Hiking at the Country House Hotel with charm Es Moli-Deia-Majorca
There are many fabulous coastal, mountain and plain routes through The Sierra de Tramuntana. The Country House Hotel with Charm Es Moli, in Deia has prepared a series of itineraries of different difficulties for 2013. The guided walks take place twice a week. We kindly request our clients to contact reception at
for prices and to make a booking.
We recommend that you bring: mountain or trekking boots, adequate clothing for the weather conditions, a hat, sun protection, plenty of water and a mobile phone (with a charged battery). Some excursions give walkers a chance to have a swim in the sea. And don’t forget to bring your camera!
Excursions recommended for 2013 are:
Excursion: ALARÓ CASTLE
Description: Get ready for a great trekking adventure! The walk istself is fairly easy and it is rewarded by truly spectacular views from the castle at the top.
Our tour begins in the tranquil Orient valley, includes a visit to the ruins of Alaró Castle, and finishes in the village of Alaró.
Walking Time: +3 hours
Distance: 8 km
Excursion: FINCA GALATZÓ
Description: The "Puig de Galatzó", with its pyramid shape, stands out above the other peaks on the southern end of the mountain range. This itinerary is more interesting than the normal route, because it is a loop route that crosses forests and affords panoramic views. The walk is set around the Northern part of the estate alongside the "Torrente de Galatzó" and also has great ethnogrpical and archeologial landscapes.
Wakling Time: 3hours 15 minutes
Distance: 4,5 km
Excursion: SANT ELM
Description: We set off from the village of Sant Elm in the south west of the island. We start walking along wide paths and tracks and then enter some delightful. We follow the soft woodland path uphill and continue along a narrow costal path along old terrace walls. We fallow the track down to the Monastery "Sa Trapa" and take a wander around the old buildings, one of which is the old community windmill. There are a couple of viewing points from which you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the coast and Sa Dragonera. Then we continue our walk for a short while until we reach the "Coll de ses Animes", from which we get completely different panoramic views from a height of almost 400m. From here we descend into the Sant Elm valley via a wide windy track with fabulous views ahead of us all the way.
Walking Time: 3 hours
Distance: 8 km
Excursion: CUBER RESERVOIR
Description: This spectacular and unforgettable walk with views all way, downhill is easy to enjoy the views ahead of you all the way. Starting point is Cúber reservoir, which we walk emjoying the open mountain scenery and following an easy track into the woods and along the paths of the Ofre estate- Spectacular views from the top: you can see right over to the Bay of Palma, as well as the Bay of Alcudia and the east of the island. With binoculars you can even spot the Castle of Alaró perched at the top of the Puig d´Alaró! The trail follows the torrent of Biniaraix, we eventually arrive at the pretty village of Binairaix,where we pass the old village.
Walking Time: 4 hours
Distance: 14 km