This lovely village is located just below the ‘golden city triangle’ of Cordoba, Granada and Seville. It is a relatively large traditional Spanish village with over 14.000 inhabitants. Those looking for a characterful inland Spanish property for sale that will provide a base for exploring the Andalusian countryside will not be disappointed.
Alora village has a typical Andalusian feel, it has steep streets lined with whitewashed houses and the second oldest church in Spain. There is also the old Arab castle nestled between three large rocks offering exceptional views. Yet there are plenty of modern facilities including a medical centre, cinema, bars, restaurants, supermarkets, a local sports complex and a large public swimming pool.
The annual fiesta offers the perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the Andalusian lifestyle, you can also explore the local markets and countryside surrounding the village. The Ardales Lakes are superb for water sports and there are several hiking routes just a stone’s through away. The word famous Camino del Rey and the nature reserve of El Torcal are also nearby.
Alora is 45 minutes (45 km.) from the city of Málaga and the airport. The beaches of the Costa del Sol are a 40-minute (48 km.) drive away.