The revolt of 1568 was a civil war, with the Spaniards deploying large forces against this rural population and with much cruelty on both sides. Capileira and the whole area of La Alpujarra have many hiking trails through the south face of the Natural Park of Sierra Nevada. The Sierra Nevada runs west-to-east for about 80 km.

The high villages have lost population as younger people seek work in the cities, in Spain and elsewhere in the European Union. We will pass through areas of chestnut, oak and chaparral and get wonderful views of the Sierra de Lújar on one side and the other the Veleta Peak, the Poqueira Valley and the villages that make up the gorge, Pampaneira, Capileira and Bubión. This exciting route for lovers of mountain passes trough “La Cebadilla” and the”Cortijo de las Tomas” before reaching the Mulhacén, and by pre night at the Refuge Poqueira.

Amazing villages of white houses clinging to cliff faces and water from the mountains is outstanding. No olvides pararte en alguno de sus bares a degustar el rico jamón de Trevélez. In English, 'The Alpujarra: sixty leagues on horseback preceded by six in stagecoach'. Los Cahorros is a highly appreciated route among hikers, who have found a natural paradise on this site. [citation needed] Visitors include day-time or weekend visitors from Granada and longer-term tourists from northern Europe. The walking is amazing and on all our walks we had the place to ourselves. Michael Tracy's Bubión - the story of an Alpujarran village (Hermitage Books, 2013, .mw-parser-output cite.citation{font-style:inherit}.mw-parser-output .citation q{quotes:"\"""\"""'""'"}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-free a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-free a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/65/Lock-green.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .id-lock-registration a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-limited a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-registration a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d6/Lock-gray-alt-2.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .id-lock-subscription a,.mw-parser-output .citation .cs1-lock-subscription a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/aa/Lock-red-alt-2.svg")right 0.1em center/9px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration{color:#555}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription span,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration span{border-bottom:1px dotted;cursor:help}.mw-parser-output .cs1-ws-icon a{background:linear-gradient(transparent,transparent),url("//upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/4c/Wikisource-logo.svg")right 0.1em center/12px no-repeat}.mw-parser-output code.cs1-code{color:inherit;background:inherit;border:none;padding:inherit}.mw-parser-output .cs1-hidden-error{display:none;font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-visible-error{font-size:100%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-maint{display:none;color:#33aa33;margin-left:0.3em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-subscription,.mw-parser-output .cs1-registration,.mw-parser-output .cs1-format{font-size:95%}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-left,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-left{padding-left:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-right,.mw-parser-output .cs1-kern-wl-right{padding-right:0.2em}.mw-parser-output .citation .mw-selflink{font-weight:inherit}ISBN 2930590041) provides historical background, description of local customs, discussion of current issues, and an extensive bibliography. In the hotel we have information and extensive knowledges and we are happy to advise you on your routes through the Natural Park of Sierra Nevada. Water emerges from innumerable springs; human intervention has channeled it to terraced plots and to the villages. The wealth of the province of Granada makes it a great destination to enjoy both rural tourism, such as cultural, urban or beach taking advantage of the spectacular climate of the area. This conflict did not end until 1942 when the guerrilla leader was captured.

The average elevation is 1,200 metres (4,000 ft) above sea level.

In most of the towns of the Sierra Nevada National Park, trekking is often practiced, being Monachil one of these routes, which, due to its great beauty and easy route, is ideal for families, earning a prominent position.

It is a route where you will have to cross beautiful suspension bridges to discover what this special route hides, as well as its incredible views, waterfalls, natural rock pools, caves and narrow tunnels. The administrative centre is Órgiva. Landscape of steep streets and stepped houses, maintains the same style as its neighboring towns of Capileira and Pampaneira, with which it shares the deserved title of historic and artistic. There are also numerous foreign residents, who have also brought income and employment to the area. Sierra Nevada National Park Bed and Breakfast, Sierra Nevada National Park Vacation Rentals, Sierra Nevada National Park Vacation Packages, Sierra Nevada National Park Family Hotels, Sierra Nevada National Park Ski-In / Ski-Out Hotels, Romantic Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sierra Nevada National Park Luxury Hotels, Sierra Nevada National Park Business Hotels, 5-stars Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, 4-stars Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, 3-stars Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, Melia Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sierra Nevada National Park Hotels with Pools, Pet Friendly Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sierra Nevada National Park Hotels with Free Parking, Sierra Nevada National Park Cheap Pet Friendly Hotels, Sierra Nevada National Park Hot Tub Suite Hotels, Budget Hotels in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sierra Nevada National Park Downtown Hotels, Sierra Nevada National Park Hotels with Hot Tubs, Hotels near Escuela de Esqui y Montana Al Andalus Activa, All things to do in Sierra Nevada National Park, Nature & Parks in Sierra Nevada National Park, Geologic Formations in Sierra Nevada National Park, National Parks in Sierra Nevada National Park, Nature & Wildlife Areas in Sierra Nevada National Park, Ski & Snowboard Areas in Sierra Nevada National Park, Outdoor Activities in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sports Camps & Clinics in Sierra Nevada National Park, Water Sports in Sierra Nevada National Park, Gear Rentals in Sierra Nevada National Park, Parasailing & Paragliding in Sierra Nevada National Park, Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing in Sierra Nevada National Park, Adrenaline & Extreme Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Bike Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Climbing Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Hiking & Camping Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Nature & Wildlife Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Ski & Snow Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Other Outdoor Activities in Sierra Nevada National Park, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Classes & Workshops in Sierra Nevada National Park, Lessons & Workshops in Sierra Nevada National Park, Walking Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Historical & Heritage Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Private Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Self-Guided Tours & Rentals in Sierra Nevada National Park, Multi-day Tours in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sights & Landmarks in Sierra Nevada National Park, Sacred & Religious Sites in Sierra Nevada National Park, Educational sites in Sierra Nevada National Park, Monuments & Statues in Sierra Nevada National Park, Points of Interest & Landmarks in Sierra Nevada National Park, Churches & Cathedrals in Sierra Nevada National Park, Art Galleries in Sierra Nevada National Park, Gift & Specialty Shops in Sierra Nevada National Park, Spas & Wellness in Sierra Nevada National Park, Boat Tours & Water Sports in Sierra Nevada National Park, Zoos & Aquariums in Sierra Nevada National Park, Escuela de Esqui y Montana Al Andalus Activa, things to do in Sierra Nevada National Park.