5.5 hours, we can choose the most attractive activity to best suit your needs – none of which can disappoint!
After crossing the dense pine forest of Las Alquerías, rest while you get to gaze at the sea from the viewpoint of Pilón. Visit an authentic mountain town like El Berro, be amazed by the imposing Leyva Valley, discover the curious history of Sierra Espuña and the Pozos de la Nieve. When visiting the peak of Pedro López reaching an altitude of 1,568m, one can almost touch the clouds and feel the grandeur of the forests of the north slope and taste the culinary delights of Casas Nuevas. A surreal experience is often described like a visit to the moon because the appearance of Barrancas de Gebas…
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Espusendas-EN | ALL ROUTES
This route begins in the denso pinar de Las Alquerías, fruit of the forestry hydrological restoration at the end of the xix century directed by the illustrious Ricardo Codorníu from Cartagena and other mountain engineers.
It is one of the most characteristic and surprising trails within protected landscape surrounding the barbecues of Gebas. The hidden wonders of Murcia is close and can be enjoyed by all.
Route PR-MU 78 constitutes one of the most agreeable and attractive visits to the deep pinares of the escarpadas hills of Perona and forest. It gradualy follows the layout of a forest track located in a large part of the route to about an altitude of 700m.
Pedro López boasts an altitude of 1,568m, the second highest summit of Sierra Espuña. The position of this route enables walkers to enjoy beautiful views of the valley. The magnificent 360º panoramic view ensures a treat of spectacular sunsets.