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Granada, Spain Extreme sports & adrenaline

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From Granada: Sierra Nevada Snowshoe Hike

1. From Granada: Sierra Nevada Snowshoe Hike

Witness the beauty of the Sierra Nevada National Park on a snowshoe hike on Velta Peak from Granada. Work up an appetite with a 4-hour hike then enjoy a picnic lunch at the summit. After getting picked up from your hotel in Granada, travel by car to the starting point and begin your 3 to 4-hour hike. Hike in the company of a certified guide who will point out the best snowy scenes and ensure your safety. The route will be adapted to the weather and group capability. Upon arrival at the peak of Veleta, enjoy a picnic lunch and snacks before beginning your descent and returning to Granada.

From Granada: Sierra Nevada 4WD Safari Tour

2. From Granada: Sierra Nevada 4WD Safari Tour

Discover some of the best views of the Sierra Nevada mountains surrounding Granada, and enjoy breathtaking panoramas of the old city from secret viewpoints. On the tour, drive along trails that date back over a thousand years, from the time of the Visigoths and the Arabs. Following pickup from Granada city center, travel by 4WD vehicle towards the towering peaks of the nearby mountains north of the city. We will get an elevation of 2500 meters-8000 ft, with amazing views of the highest peaks in the Iberian peninsula. Explore the north face of the Sierra Nevada to see the highest peaks on the Iberian Peninsula, climbing to heights of more than 3,000 meters. Marvel at the amazing landscape, before driving to Sierra de Huétor Natural Park. The mountains here are lower and were used by the Moors to draw spring water for the Albaicín, now part of Granada. See some old fortifications from the days of the Spanish Civil War, and enjoy incredible views of Granada and the Sierra Nevada. Finally, visit a typical Andalusian restaurant where you can enjoy drinks, snacks, or a meal (costs not included).

Sierra Nevada Small Group E-Bike Tour

3. Sierra Nevada Small Group E-Bike Tour

Reconnect with nature on an amazing e-bike tour of the Sierra Nevada National Park, and get stunning views of the surrounding landscape from the 2nd highest mountain range in Europe. Marvel at the lofty peaks of Mulhacén, towering 3,482 meters above sea level. Look for local wildlife, including the incredible mountain goats that make the rugged landscape their home. Put on the provided helmet and make yourself comfortable on the high-quality bikes. Then, cycle downhill through the rocky crags and feel the adrenaline pump through your blood. Ride at your own pace under the careful supervision of your guide, and get a better appreciation of the beauty of the mountains and ancient forest. Pedal through some of the famous white villages to experience a slice of local life.

Granada: Sierra Nevada Guided E-Bike Mountain Tour

4. Granada: Sierra Nevada Guided E-Bike Mountain Tour

Explore the stunning mountains of the Sierra Nevada range on a sleek mountain e-bike. See beautiful vistas, feel the wind through your hair, and enjoy a hearty brunch. Begin your day at the Mexxfro base in the iconic Sierra Nevada village of Monachil. Discover the inner workings of your powerful M1 Spitzing Evolution e-bike from an experienced guide, and prepare for your trip. Hop on your bike and head to your stop. Step onto a wooden viewpoint and gaze in wonder at the magical view of the mountains. Continue to a natural water spring and another majestic viewpoint. Enjoy a quiet moment by the bubbling spring surrounded by nature. Explore a mountain interpretation center, and experience the tranquility of the Sierra Nevadas. Start your journey downhill. Speed by a power plant, and then cruise along a sandy road. Stop to admire the majestic views of the Sierra Nevada's characteristic white mantle. Once you reach the road, allow your adventurer's spirit to take over. Let your M1 bike reach its maximum speed of 28 miles per hour, barreling downhill to a quaint mountain village. Pause in the village to take in the stunning views of a deep blue reservoir. Continue through the Genil River basin, taking a path through a natural tunnel formed by wild vegetation. End your tour in the beautiful city of Granada, and return to the Mexxfro base with your guide.

From Granada: Climb Zafarraya's 'Via Ferrata John Hogbin'

5. From Granada: Climb Zafarraya's 'Via Ferrata John Hogbin'

Feel the thrill of climbing 'Via Ferrata John Hogbin' in Zafarraya with this tour from Granada. Get back to nature as you take in stunning views of the surrounding natural landscapes. Have a picnic and a toast to celebrate reaching the summit. Meet your guide at the tour supplier's office in Granada. Sit back and relax on the scenic drive through the countryside on the way to the Las Parideras Recreational area in the town of Zafarraya. Put on your high-quality safety equipment and listen as your guide ensures that you know how to use the necessary tools for climbing. Start your climbing adventure. Pass over tree canopy's as you zipline, pendulum swing, go up the stairs to heaven, and go over a monkey and a Tibetan bridge. Once your get to the summit, celebrate with a toast and some delicious appetizers. After your picnic, head back down and return to Granada.

From Granada: Rio Verde Canyoning Tour with Lunch

6. From Granada: Rio Verde Canyoning Tour with Lunch

Leaving at 08:30 from the meeting point in the city of Granada and even at the entrance of Rio Verde, we will travel one of the most beautiful routes through beautiful landscapes of the Sierra de Almijara Natural Park to reach the best place for the practice of canyoning in the Province of Granada. The Rio Verde with its turquoise waters, waterfalls and crystal clear wells, together with our team of bilingual certified guides, we create the ideal environment for the enjoyment and experience of this activity in complete safety. In the descent of the river we can slide down natural slides, jump into wells and rappel down the waterfalls, at the end of our activity we will enjoy some snacks and a toast to celebrate.

Granada: End of the World Viewpoints 4x4 Tour in the Geopark

7. Granada: End of the World Viewpoints 4x4 Tour in the Geopark

Embark on a 4x4 adventure from Guadix to discover the viewpoints of the End of the World, the Paleo-Fardes and the medieval cave fortresses where the Berber mercenaries settled, and more. Start from Guadix and go through Paulenca to the End of the World Viewpoints where you'll observe and understand how the great valleys of Olla de Guadix and Geopark were modeled. Descend to the valley of the river Alhama where the villages mark the road from Julia Gemella Acci to Iliberis. Visit the Marchal Gullies Natural Monument with its impressive formations. Visit the Fortresses in Covarrones Cave and Tía Micaela in Cortes. Closed to the public, you'll have the opportunity to enter to imagine how they lived and fought in the S. X and XI. Finally, savor a tall wine in Bodegas Palanga before heading back to Granada.

Granada: Via Ferrata Climbing Experience

8. Granada: Via Ferrata Climbing Experience

Put your climbing skills to the test on this via ferrata experience in Granada. With the help of your guide, conquer a climb of medium difficulty. Prepare for an adrenaline rush as you experience vertical sections and extra lead steps and overcome hanging bridges, zip lines, and collapses. No previous experience or technical knowledge of material handling is required to participate. During your experience, learn everything you need to know to complete a safe and fun climb.

From Monachil: Granada Sunset E-Bike Tour

9. From Monachil: Granada Sunset E-Bike Tour

This is what awaits you on your sunset tour in Granada. Tourism meets mountain biking. We meet at MEXXFRO in Monachil. After a short presentation of the group and a brief introduction to the bike, we set off directly towards the center of Granada. Our route takes us through narrow streets and hairpin bends, passing the sights of Granada. Of course, there is always time for short photo stops. From the center, we continue to the oldest quarter of Granada, called Albaicín, where the ancient Romans already resided. The remains of the walls are proof of this era. We leave the Albaicin and head to higher ground. Overlooking the highest mountains of the peninsula, after a short climb we pass through the Sacramonte neighborhood, known for its music, dance and flamenco shows. Take some pictures and let's go. Your electric mountain bike rental, the Spitizing Evolution, defies all the climbs and takes you through beautiful scenery to the viewpoint of Llano de la Perdiz. Once there, we enjoy the unique Andalusian sunset. From the top, we contemplate the world famous Alhambra and the rooftops of Granada 400 m below. Here it is important to stop and savor every second. Now it is time to say goodbye. From the viewpoint we return via Granada to our starting point in Monachil. Here we end the evening with a farewell drink.

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What people are saying about Granada, Spain

This was a nice journey to the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It was precarious in parts because the vehicle is large and some of the unpaved roads were thin and on the edge of mountainside, but that was part of the adventure. Guide was amazing! Patient and easy to speak with and understand.

Jaime (the guide) was great -- very friendly and knowledgeable. The tour was very nice with a few stopovers with fantastic views, ending at a lodge which has really good food. I had a wonderful time!

The guide was do knowledgeable and taught us so much!!!! He took pictures and made the day wonderful!!! I highly recommend

excelente tour. El gui JAIME esmuy profesional .muy explicativo.y responde a todas las inquietudes .

I had a great time exploring Sierra Nevada with Jaime. I highly recommend.