The village is located at 1350 meters above seal level and has 337 inhabitants (2013). It is located in the middle of the Porqueira Canyon between the villages Capileira and Pampaneira.


The Barranco del Poqueira is one of the most visited natural spaces in the province of Granada. The three villages have been declared historicañ and artistical. The history is dating back to the Romans but the streets and houses of Bubión have been created by the Arabs. The streets are full with potted plants which are in a beautiful contrast with the white houses.



Festivities in Bubión

  • The festival in honor of San Sebastian is celebrated in the last weekend of January closest to the fiesta the San Sebastian (2oth of January). In the penultimate weekend of August this repeated. 
View on Bubión
View on Bubión

Points of Interest in Bubión

  • Church built in Moorish style (16th century);
  • Roofed washing sinks  and the spring "Hondera";
  • Viewpoint Las Eras where you have an beautiful view over the valley.
  • Natural Park Sierra Nevada.
A "tinao" in Bubión
A "tinao" in Bubión

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Basic Information Bubión

Bubión ( 36° 57' N, 3° 21' W)

Altitude: 1350 meters

Population: 337 (2013)



Distance to Granada: 76 km

Distance to the beach: 54 km (Motril)

Distance to the Airport of Malaga: 144 km

Distance to the Airport of Granada: 88 km


Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low - medium - high



  • Supermarkets: yes
  • Banks: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Bars: yes

Location of Bubión

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Bubión (village) - Alpujarra:  A renovated village house which has the typical Alpujarra ceiling of wooden beams. The house has a living with a fireplace and open kitchen, three bedrooms and two bathrooms. From the terrace you.........

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Bubión (village) - Alpujarra:  This very authentic village house is renovated and situated at the border of Bubión. The house has a living with a fireplace and open kitchen, three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Next to the house is a.......

Number of persons: 2-6 / Price: from € 65,- a night, € 400,- a week (2p)

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