Guided ascent to Almanzor (2592 m) in 1 or 2 days
Pico Almanzor, 2-day Ascent in Sierra de Gredos with overnight in a bivouac
1-day Pico Almanzor ascent in Sierra de Gredos
Climb Pico Almanzor from Refugio Laguna Grande in Gredos (Half-day)
Avila is a great place to go mountain climbing, regardless of your level. If you are a beginner, you will find an exciting day trip that will teach you new skills. If you are an intermediate climber, you can take it one step further. And, if you're an advanced mountaineer, you can enjoy training for more challenging mountain climbing adventures in a breathtaking location.
How to get there
You can take a train or a bus from Madrid
Short, warm, dry summers and very cold and cloudy winters
Best time to visit
For mountain climbing, the best months are between March and November
Avila is surrounded by the Guadarrama, Sierra de Avila, and Sierra de Gredos mountains, and is a breathtaking place for mountain adventures. The highest mountain in the region is Pico Almanzor and stands at an altitude of 2,591 m (8,501 ft). It is the most popular climbing spot in the area and in Central Spain and takes between one and two days to climb, depending on your level. Find the ideal guide for your Avila mountain climbing adventure on Explore-Share.com and let them point you in the best direction!
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