Day 1We leave Granada at 5:00 pm.
We arrive around 7:00 pm.
Then we will do an easy walk along the river gully of Castril, which is also known as: Las Pasarelas.
At only 2 km it is a short track but a very spectacular one.
Day 2Breakfast at 8:00 am and the start of our hike will be around 8:45 am
The source of the river Castril and the Osa gully
- Route type: round trip
- Route length: 8,7 km
- Time: 5 h
- Accumulated height difference: 480 m
- Difficulty: Easy
The Magdalena gorge
It is an easy walk which allows us to admire important waterfalls in the natural park.
- Route type: one way, finishing point will be the Pino Hermoso bridge
- Routh length: 3 km 300m one way
- Time: 1 h 10 min one way
Breakfast at 8:15 am and we will start around 9:00 am
Ascent to peak Buitre
We will ascend to one of the highest mountains in the natural park: peak Buitre (2,020m). It is a medium-level hike. The footpaths are good and the track is well marked.
During the trip we will get to see high mountain pine forests.
From the summit we will be able to enjoy different magnificent ranges such as the Sierra Cabrilla, the Sierra Sagra and the Sierra Nevada.
- Route type: roundtrip and one way
- Route length: 11 km
- Time: 6 h
- Accumulated height difference: 622m
- Difficulty: moderate
Archaeological heritage of Galera
We will leave our accommodation and visit two impressive famous archaeological sites:
- the settlement of Castellon Alto with a museum
- the Iberian necropolis of Tutugi
At the end of our trip we will eat a delicious dish called: “El cordero a la lata” (tray-baked lamb). It is a typical dish from the area. (the price of the lunch is not included in the package)