Healthy Walking – BENISSA – ERMITA de LLEUS

Tue 26 November, 2019 @ 10:00 – 11:15
Benissa ERMITA de LLEUS.
Walk ref: 2019 - 34
Walk leaders : Brian & Noelene

Duration 1hr 20min
Meeting Point Benissa ERMITA de LLEUS.
Walking Route Distance : 5,3 km Around the country lanes of Lleus area, through orchards of Almonds and pine wood.
Walking Surface Mostly well made surfaces (tarmac, concrete), but some stoney track and dirt road.Proper walking shoes required !
Ascent undulating, 4 short but some very steep hills of 50m , 110m ascent over 2,2km
Directions to Meeting Point Coming from Teulada, drive through Benissa an take the exit to Jalon.
Immediately take the turning on the left to Pinos. Just before the bridge over the AP7, there is a road to the left, signposted LLEUS. This road is parallel to the AP7 until dipping down to the left and then uphill to the right. The road twists and turns for another 1Km (IGNORE all roads and tracks on right and left) until after a downhill section a ‘Y’ junction is reached.
Take the right hand fork (sp Cami de Lleus/Casa del Maco/and a purple arrow on a concrete block).
Go down the steep hill (parallel with the AP7) for 1 Km and at the bottom take the right fork sp Casa del Maco.
After 400m take the left fork and the Ermita is 100m further on on the right.