Length: 25 km; Accumulated height difference: 500 m; Duration: 7h 30m
Difficulty: High – no technical difficulty but it requires resistance due to its long itinerary – Recommended for fit hikers.
Departing time (Granada): 9:15 am
Meeting point in Granada: Paseo de los Basilios, Granada (see the map) – Bus line 390
Arrival time and point: Sacromonte, Granada at 6:00 pm – but it depends on the pace of the group
We’ll get off the bus at the high quarter of Güéjar Sierra. We’ll walk by the Fountain of 16 Pipes. We’ll walk up a trail surrounding the limestone Sierra of Güejar Sierra, and then we’ll take the traditional track called Argumosa.
We’ll arrive in Quéntar and we’ll continue walking alongside Aguas Blancas River, which will lead us to the next village: Dúdar. Some steeped hills will allow us to reach the Basin of Darro River, specifically, to one of its tributaries: Belén Stream. This part of the hike continues near the river. We’ll walk by the houses of Belén, next to the river, and by the chapel of Almecí Christ. We’ll cross the river at Jesús del Valle, a historical building from the 17th century. The trail we’ll follow is called Beas Path, it’ll lead us to Granada through the Sacromonte quarter. Good moment to have a cold beer!!!
Trekking shoes. We recommend carrying 2l of water. We’ll be able to get some water in the villages we’ll pass along. Sunscreen and lip balm. Sun glasses. A hat. Light clothes. Personal medicines.
Participants should take nuts, dried fruits and sandwiches for our picnic in the countryside.
Price “custom dates”: 55€/pp, including guiding,insurance and transportation. 2 participants minimun. 20% off for more than 4 participants.
Purchasing Conditions: Excursions must be booked and paid for at least three days in advance. Participants must arrive at the meeting point on time. The group will wait for participants for five minutes, but then leave. In this situation, no money will be reimbursed. All participants should ensure that they know how to get to the meeting point and if you have any questions or doubts, please do not hestitate to contact us.