Pico Veleta and Cerro de los Machos Mountain Route

Join us and take part in a fantastic route through Sierra Nevada, the best opportunity to contemplate the breathtaking views from this impressive peak.

Things to do Pico Veleta and Cerro de los Machos Mountain Route

Our Pico Veleta and Cerro de los Machos Mountain Route is the perfect option to enjoy the magic of autumn. Join us to explore the Parque Natural de Sierra Nevada and contemplate the breathtaking views that we can enjoy in the peak. In addition, our English speaking guide will lead you and will give you the best notions to make the most of this journey.

This route starts in Monachil, a little village which reach about 800 metres in altitude. As we start this adventure, our first destination is Pico Veleta. Situated over 3300 metres of altitude, this dominates the glacial valley of San Juan. From the top, we can admire the impressive views of Alcazaba and Mulhacén.

Then, we will start to descend towards the Carihuela shelter, to our second place to explore, Cerro de los Machos, a spectacular ridge up to 3327 metres high.

Finally we will descend to our meeting point after an exhausting journey. Our Pico Veleta and Cerro de los Machos Mountain Route is one of the most popular one for those who are experimented and love these mountain routes. Come to enjoy such an adventure!

Highlights to see in Pico Veleta and Cerro de los Machos Mountain Route

  • Pico Veleta
  • Alcazaba
  • Mulhacén
  • Carihuela
  • Machos
  • And much more!



8 hours


Spanish speaking guide


1 person: € 110

From 2 - 3 people: € 70

More than 4 people: € 50


8:00 AM




The best Spanish Speaking guides of Sierra Nevada
Civil liability insurance and activities
Photographic report
Mountain equipment (first aid kit, GPS, map, compass...)
Covid-19 safety and protection regulations
1 Participación en Premios Mensuales: Ver Premios


Food and drinks

Meeting point

Monachil, Hoya de la Mora - In the parking.


How to book?
Limited availability. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability. Choose date and fill in the required fields. Secure and protected payment. You will immediately receive your booking confirmation.
Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?
Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.
Can I modify or cancel my booking?
If you modify or cancel your booking at least 48 hours in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
Remember to bring the activity
Mountain clothing and footwear, windproof jackets, ski sticks, food and water.

Tour subjects to possible changes of availability. In case there is any modification, we will let you know. 

Super safe route! COVID-19 efforts

Our route takes the recommendations and key considerations of security and protection against Coronavirus.

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