Alcolea

A medium mountain the main town, Alcolea, defined by the white alpujarreño their village, but also the slums of Lucainena Darrical and incorporated in 1997 with the construction of the dam is situated Beninar not alone.

Hilly and steep, pine stocking and some relict oaks, Territory dominate the landscape, but if we approach the valley, stands the olive tree, with its huge trees and century, linked to the agricultural development of the eighteenth century and now an oil permit excellent quality.

The origins are medieval and especially the world Hispano, which will provide water mime, smallholdings and small subsistence farming. Then comes the strong Christian religiosity reflected in their chapels and spaces of popular devotion.

We can not forget to approach Alcolea. The experience will bring us back.

People
902
Fiestas and traditions
Feast of San Sebastian (January 20). Feast of Santa Rosa de Viterbo (from 3 to 5 September).
Altitude
736 m
Website
http://www.alcolea.es
Address
C / Sleeps 11
Postcode
04480
Phone
(950) 51 20 00
Distance from Almeria city
69.2 km