Boedhist valley in Sella

08 Buddhist valley.

One of the best walks near Sella.

Sella has a Buddhist community ( in one of the most peaceful valleys among rocky mountains. This walk passes their area.

It starts either in Sella or at the refugio and you start walking all the way to the end of the valley in direction of Polop/Finestrat. Walking up first you enjoy pine tree forests and mountain views, then when you bend back towards Sella the views to the Castellet, Puig Campana, the Mediterranean in the distance are stunning.

Peacefulness and views are the two keywords of this walk.

The walk starts in Sella (6 hrs.), the refugio (4hrs.) or the entrance of the Buddhist valley (2 1/2 hrs.). It can be extended with the Paso de Golero walk.

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Difficulty average
Time: 6 hrs, 4 hrs or 2,5 hrs
Distance: 23,5 km, 15,5 km of 8km
Height difference: 580 m (from Sella)
Description: paper / gps