Frigiliana Town Village Malaga


Frigiliana awarded one of the most beautiful towns in Málaga and Spain. A village where you can see the symbiosis of the three medieval cultures.

Where is Frigiliana located

Frigiliana is located 59km from Malaga capital with a population of 5.372 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 65 km square.

Origin of the name Frigiliana

Not for sure, but the closest hypothesis is that it comes from a Roman named Frexinius and the patronymic -ana, which would combine Frenixiana, which later derives from Frigiliana.

Denonym of the people of Frigiliana

The inhabitants are called “Frigilianense”.

Monuments and places of interest

  • Lízar Castle
  • Hermitage of Santo Cristo de la Caña or Hermitage of Ecce-Homo
  • Palace of the Counts of Frigiliana or El Ingenio
  • Church of San Antonio
  • The Old Fountain
  • Reales Pósitos
  • Palace of the Apero
  • The Fort, from Roman times
  • Neolithic, Phoenician and Roman archaeological remains

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