Almáchar

Geographical Description

Almáchar is located 36km from Malaga capital with a population of 1.811 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 73,1km square

The origin of the name Almáchar

The name of the town comes from the Arabic “Al Maysar”, which means «Land of the meadows».

Monuments and places of interest en Almáchar

  • Church of San Marcos: The church of San Mateo built in the 16th century.