The Sierra Nevada is the second highest mountain range in Western Europe. As well as Mulhacen, it’s home to other great mountains like Veleta at 3,398 meters and lots of hiking trails.
How to get there
Málaga is the closest international airport to the Sierra Nevada and Mount Mulhacen
Best time to visit
The best time to visit for hiking is May, June and July. If you want a winter mountaineering experience, the winter months will be best for you
In winter the temperature averages around 6 degrees celsius and in summer the temperature averages around 24 degrees celsius. July is the driest month and November is the wettest