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Alpujarras

The Alpujarras is located on the southern flank of the Sierra Nevada. You can see this mountain area from La Casa en el Valle . The landscape is characterized through the fertile valleys and impressive mountains in a quiet and authentic environment. Due to the constant meltwater there is a green landscape that is rich of flora and fauna. In the Alpujarras there are many possibilities for hiking. From simple routes to difficult ones. The climate of the Alpujarra has great contrasts due to its height differences. Summers are hot and dry but extreme heat as in other areas of Andalusia is not known here. Most rain falls in autumn but there are also great contrasts between the lower areas and the higher valleys and mountain peaks. Winter can be quite cold. But because the sun almost always shines here, it is also fine weather to go out.

Pampaneira Alpujarras

Pampaneira, BubiĆ³n en Capileira

Three picturesque villages are situated one above the other on the slope of the Poqueira Gorge. This becomes narrower towards the north and cuts through the hills to the second highest peak of the Sierra Nevada.

Lanjaron Alpujarras

Lanjaron

Lanjaron is known in Spain as a spa with branded spring water. Lanjaron is located at the beginning of the Alpujarras and is a village with allure. Lanjaron is a health resort whose history goes way back in time.

Trevelez Alpujarras

Trevélez

Trevélez, the highest village in Spain, is made up of three districts, the highest of which is at 1,600 meters. The village is located in the Alpujarras in the dry climate of the Sierra Nevada. It is the ideal location for drying and maturing Serrano hams. There is therefore no house in the village where no hams hang to dry.