La Vuelta 2022 – Stage 12 Preview

By : Mr Mamil
Updated :

  • Date : 1st September 2022
  • Start : Salobreña
  • End : Peñas Blancas
  • Distance : 195.5km
  • Profile : Flat with uphill finish

Stage 12 profile

Start : Salobreña

Salobreña is a charming town located on the Costa Tropical in Andalusia, southern Spain. The town is set upon a hill with sweeping views of the Mediterranean Sea. Salobreña’s history dates back to the Moorish era when it was an important trading post.

Today, the town is a popular tourist destination for its sunny climate, beautiful beaches, and relaxed atmosphere.

There are plenty of things to see and do in Salobreña. The Moorish Castle is a must-see for history buffs. For those looking to soak up some sun, the beaches of Playa de la Garnacha and Playa de los Bajos are perfect for sunbathing and swimming.

Active travelers can enjoy hiking and biking in the nearby Sierra Nevada mountains. And, of course, no visit to Salobreña would be complete without trying the town’s famous sweet wine.

Whether you’re looking for history, sun, or good food and wine, Salobreña has something for everyone.

Finish : Peñas Blancas

Peñas Blancas is a small city located in the province of Granada, in southern Spain. The city is known for its beautiful white cliffs, which overlook the Mediterranean Sea.

Peñas Blancas is also home to a number of historical and cultural landmarks, including the Basilica of Our Lady of Carmen, the Cathedral of San Vicente Ferrer, and the Castle of Santa Ana.

Visitors to Peñas Blancas can enjoy a variety of activities, such as swimming, hiking, and exploring the city’s many shops and restaurants.