Winter Ascent of Veleta

Ascent of the second highest peak in the Sierra Nevada mountains using basic mountaineering techniques. You’ll get great views of the dramatic north face of the Sierra Nevada mountain range and the Mediterranean Sea, weather permitting. This activity is suitable for anyone who loves mountain sports and is in good physical shape.

Season: winter

Duration: full day (approximately 7-8 hrs)

Level: medium (good physical shape; no previous experience needed)


  • helmet, crampon and ice axe hire
  • use of safety equipment (ropes, bolts, cords, etc.)
  • qualified mountain guide
  • civil liability and accident insurance
  • transport to and from activity

Maximum group size: 8 per guide.

Veleta in summer

In summer, you can climb Veleta without any specialist equipment. Contact us using the form below for details of guided excursions in the high mountains in summer, or look at our self-guided hikes in the high mountains.

Information and booking

To book this activity, or ask for more information, fill out the form below: