How to hike Lavaderos de La Reina in Granada’s Sierra Nevada

Lavaderos de la Reina

Lavaderos de La Reina is arguably one of the most astounding hikes in Granada. Taking you across green meadows crisscrossed with glittering water making a heaven on earth to grazing cows. You’ll be left with that Sound of Music feeling accompanied by the cowbells and trickling water while insects chant intensively as they skip from […]

How to hike Sendero Molino del Corcho in Sierra Norte de Sevilla

Hiking Sendero Molino del Corcho Cazalla de la Sierra

Sierra Norte de Sevilla is one of the most underrated natural parks in Andalucia. Few travelers know that the region’s popular capital city hides a lush green oasis just an hour north of the city. One of many refreshing hikes is the Sendero Molino del Corcho trail. Following the glittering river through abundant greenery reflecting […]

How to hike Vereda de La Estrella, Granada: Most beautiful hike in Sierra Nevada

Vereda de la Estrella hike

Probably the most classical hike in Sierra Nevada is the mesmerizing Vereda de la Estrella. This path dates back to 1890 when it was built to connect Granada with the mines that you can still see the remains of on the trail. Back in the day, there was a rail connection for easier transportation, though […]

How to hike Caldera de Majada Redonda in Cabo de Gata

Hike Caldera de Majada Redonda Almeria

Cabo de Cata-Níjar Natural Park is one of the most unique natural spaces in Spain. With a vast desert area dominated by volcanic remains from the eruptions that took place millions of years ago. Though there are no dominating volcanoes on the peninsula, there are extinct volcanoes and calderas remaining. Caldera de Majada Redonda is […]

How to hike Sendero La Molata, Cabo de Gata (from Las Negras to El Playazo)

Hike Sendero La Molata from Las Negras to El Playazo

One of the many breathtaking coastal walks in Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park goes from the white coastal village of Las Negras to the popular El Playazo beach. Sendero La Molata is actually even shorter, as the official trailhead is at the next beach past Las Negras and ends right before El Playazo. But in […]

Hiking guide: Cascada del Goterón, Sierra Nevada

Cascada del Goterón

If you’re up for a lesser frequented corner of the Sierra Nevada and you’re ready for views taken out of the Lord of The Rings, I have good news for you. Hiking up the popular Siete Lagunas trek from Trevelez, you can continue along with picturesque views until you walk into a view of steep, […]

How to hike to Siete Lagunas from Trevelez in Sierra Nevada National Park

Siete Lagunas Sierra Nevada

One of the most popular hikes from Trevelez in Granada’s Alpujarras in Sierra Nevada is the demanding hike to the mesmerizing meadows of Siete Lagunas. But this is not a walk-in-the-park-hike. With an ascent of nearly 1500 meters along less than 9 kilometers from the village to the first lagoon, you’ll have a hard time […]

8 Awesome hikes in Granada, Spain, for all levels

Hikes in Granada Spain

Home to one of Andalucia’s two national parks and quite a few of the highest peaks on the peninsula, Granada is jam-packed with hiking trails from easy to demanding. Hiking in Granada, Spain, is a must for any outdoor enthusiast whether it’s climbing the highest peak in mainland Spain, Mulhacen (3479 masl), or exploring the […]

How to hike Rio Majaceite from El Bosque to Benamahoma in Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park

Rio Majaceite hike

Sierra de Grazalema Natural Park in Cadiz has a plethora of hiking routes, but few are as popular as Rio Majaceite from El Bosque to Benamahoma. Passing waterfalls, hidden waterholes, crisscrossing the river on small bridges, makes this a fairytale hike. The accessibility to this easy river walk makes it the perfect family or beginner […]