Trails of the Alhambra provides the resources to get you riding

From where we ride, our Trails of the Alhambra

A natural playground

The daunting yet majestic peaks of the Sierra Nevadas and their pleated foothills,

A natural playground

the lonely, rolling terrain to the south and the Mediterranean beaches just beyond,

A natural playground

or the protected, natural parks that dapple the province all serve to highlight Granada’s untouched beauty,

A natural playground

but its secret appeal is just how easy it is to reach this natural playground from the city’s center.

It's an experience

Granada is home to two UNESCO World Heritage sites: the Alhambra and the Albaicín,

It's an experience

whose lavishly landscaped grounds and serpentine streets tempt you to wander into Granada’s rich history.

It's an experience

Thanks to both old and new urban planners, much of the downtown area is either reserved for pedestrians or restricted to authorized vehicles,

It's an experience

which makes Granada a lively city to be enjoyed at your own carefree pace.

Getting to the Trails of the Alhambra


Granada, 19km/12mi

Mostly domestic flights + direct flights between France, Germany, Italy, and the UK Website

Málaga, 138km/86mi

International airport with direct flights between Africa, the Middle East, North America, and all over Europe Website

Madrid, 426km/265mi

Major international airport with connections from all over the world Website

Barcelona, 872km/542mi

Major international airport with connections from all over the world Website

Public transportation


In the past bus has been the way to go because Granada was underserved by air and train, but that’s been changing. ALSA is the national bus system and offers abundant service to Granada. There is an extra charge to bring your bike, which ideally should be boxed or in a carrier. Visit to book tickets (advance purchase is recommended during peak times)


The arrival of high-speed train to Granada has at last become a reality! As of summer 2019, Granada offers high-speed train service, visit to book tickets.