Gines - Xirles - Guadalest River

This hiking trail in Alicante, is a small circular route that starts from the Guadalest River bridge, where is the restaurant "El Riu" and the "Museum of Historical Vehicles". A highly recommended route for those who are not used to long walks. Hiking trail in the Guadalest Valley, where you go to enjoy landscapes of Mediterranean pine forest and crop fields Medlar. Also going to visit two small hamlets, the first one Gines, belonging to El Castell de Guadalest and the second one, Xirles belonging to Polop de la Marina.

Hiking in Alicante (Spain): Gines - Xirles - Rio Guadalest

This hiking trail in Alicante, has a cumulative elevation high level of 270 meters only, is a very simple route, since it has only 12.6 kms, that will take you approximately 3.30 hours. It is of great beauty, and that elapses between Mediterranean pine forest and crop fields medlars. There are two special points, two hamlets, Gines & Xirles

 You can download the gps track from

 Do not forget that in your stay in Cases Noves will give you a detailed sheet with all the information and you also have at your disposal maps of Guadalest Valley.

Important to consider:

  • Circular trail
  • Trail distance: 12,6 kms
  • Accum. height uphill: 270 m.
  • Minimun height: 138 m.
  • Maximun height: 379 m.
  • Duration: 3,30 hrs.
  • Difficulty level: Easy
  • Ask for map of Guadalest Valley