What you can do in La Alpujarra:
From Pitres you can visit Pampaneira, Bubión and Capileira where they are plenty of routes, paths and you can make excursions by car, hike to Mulhacén and visit the ferruginous fountains.
There is also an extensive net of water canals that take us to picturesque corners, where you will see centennial chestnuts, mills, cisterns...Pitres is an ideal place to became a base camp as it is located in the centre of the High Alpujarra.
It is siuated 70Km from La Alhambra, 40 Km from the beaches of La Costa Tropical and 3 hours from Parque Natural Cabo de Gata and Almería beaches.
La Taha de Pitres has an extensive net of old cattle walking trails that communicate all their villages.
You can find maps and guide books for hiking in the Oveja Verde apartments for diferent levels. Finally we can arrange you the trekking to the Mulhacen peak in colaboration with the Capileira High Peaks Interpretation Service.