Las Alpujarras day trip from Granada

Explore the Alpujarra like never before with our private day trip from Granada. Immerse yourself in the majesty of the area from the heights as you uncover the authentic treasures of the region. A full-day journey awaits, taking you through the charming villages of Lanjarón, Pampaneira, Bubión, and Capileira, where history and natural beauty intertwine in unforgettable ways.

Here is what you should know about the guided tour

Where and when

Itinerary

-Lanjarón. Stop for breakfast at a typical village café.
-Órgiva. Quick visits only.
-Pampaneira. Lunch stop. Before that, a guided walk through the village, exploring its washhouses, views of the Poqueira Ravine, and Veronica Street, one of the most picturesque houses.
-Bubión. Quick visits only.
-Capileira. Stroll through the town center.

TREVÉLEZ EXTENSION OPTION
-Pitres. Visit to an artisanal chocolate shop (subject to availability).
-Pórtugos. Stop at Fuente Agria to taste its iron-rich waters.
-Trevélez. Visit to a drying facility with a tasting.

SOPORTÚJAR EXTENSION OPTION
-Soportújar. A visit full of charm and enchantment.

General information

Details

Private day trip from Granada.

Tour languages
English and Spanish
Duration

Around 6 hours.
Option Trevélez: 8 hours
Option Soportújar: 8 hours

Price

Group 1 to 7: 1100€
Luch: 20€ per person

Contents

Official guide
Transportation
Lunch in Pampaneira.
*Breakfast and lunch locations, as well as local producers, may be subject to change.

Cancellation policy

You will receive a total refund if you cancel your booking up to 48 hours before the start of the tour. No refund will be applicable if the cancellation is requested later or if there is a no show.
To cancel your booking, please email reservas@ciceronegranada.com

In this experience, we can expect: gastronomy, tradition, ways of life, nature, the incredible hydraulic infrastructure, and much more. Its streets and squares. Its fountains, washhouses, and tinaos.

After crossing the Tablate Bridge, already within the Alpujarra region, the first village where we will stop for breakfast is Lanjarón, famous for the quality of its medicinal waters, which give rise to one of Spain’s most highly-rated spas.

Lanjarón possesses the essential characteristic that defines the image of Alpujarran villages: a unique architecture in its houses, perfectly adapted to the rugged terrain and the climate of the area, arranged along narrow streets where the memory of its Moorish past endures.

The excursion continues towards Pampaneira, in the heart of the Poqueira Ravine, still retaining most of the distinctive features of the region. During the visit, we recognize its narrow and steep cobbled streets with water channels in the center, its traditional white houses with terraces and tinaos, or its looms and local craft shops.

Capileira, with its location and an altitude of almost one and a half thousand meters, offers us the best views of the ravine from the various viewpoints it possesses. From here, we can also enjoy spectacular panoramas of the peaks of Mulhacén and Veleta.

In Capileira, scattered throughout the village, we find several viewpoints, of which it is said that on sunny days, we can see all the way to the mountains of Africa.

As an optional extension to a 6-hour excursion, we can enjoy an additional two hours in the heart of the Alpujarra, starting with the town of Pórtugos, where it is not the facades and flower pots that give fame to the village, but the iron-rich waters of the Fuente Agria, with a curious “spicy” taste and great health benefits (liver, stomach, intestines, kidneys). After drinking the waters, we must not miss the Chorrerón de Pórtugos, the beautiful waterfall we will find on the other side of the road. To reach it, you have to descend no less than 80 steps.

As the end of our excursion, we visit Trevélez, the highest village in Spain and home to the highest vineyards in Europe. It produces the famous Jamón de Trevélez, cured at high altitudes and enjoying Protected Geographical Indication status due to its extremely high quality and flavor.

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Price varies by group size

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email at reservas@ciceronegranada.com or phone +34-607691676 / +34-958561810

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