This village is located at 1082 meters above sea level and has 636 inhabitants (2013). It is located nearby the pass of La Ragua, the only connection between the north and south of the Sierra Nevada.
Laroles was a separate municipality together with Júbar until 1974, when it merged with Mairena and Picena in one municipality called Nevada. Since then it holds the capitalidad and is facilitating the council. The town is regional known for its chestnut, and fruits. As a part of its territory is in the Natural Park of Sierra Nevada, it is ideal for walks in these splendid surroundings.
Altitude: 1082 meters
Population: 636 (2013)
Distance to Granada: 104 km
Distance to the beach: 46 km (Ladra)
Distance to the Airport of Malaga: 185 km
Distance to the Airport of Granada: 118 km
Touristic level: low - medium - high
Authentic level: low -medium - high