Cañada Sereno

12 km   3 hours   358m   Easy   Easy   Easy    

Great family walk with a lovely meadow where you can stop for a picnic half way round. Stone benches with fantastic views mean that there are plenty of places where you can stop for breather. Refill your water bottles at the source of the River Darro, one of the two rivers that run through Granada.

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Autumn Colours

Level An easy walk suitable for all the family.

When to go All year round, but bear in mind that this area could occasionally be above the snow line in winter.

Water Drinking fountain at the source of the River Darro, just over half way round.

Location: Sierra de Huétor

The Sierra de Huétor is a Natural Park to the north-east of Granada, which can be accessed directly from the A-92 motorway.

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By Car: From Granada, take the A-92 towards Almeria and Guadix. Take exit 259 signposted Parque Natural de la Sierra de Huétor, and turn left to cross the motorway. Turn right onto a dirt road where you see a signpost saying Cañada del Sereno, 80m. You will see the information board for the start of the walk on your right. Park by the side of the dirt road. 

By Bus: This walk is not easily accessible by bus.

Download PDF information sheet with a detailed map, altitude profile and step-by-step description of the walk to print and take with you.

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DISCLAIMER: While we have made every effort to ensure that this information is accurate, conditions can change, and always remember that you are responsible for your own safety.