Sierra Nevada is also an excellent destination to visit during the summer. Rent a car in Granada and come to enjoy this mountain paradise.
The landscape in summer is ideal with rather mild temperatures compared to the intense heat usually get in Andalusia at this time.
Veleta has 3398 meters of altitude so you can enjoy the sun rise from one of the highest points of the peninsula, undoubtedly a unique feeling.
One of the favorite sports in Sierra Nevada is cycling. During the summer Al-Andalus and Veleta chairlift, from where you can load your bike then descend down the ski area to Pradollano.
The most interesting hiking routes are Monachil Borreguiles, Laguna de las Yeguas and La Veleta, with many suitable places for experienced climbers. Another interesting area for walking is the area of Fuente Alta, with wooden bridges to cross and many species of native flowers to see.
You also have at your disposal a recreational area in the Mirlo Blanco has many facilities for young and old. Since trampolines, slides and children’s zip lines.
Mountain sports, hiking, or just spend a quiet day outdoors is what offers Sierra Nevada, so do not hesitate and enjoy the summer also in the mountains.