Espandy - Walking and Sports Leisure Activities
Walking, climbing and mountain biking
Walks in this area are numerous, from strolls along the promenade at Puerto de Mazarron to some challenging walks/climbs in the Espuña Natural Park. This area is also popular for mountain biking.
Details can be found on-line or at the Tourist Information Centre at Condado de Alhama.
Boating and other water sports
There are boat rides round the port at Cartagena. There are various other opportunities to hire or participate in boating/sailing. In Puerto Mazarron during the summer months El Rubicon is offered for hire. This is a beautiful sailing yacht. It is crewed by the owners Debbie and Shane and is 35 Euros per person (price for 2010) for a 3-hour trip. Basically it involves a one hour (approximately) outward sail, the dropping anchor, an opportunity to swim from the boat and then the return trip. This particular trip is highly recommended (contact Debbie +34 695 326 184 or by email or visit the go-n-sail web site.
There are various venues hiring jet skis and small motorised boats as well as the traditional pedaloes.
Water skiing and scuba diving are offered at various venues. Information is available on-line or from the tourist information.
There are various establishments offering horse riding. Information is available online or from the tourist office at Condado de Alhama.