Murcia Cycle Routes
Batería de Castillitos* · (Level 3 - Road Bike)
The Bateria de Castillitos was built between 1933 and 1936 to defend the Naval Port of Cartagena. The 2 main artillery pieces were built by Vickers Armstrong and were capable of firing a one tonne projectile a distance of 35 kms.
The battery is accessible from the main Cartagena - Mazarron road and requires a good level of fitness to tackle the climb.
A 120 Km loop from Los Alcázares.
This route can be included in our Murcia Bike Camps and Guided Road Bike Rides.