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Sierra Nevada Holidays
The Sierra Nevada Ski and Mountain Resort is the southernmost ski resort in Europe, with 105km of trails, 120 ski runs and 22 lifts, and it's just 2 hrs from Malaga airport. While car hire is recommended to reach the mountains, it is also possible to take the train to Granada, where there is a direct bus service to Sierra Nevada Ski and Mountain Resort, 32km away.
Hailed as the sunniest ski resort in Europe, Sierra Nevada was declared a UNESCO biosphere reserve in 1986 and acquired National Park status in 1989. With 80% of sunny days, it's the perfect environment for snow lovers to practice all types of winter sports like skiing, snow boarding and snow mobiling. With fantastic facilities, great ski schools for children and a buzzing apres ski night life - the Sierra Nevada is a great choice for a winter holiday in Spain. In the summer, mountain climbing, hiking and mountain biking in the Sierra Nevada are popular pursuits.
Head to the Spanish slopes of Sierra Nevada Ski and Mountain Resort and enjoy exhilarating winter sports from late November to early May, when the quality of snow is exceptional. At night, take full advantage of the lively atmosphere in the village of Pradollano, enjoy tapas and drinks in the popular bars, dine out in the many restaurants, dance all night at discos or there's even night skiiing for the daredevils among us! Other amenities in the Sierra Nevada include shopping and luxury spas to relax and unwind after a busy day on the slopes. We have an excellent range of accommodation in Sierra Nevada, where you can enjoy the warm weather and even warmer hospitality of the southern Spanish resort.