Paratge de Tudela route. Route17 Cap de Creus Natural Park

Located north of the Cap de Creus peninsula exposed to the Mar d'Amunt, in one of the most spectacular geological corners of the country.

  • By foot
  • Alt Empordà
  • Cadaqués
  • Less than 3 hours
  • Easy
Estimated duration
  • 1h15min
  • 4 km
Hide elevation maximum
  • 81m
Hide elevation minimum
  • 8m
  • 96m
  • 96m
  • Walking in Cap de Creus

This   walk   begins at the  Tudela  car  park   and  follows a firm  path which   is easy going. To begin with  you  can  reach the first  point of interest,  Es Camell from  the  car  park by taking the  main path  and taking the  fork which leads  of f to the viewpoint over  the Tudela plain (El Mirador  del Pla de Tudela ) which  looks over   several iron  blockswhich  show the  area  occupied by  the Healt h Cen tr e buildings of the Club Mediterranée which  once  st ood  here. A few metres  further on  is the viewpoint of  La  Gran Sala,  with a magnificent view  of the area.   A path to the left a little way ahead leads  to the view point of  the island L’Illa de  Portaló. If you return  to the main path you will  continue along the tarmac  road until you  find another fork  off  to the  left which  takes you to the view  point of  the  Mirador de Pamperris,  with  a splendid  view   over  the  sea  to the nor th. Back on the  firm path you  will now  be on  the way  to Culip, passing by the  Racó de Francarlos and the cove of La Cala Culleró. You  can  go  back the  same way or  fol low  the  route along  the Rec  de Francarlos, although  this latter route is a little more difficult.

INFORMATION ON ACCESS RESTRICTIONS TO CAP DE CREUS: Access to Cap de Creus is regulated from April to the beginning of November. During the restrictions, motorized access is not allowed between 9:30 a.m. and 9:30 p.m. Yes, access is allowed on foot along the signposted paths (Cap de Creus itineraries and GR11) and by bicycle along the paved access road to the Cap de Creus lighthouse.

The departure point for the shuttle buses is the free car park at Corral d'en Morell. From 8 a.m. to 8.40 a.m. and from 8 p.m. to 11.59 p.m. they leave every 40 minutes. From 8.40am to 8pm, every 30 minutes.

There are also departures a day from the bus station (7:54 a.m.; 8:54 a.m.; 10:54 a.m.; 1:34 p.m.  15:54 p.m, 16.24pm, 19.14pm and 20.39p.m)

Tickets are sold on the bus itself. Round-trip fares are €7 for a ticket from 14 to 65 and €5 for those under 14 and over 65. The single ticket (one way or return) €4 and a combined ticket with accommodation or restaurant reservation €3.50.

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