Caving in Granada: Nivar Cave

Outdoor Activities in Granada

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The perfect cave to enter the world of speleology. In the municipality of Nivar, between the ancient provinces of the Spanish Civil War and overlooking the marsh Cubillas and the mountains of Parapanda, Elvira and Sierra Nevada.With an entrance in the street of about 15 meters by a opening perfectly affordable for all customers but not exempt from the beauty of the streets. It develops between stalactites and stalagmites with some very narrow and exciting steps. Enter rappeling and we will go out for another exit, making the tour much more interesting.
Explore the stunning, cavernous underworld that exists just outside Granada with a guided caving experience that's fun and safe no matter your level of skill. Rappel about 65 feet (20 m) beneath the surface and immerse yourself in an ethereal environment that few get to see. After convenient pickup from the Granada city center, take a relaxing drive to the quaint municipality of Nivar. Meeting your guide and getting familiar with your equipment. There's no need for previous caving experience or technical knowledge—your experienced guide helps you learn everything you need to know along the way.Spend some time walking over rocky terrain to the entrance of the Nivar Cave, where you begin a route that includes rappelling, sliding, and navigating a few narrow passageways. Go at your own pace and benefit from watchful guidance throughout the trek, negotiating every turn with care. Marvel at views of stalactites, stalagmites, and jagged rock formations along the way—this underground realm never ceases to amaze. Reach the end of the cave and stop for relaxing. Your day ends with a relaxing tea or coffee with muffins and snaks, then ride back to the city center.

What’s included

  • Afternoon tea
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Use of helmet
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included

  • Lunch