Best trails in Granada, Granada

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Looking for a great trail near Granada, Granada? AllTrails has 10 great views trails, river trails, paved trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails in Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Parque Periurbano Dehesa del Generalife or Lugar de Interés Comunitario Sierra de Loja. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Granada ranging from 2.7 to 23.4 miles and from 2,221 to 4,895 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Granada, Granada
Top trails (10)
#1 - Granada Walking Tour: Alhambra and Albaicin
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
Granada is the quintessential heritage of Moorish Spain. This medium-sized city is home to the world's best ensemble of 15th-century architecture and North African culture: the impressive citadel and palaces of the Alhambra, where Columbus got the royal go-ahead to explore the "new world." A visit to the Alhambra is recommended, declared a world heritage site where you will have to book to visit it and pay the corresponding entrance fee with the option of guided tours. You will visit the famous Elvira street, the Paseo de los Tristes and the San Nicolás viewpoint.Show more
#2 - Río Genil - Alhambra - Generalife - Mirador Barranco del Abogado
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 16 m
#3 - Sacromonte and The Caves Tour
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
#4 - Transnevada: Granada a Jérez del Marquesado
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 32.8 mi • Est. Multi-day
This route is part of a multi day long ride, (mountain bike with saddlebags) taking Granada as a starting point, it goes around the main peaks of the Sierra Nevada National Park, in the Granada area. The Transnevada is a circular well signposted Mountain bike route, a web of doubletrack, single track, footpaths and gravel. It borders the Sierra Nevada National Park, along its ~450 km. It is accessible year-round and although, it is most used by mountain bikers (bikepackers), it can also be traveled by on foot. From Granada capital, it crosses the northern slope of the Sierra Nevada, passing by Jérez del Marquesado, then it crosses to the southern slope by the Puerto de la Ragua. Already by the Alpujarra, you will arrive at Lanjarón after passing through Trevélez, Pórtugos and Capileira. After touring the Rinconada de Nigüelas, you arrive in Granada by Gójar and La Zubia. A list of individual trails can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/lists/transnevada Following this link, you'll find day hike sections of the trail for easy downloading.Show more
#5 - Paseo del Albaicín
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 25 m
This is a walk around the historical town of Albaicín. It starts from a free parking space opposite the Merendero Granja Restaurante at the top of the Albaicín. You could also start this circular walk at Plaza Nueva if you prefer.Show more
#6 - Transnevada Full Route
Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada
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Length: 179.7 mi • Est. Multi-day
#7 - Paseo Fuente de la Bicha
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 5.0 mi • Est. 2 h 1 m
#8 - Granada - Cenes de la Vega - Güéjar Sierra - Pico Veleta - Canales
Parque Nacional Sierra Nevada
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Length: 60.7 mi
#9 - Granada - Pico del Veleta
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 56.7 mi
#10 - Sierra Nevada Cycle Loop
Granada, Granada, Spain
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Length: 23.4 mi