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Alpujarra Mountains

Address: Spain
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Ranked #290 of 1,195 Attractions in Andalucia
Type: Mountains, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
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Type: Mountains, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
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English first
Mijas, Spain
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
25 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

On this trip I would suggest that you start the journey with a tank full of petrol and a camera with a spare battery. It can be done in a day, but if time permits, an overnight stop at say Pampaneira, allows more time to explore this beautiful area. We were staying in Guadix and had decided to drive out,... More 

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Irvington, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013

We just returned from a wonderful horseback riding vacation, which we booked through Equitours. The riding facility is owned by Dallas Love, who is an expert rider and very gracious host and guide. It is a strenuous trip, as advertised, but well worth it for experienced riders. The weather in the mountains is unpredictable, so it is necessary to come... More 

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Limaria
2 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2009

This wonderful location is a mountain range in Southern Spain. Situated overlooking the Mediterranean Sea it is the second highest mountain range in Europe. Most of it is now protected and is a National Park. The backdrop to La Alpujarra is the magnificent Sierra Nevada with its snow capped peaks. Well, from late October through to June anyway. You can... More 

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london
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2008

We just came back from a horse trek in Sierra Nevada. As a guide that we had made our trip unforgettable, i thought i should let you know about this humble guide. He speaks good english, has 4 horses and a beautiful yurt! in the mountain near Juviles where you can sleep looking up starry sky. Josemiguel Varverde Tel# mob... More 

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