Casares - Hiking trails

Route 3: La Manga – Celima – Arroyo Hondo

Distance: 4 miles
Duration: 2 hours
Min.Height: 1.122 feets
Max.Height: 1.806 feets
Level: Moderate
Conditions: Short distance, uneven surfaces, a few steep slopes.

From Las Piletas bus parking, next to the Casares road, the path goes up for approximately 2 kilometers, reaching La Manga-Celima crossroads. From this point, the route goes down the Celima trail until it reaches the road again. After 300 meters towards the coast, the route leaves the road and turns to the right following a path that leads to the intersection with the SL-2 route through the Hondo stream. The trail turns to the right following the SL-2 route and returns to Casares.

This itinerary has stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea, Gibraltar and the mountains of North Africa. The route crosses forest areas with Cork oaks, Gall oaks and Mediterranean scrub, a typical vegetation of the Casares landscape.