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Located in the south of Spain, Sierra Nevada is a breathtaking mountain range in Andalucía home to the  Mulhacén, which at 3,479 m is the highest spot in the country. This stunning region is a great place to practice backcountry skiing either on the Mulhacén itself or on other peaks such as Alcazaba (3,366 m), and Veleta (3,398 m), among others.  The Sierra Nevada range is also famous for its awe-inspiring wilderness and its charming villages with delicious cuisine, perfect for some apres-ski recovery. Don’t miss the chance to discover the best slopes in the south of Spain under the guidance of one of the certified guides at Whether you are an advanced skier or just getting started in backcountry skiing, you will find the perfect program for you!




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In winter, the temperature at low altitudes average around 6 degrees celsius and are below freezing at high altitudes. In summer, the temperature averages around 24 degrees celsius. July is the driest month and November is the wettest.





How to get there

Málaga has the closest international airport to the Sierra Nevada.

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Best time to visit

For backcountry skiing, during the winter months, from December to March.






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