Monachil is just 8 kilometres from Granada, and the Sierra Nevada ski resort falls within its municipal area. The village has many areas of great natural value and stunning landscapes.The Sierra Nevada National Park forms a breathtaking backdrop, and special mention should be made of the Mulhacén (3,481 m) and Veleta (3,394 m) peaks, Los Cahorros gorge and La Cortijuela botanical gardens.
The new karting center in Granada is less than 10 miles from the villa and has a very modern 700m track. This is a perfect afternoon out for groups and families!
Expert and informative guided tours through some of the most beautiful aspects of the Granada Mountain ranges and foothills. From waterfalls and gorges to ravines and turquoise lakes. Zero Gravity Granada is putting some of the majesty of Granada back on the map!
Located around 20 minutes from the villa this center has Paintball, Canyoning and an multi adventure circuit with Zip Lines!
Igloo Granada is a full indoor ice rink in the city of Granada. Timetables vary and include family events, open skating, ice hockey games and sports with many events and activities weekly.
Glovento Sur is a professional hot air balloon, based in the city of Granada,Spain. The tourist passenger flights begin at dawn, clients are picked up at a previously arranged meeting point and then taken to the take-off site. The air balloons fly over Granada or Guadix.
Granada offers some of Europe's highest mountains, the Sierra Nevada being the principal mountain range whose peaks are snow covered all year; they reach their maximum altitude in Mulhacen (3,481 m), Veleta (3,470 m) and Alcazaba (3,314 m).
Granada is an excellent place for cycling whether the desire is to travel around the historic backdrop of the city and surrounding area or take on the huge challenges available on the Sierra Nevada routes.
The Sierra Nevada ski resort is extensive and modern with excellent access roads, an ultra-efficient gondola and one of the best sunshine records in the world. It also has a long season – generally opening in November and not closing until the end of April.
Granada is one of the few places in the world where it is possible to ski/snowboard in the morning and sunbathe on the beach in the afternoon.