Best Hike and Bike Trails in Andalusia

The great thing about our little paradise is that we can spend several days in the same area and discover a new outdoor wonder world every time we go out. As a sports and outdoor lover you will fall in love with the unlimited hike, trail and bicycle possibilities all around the Valley de Lecrin the Sierra Nevada natural park and all neighboring valleys and mountain ranges.

Hiking Trails

From our door: 

Centennial Olive trees

Pinos del Valle - Izbor
 11.66 km  3h30min  402m
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Specular views of Lecrin Valley

Pinos - Ermita - Quemado
7.5 km 3 hours 538m
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Visit our Neighbors

Pinos del Valle - Restábal
12 km 3 hours 430m
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Less than 30 min away: 

Hot Springs

Baño Chico y Grande (Dúrcal)
1.5km 25min 68m
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Orange Blossom

Melegis - Beznar lake - Izbor river
5.2km 1h15min 95m
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Into the Canyon

Barranco de Luna (Saleres)



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Acequias and Waterfalls

Rio Durcal - Los Bolos


2 or 3h

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More than 30 min away:

From the Gorge to the Mountain

Los Cahorros (Monachil)

8,7 km

4 hours

300 m
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3000m above sea level & higher

University Inn - Veleta (Sierra Nevada)
11 km 7 hours 641 m
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Cliffs & Dunes along seaside

Vela Blanca - San Jose (Cabo de Gata)
  17 km 5 or 6 hours 312 m
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Bike Park Sierra Nevada

Make sure to explore the cool downhill bike tracks of the Sierra Nevada Bike Park, usually open from July to August. Two lifts will bring you up to 18.5km of pure adrenaline.

Horse Riding

Horse riding tours can be booked with Entre Montanas in Velez de Benaudalla and Caballos Palmali in Saleres.


Our personal trail recommendations for Mountain BikingCanyoning will be published soon, stay tuned and curious!