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Car park is on the side road to la beal off the Portman road R314 from la manga golf and then it's... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sandra c
A 3km walk to get there but worth it!

These two old guns are quiet something: with 17m long barrels they could fire 850kg shells... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Woldingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Car park is on the side road to la beal off the Portman road R314 from la manga golf and then it's a short walk back across the 314 to a locked gate and then a long hike up the wide stony road to the...More

Thank sandra c
Reviewed 17 September 2018

These two old guns are quiet something: with 17m long barrels they could fire 850kg shells accurately up to 21 miles! From what I remember this military firing vantage point was operational up until 1996. It is at the end of a 3km walk up...More

Thank AndrewM1963
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

It’s a great walk up the hilltops with some excellent views. Good walking shoes is required as the walkway up is filled with stones. Once up you can enjoy the great view over La Manga strip and the Mediterranean. The Vickers gun that still remains...More

Thank cecilia162
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Took our kids 10 & 8 years outof club la manga and on the road up to Portman. 20mins cycle to the top of the hills where the road down to Portman is and a small 3-4 car park area for the 4km walk /...More

1  Thank CharlieMacca
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

My old man had told me about this little hike as he had done it a few times before. So on this occasion I thought I’d tag along with him. It’s a lovely little walk and to be honest it’s not too heavy on the...More

Thank nigelg848
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Very interesting 6km walk through pine clad hills to the summit with fantastic views of the calblanque coast and a part of Spanish military history (children and teenagers in party not too impressed with walk, views or history!)

1  Thank Pioneer763429
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Quite hard to find this place, as the road leading there was not well sign posted. Even the information board at the car park was only in Spanish with no translations. Luckily some locals had just returned from the walk, so were able to ask...More

Thank Camelz
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I struggled to find somewhere to park close. If coming past the La Manga golf course keep going past until the hill starts to climb, there is a dirt car park where the RM-314 meets the RM-F42 (my photo of the road looking back about...More

Thank davethebear3
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The old guns are still in place, as well as remains of the old barracks, very interesting. A good walk to get to the gun batteries

Thank Philip D
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Very interesting place to visit, great views and huge cannons on the hilltop overlooking the med. Based in portman close to la manga club, not cartagena, Its a shame they dont tidy the place a little as it looks abandoned and could do with some...More

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