Alpandeire

Geographical Description

Alpandeire is located 121km from Malaga capital with a population of 260 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 31,3km square.

Monuments and places of interest de Alpandeire

  • Church of San Antonio de Padua: Also known with the nickname of «Catedral de la Serranía». Built in the middle of the 16th century and restored in the 18th century. In the basements of the interior there is an old cemetery. In the Pantheon of the church there are two mummies in good condition.
    Fray Leopoldo’s birthplace: Fray Leopoldo was born in Alpandeire, a beggar friar who ended up on the streets of Granada, an example of service, obedience and love for God who spent his life serving the poorest.
  • Statue of Fray Leopoldo
  • The french wall