Marbella announces mountain climb on the Costa del Sol

A very difficult climb: The Subida a la Concha Credit: Wikiloc

MARBELLA Town Hall has announced that on March 8, within the program ‘Salidas a la Naturaleza’, the Subida a la Concha will take place.

Subida a la Concha follows a route of high difficulty with 13 kilometres and an approximate duration of 8 hours. People interested in participating in the activity must register, starting next March 2, at 9 a.m., on the municipal website. Being a route of high difficulty, it is necessary to have a good physical condition to tackle the mountain. On the day of the activity, the departure of the bus will take place at 8 a.m. from the Bulevar San Pedro Alcántara and, at 8.15 a.m., from the Parque de la Alameda de Marbella. The start of the route will be at 9 a.m. and the end is expected at 5 p.m. It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes, a cap, sun cream, coat and footwear suitable for walking in the mountains, as well as hiking poles for all participants, especially for those who have a knee problem. It will also be necessary to bring your own breakfast, lunch and plenty of water.


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