Benamargosa

Where is Benamargosa located

Benamargosa is located 49km from Malaga capital with a population of 1.514 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 12,12km square.

The origin of the name Benamargosa

Until now it has not been possible to find out its meaning, the prefix <Ben> or <Bena> means lineage, family or population of the founder.

Denonym of the people of Benamargosa

The inhabitants are called “benamargoseño or benamargoseña”, or also “mangurrino or mangurrina”.

Monuments and places of interest in Benamargosa

  • Church of Encarnación
  • Arcos de la Huerta
  • El puente de los diez ojos
  • Hermitage of the cementery
  • Hermitage of San Sebastian

For more information about Benamargosa Village: visit the City Council page