A white village of the Axarquia of Arab origin where its streets and minaret is a jewel of the Mudejar route.
Where is Salares located
Salares is located 61km from Malaga capital with a population of 169 inhabitants. The municipal term has a dimension of almost 10km square.
Denonym of the people of Salares
The inhabitants are called “salareño or salareña“.
Monuments and places of interest in Salares
- Minaret Tower of Salares: Part of the old mosque, the minaret tower shows in a very remarkable way the Arab presence in the Axarquia area. Built of red brick between the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries highlighting the Almohad art.
- Casa Torreón
- Church of Santa Ana
- Roman ruins and bridge