If you are one of those people who enjoy nature, pure air and observe the movement of animals and the leaves of plants, this entry is for you. There is nothing better than planning a trip through the different paths offered by the trails and forests. Therefore, we are going to propose that you make some of the options offered by hiking in Alicante. Also, taking advantage, you can explore different routes making excursions with your loved ones.
If the Valencian Community is full of something, and especially Alcoy, it is from the different mountains of Alicante, which you can visit and explore all day long. As it could not be otherwise, at the end of the day you will want to relax in a warm corner that shelters you. But do not worry, because there is nothing better than resting in a hotel in Alicante, which will offer you the best services.
One of the impressive routes you could do is the Barranc del Cint. Does the Sierra de Mariola sound like? Well, it divides the districts of L’Alcoià and Comptat (Condado de Cocentaina), belonging to Alicante, in the Vall d’Albaida and Bocairent regions.
At the top of the mountain, you will find its highest peak, the so-called Montcabrer, which reaches 1,390 meters in height. And, as we told you, the Barranc del Cint route is located right there, separating the entire mountain range from Alt de les Pedreres, a point that reaches 1,056 meters.
It is an easy route that does not require very great physical efforts. It can take you about three hours to travel its nine kilometers. At points more than 200 meters high, you can find the griffon vultures. The perfect opportunity to appreciate its beauty. Also, at the summit you will have reached the point dedicated to San Cristóbal, where you will see up close the metal cross that can be seen from the city.
Also keep in mind that, depending on your purpose, you can find routes through Alicante with more or less difficulty. Do not forget that the Sierra de Mariola includes a complex that includes the municipalities of Alcoy, Muro de Alcoy, Cocentaina, Agres, Alfafara, Bocairente and Bañeres. Then, you will have numerous options.
These are just some of the ideas from which to take advantage of nature offered by the province. But there are many more things you can do if you are a lover of pure air, the countryside, the mountains of Alicante and hiking in Alicante. In addition, you can always rest assured that after a day of excursions and physical exercise, you will arrive at a relaxing bath in a rural hotel in the interior of Alicante.