Sierra de las Nieves - The two peaks Alcojada and Abanto

DAYHIKES
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Date: Friday, 21 May 2021

Beautiful mountain hiking route within the Sierra de las Nieves Nature Park. Starting from the oldest Pinsapo tree "La Escalereta" up to Cerro Alcojada and Cerro Abanto and back on a different route

Escaleretas 02The nature reserve Sierra de las Nieves will be declared National Park shortly, for it's amazing bio diversity and beauty. It is the home for many botanical rarities, one of them the Pinsapo tree, an ancient type of fir tree, with only find 4 forests in the world. We are going to walk to one of the oldest examples of these trees, declared a national monument. From there we walk up to the top of the Alcojada peak, and continue to our second peak, the Cerro Abanto. Both peaks offer spectacular views over the area.  A very beautiful route, but with some difficulty, it is often steep and rocky.

 Difficulty: 

dificultad5 high - 11,5 km – about 7 hours

Alcojona

Elevations:

↑↓818m

Please bring:

Hiking boots, sun and rain protection, food and enough water.

Pick up times:

Estepona: 8:30
Marbella 9:00

Price: 48€

Río Verde

Includes:

Hiking guide, insurance and transport to starting point and back

Not included:

Food and drinks

Reservation required

 

 

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