Walking and trekking holidays in the Sierra Nevada.
Do you want to
amble through picturesque olive groves and White Villages, walk historic
routes, discover Moorish castles, wade though rocky canyons, stroll in
the shade of forest tracks, scramble limestone ridges, snowshoe winter
trails, explore remote mountain valleys, trek 3,000m + peaks, climb to
the summit of Mulhacen the highest point in mainland Spain?
Where? Based in Las Alpujarra the picturesque area to the south of the Sierra Nevada in the spa town of Lanjaron. The village is the gateway to the Alpujarra and only 25km south of Granada. Lanjaron is an ideal base for walking holidays in the Sierra Nevada yet is also only an hour from the coastal ranges of the Mediterranean, and the limestone peaks of the Sierra de Huetor north of Granada.
When? Because of the regions year round sun (it can rain in winter) your walking holiday in Andalucia is possible at anytime of the year.Our flexible approach means that your walking holiday can start and finish on dates to suit your needs and requirements.
Who? We cater for all from individuals wanting a half day walk, groups and parties wanting week long walking holidays or families wanting an active holiday in the sun of southern Spain. We are also able to cater for larger groups and parties see discounts and offers
What? we provide a bespoke walking or trekking holiday in Andalucia which will match your interests, skills and fitness level.
For 2015 in conjunction with Sierra Nevada Guides we are once again offering a Winter Mountaineeering Skills course see Sierra Nevada Guides
Other activities include :-
Low level walks through ''white villages'' of the Alpujarra and beyond.
High level walking with non technical ascents of 3,000m peaks including Mulhacen, at 3482m the highest point in mainland Spain.
Multi day treks Based in the Poqueira Mountain Refuge these trips give mountaineers and walkers the chance experience the high mountains at their best.
Winter activities winter sun in the area allow year round walking including routes into the higher snow covered peaks.
The area around the Sierra Nevada and the historic city of Granada offers more than just walking holidays. We can also arrange other activities to fill rest days or satisfy the needs of partners, children or other members of your group.
For your stay you will be based in Lanjaron. In this lively small village famous for its spa and spring water we can offer a range of accommodation from self catering to 3*** hotels.
Martin Riley your guide is a the first British member of the Asociacion Espanola Guias de Montana AEGM, the Spanish mountain guides association, membership of which is only open to suitably qualified and experienced guides.