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Altea is surrounded by the Sierra de Bernia mountain range, which offers many trails and routes for hikers to explore.  Here are a few popular hiking trails in Altea:

Sierra de Bernia:  

This is the most popular hiking trail in Altea.  It is a challenging hike that takes you to the top of the Sierra de Bernia mountain range that stands at 1129 meters above sea level.  The hike offers stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea and the surrounding countryside.

Algar Waterfalls:  

The Algar Waterfalls are located about 30 minutes by car from Altea and offer a beautiful hiking experience.  The trail takes you through lush greenery and along the river, where you can see several waterfalls and natural pools.

Penyal D'Ilfac:  

This hike takes you to the top of Penyal D'Ilfac, a rocky outcrop that stands at 332 meters above sea level.  The hike is challenging but offers stunning views of the Mediterranean Sea and the surrounding countryside.

Fonts de l'Algar:  

Another popular hiking trail near Altea is the Fonts de l'Algar.  The trail takes you through a nature reserve and along the river, where you can see several waterfalls and natural pools.

No matter which trail you choose, make sure to bring plenty of water, sunscreen, and appropriate footwear.  It's also a good idea to check the weather forecast before you head out.  Enjoy your hike!