- Date : 2nd September 2022
- Start : Ronda
- End : Montilla
- Distance : 171km
- Profile : Flat
Stage 15 profile
Start : Martos
Martos is a city located in the province of Jaén, in southern Spain. It has a population of approximately 32,000 people.
Martos is situated in a mountainous area, and its name is thought to come from the Latin word for “mountain”. Martos is known for its production of olive oil and wine.
The city has something to offer everyone, from its delicious food and wine to its beautiful scenery and historical landmarks. It has several historical landmarks, including the Church of Santa María de los Ángeles, which was built in the 16th century.
Finish : Sierra Nevada
Sierra Nevada is a beautiful Spanish city located at the foot of the stunning Sierra Nevada mountains – one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. The city itself is small, with a population of only 8,000 people, but it boasts a world-famous ski resort which receives visitors from all over the globe.
Although Sierra Nevada is most commonly associated with skiing and snowboarding, there are actually plenty of other outdoor activities on offer in and around the city. Hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing are all popular pursuits in the area, and there is something to suit everyone regardless of their fitness level or experience.
Miguel Ángel ‘Supermán’ López dominate the climb to Sierra Nevada in La Vuelta 17.