(44) Playa Paraiso-Callao Salvaje Return (Adeje)

Route Summary
A short and enjoyable return walk along the pretty coast between Playa Paraiso and Callao Salvaje. A good choice for a relaxed Sunday stroll, or when hot weather dictates that a sea breeze is called for.

Duration: 2 hours

Route Overview
Duration: 2 hours
Transport/Parking: Titsa 371 from Los Cristianos to Playa Paraiso.
Parking on Avenida Adeje 300, near the start.
Length: 5.120 km / 3.20 mi
Height Gain: 149 meter
Height Loss: 149 meter
Max Height: 30 meter
Min Height: 2 meter
Surface: Smooth. Presently, a 600 m unpaved section approaching
Callao Salvaje.
Child Friendly: Yes.
Difficulty: Easy.
Dog Friendly: Yes, on leads.
Refreshments: Numerous options in either resort.

 

Description
This is an easy and pleasant coastal stroll between the two small resorts at the western edge of Costa Adeje, made possible now by a new bridge over the barranco at the western edge of Playa Paraiso. Most of the route is on paved surfaces, and there are plans to pave the rough 600m section, on the cliff-top approaching Playa de Ajabo in Callao Salvaje. With the advent of the Hard Rock hotel complex and other luxury hotel developments, Playa Paraiso is finally shedding its tired image and now can actually boast a couple of small, pretty beaches, to live up to its name. The new beach bar and sandy beach at Callao Salvaje signal that this long-standing resort, much favoured by French and British ex-pats is also on an upward curve. All in all, this is a far prettier walk than you once might have imagined!

 

Links:
Photos from walk
Download Route Guide  (PDF with illustrated Waypoints)
Download GPX file  (GPS Exchange Format)
Access Walk on Viewranger
Access Walk on Wikiloc  

 

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