Jeres del Marquesado to Lanjarón (Climbing peaks including Picón, Puntal de Vacares, Alcazaba, Mulhacén and Caballo)
Four days in which to reach the majority of the range's 3,000 m peaks, including the Iberian peninsular's highest, Mulhacén, at 3,482 m. 90 km. trekking over peaks and crests, through the unique landscapes alongside the last melting summer snowfields, and all the while savouring the Mediterranean breeze from the south.
Sierra Nevada (National Park and Nature Reserve) is a unique area. This is not only thanks to its flora and its fauna, but also because it has been a symbol of adventure and freedom for mountainers, scholars and travellers throughout the ages. This is probably the most dearly loved itinerary of the high Sierra Nevada definite classic. It runs between Jeres del Marquesado, in the Northern foothills and Lanjarón, in the Southern.
Over four days, you will climb the most famous 3,000 metre peaks of the range (like the "Alcazaba" considered the most extreme), and you will also discover a wealth of other unforgettable spots (such as Postero Alto, Piedra de los Ladrones, El Cuervo, Tajos Coloraos, Paso de los Machos...) not to mention the areas stunning lakes (Juntillas, Goterón, Siete Lagunas, Caldera, Río Seco, del Caballo).
Duration: 4 days.
Groups: 7 to 21 people.
Includes: Transfer Granada - Jeres del Marquesado and Lanjarón - Granada. Equipment transfer. Cold food. Liquid refreshments. Group lunch at finish. Spa baths in Lanjarón: recovery session. Insurance.