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ALPUJARRAS

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MULHACEN

Sierra Nevada  |  5 days  |  Granada - Spain  |  From 600€  |

TREKKING SIERRA NEVADA

DESCRIPTION

Sierra Nevada over southern Spain next to the Moorish city of Granada is the second highest mountain massif in Europe. Forest and wild meadows along of fertile valleys covered in aromatic herbs, carry us to the beautiful white villages with its Berber style houses.  If we have proper weather conditions we climb the highest Spanish mainland point, the Mulhacen, 3479 meters. On our trip we enjoy Spanish hospitality and traditional cuisine. We can also explore one full day in Granada, home to the Moorish Alhambra Palace.

 

ITINERARY

Day 1:

Arrival to Capileira, a beautiful Moorish village protected by UNESCO where you can walk along its narrow streets and discover its secrets corners.

Day 2Poqueira River Valley

Our hike will firstly take us to the old settlement of 'La Cebadilla'. We will climb up, crossing several rivers that flow down the slopes of Mulhacén until we arrive at the 'Cortijo de Las Tomas'.We will start the return leg with stunning views of the high snowy peaks of the Sierra Nevada. We will walk along the irrigation channels returning to Capileira.

Day 3: Capileria Bubión - Pampaneira

We will run our hike visiting undoubtedly, the three most famous and beautiful villages of Alpujarras. We can wander around its narrow streets visiting artisan workshops  and to lose yourself in its streets listening to the sound of running water. 

Day 4: Capileria - Trevelez

We climb to the highest village in Spain through forests and we will see the most representative fauna of Sierra Nevada

Day 5: Capileira - Mirador de Trevelez - Mulhacen

The trekking has its challenging day at the highest point of the Peninsula, Mulhacen with 3479 m.

Day 6Capileria - Monasterio Budista

You will discover why Buddhists have chosen this place to build a monastery…

 

RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT

WHERE

Alpujarra - Sierra Nevada.

Granada

 

 

DATES

All season

 

 

Nº PARTICIPANTS

Up to 10 per mountain leader

 

ACTIVITY LEVEL

Moderate

 

 

INCLUDED

- Mountain leader (UIMLA)

- 5 nights accommodation

- All meals, including packed lunch

 

NOT INCLUDED

- Transport (available on request)

- Travel Insurance

- Single accommodation (available

 on request)

PRICES from 

600 € 

  • Backpack, 45 l.

  • Hiking footwear

  • Hiking poles

  • Technical mountain clothing.

  • Hiking trousers and jacket made of Gore-Tex

  • Hat or winter hat and gloves

  • liner sleeping bag

  • Sun cream and protective lip balm

  • Sun glasses

  • Head lamp and extra batery

  • 1.5 litre water bottle or camelbak

  • Small first aid kit and any personal medication.

Sierra Nevada  |  5 days  |  Granada - Spain  |  From 600€  |

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