The great forest of the Costa Blanca

Font Roja Natural Reserve

Length Distance Difficulty Slope
3,5h 7 km Low 350m

The aim of this route is to offer you the opportunity to get to know the Costa Blanca from a completely different point of view: l'Alcoià.

We will visit the Natural Reserve of Font Roja located in the north of the province an enclave with an excellent representation of forest where we can observe its diverse array of deciduous trees.

We shall also enter into its history to discover how its inhabitants took advantage of its unique natural resources throughout the centuries. We are able to visit 18th century snow wells used for the production of ice.

After 3 hours of being completely immersed in mother nature we will recharge our batteries in a specially selected restaurant perfectly combining tradition and excellence. You will enjoy dishes typical of this area prepared with elaborate care, such as homemade bread filled with wild mushrooms and chestnuts, salads with seasonal vegetables fruits and flowers to name but a few.

To round off your journey you might wish to extend your day by booking a visit to an excellent bodega in order to sample its cultivated delights and to appreciate the importance of the area’s labour. This is available at a small extra charge.

This excursion allows you to lose yourself in the forest of Alcoi enriched with incredible environment and sample its gastronomy steeped in tradition and unique produce.

Details

  • 08:30-09:30 Pick up from your accommodation *
  • 10:00 Start guided hike by our Tour leader
  • 11:30 Break for snack
  • 14:00 Lunch at our selected restaurant
  • 18:00 Transfer to accommodation of client and end of the journey
  • * Exact time to be determined depending of your location

Prices by number of people

  • 100 € by person. (VAT incl.)(4 to 8 people groups). Check price for a different number of participants.

Price includes

  • Transfers from your accommodation (*) to the area to visit
  • Full guide service throughout
  • Personal insurance
  • Mid morning snack
  • 5 course traditional lunch (set menu).

Price not includes

  • Visit the Bodega (Additional extra. Booking optional)

(*) Check here for pickup locations included in the price. For other locations please contact us.