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Category: Sports and Leisure

Climbing Pico Veleta: Routes and how to get to the Sierra Nevada’s second highest peak

At a cool 3,398m, Pico Veleta is the 3rd highest mountain in the Iberian Peninsula, and boasts the highest paved road in Europe. Additionally, it is host to Europe’s most southerly ski resort, the impressive Sierra Nevada Ski Station. The summit offers incredible views of the surrounding Sierra Nevada and the city of Granada, making this route a must during...