Where is Carratraca located

Carratraca is located 49km from Malaga capital with a population of 731 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 22,24km square.

The origin of the name Carratraca

The name of Carratraca comes from the Arabic “Carr-altrak” which means “cleaning of impurities“.

Gentilicio of Carratraca

The inhabitants are called “carratraqueño or carratraqueña“.

Monuments and places of interest in Carratraca

  • Church of Nuestra Señora de la Salud 
  • Thermal Baths of  Carratraca
  • Plaza de Toros

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