Mairena



The village is located at 850 meters above sea level and has 274 inhabitants (2013). Mairena is together with the annexed Júbar is part of the municipality Nevada. Mairena is a nice authentic village with narrow streets. In the area you can make nice walks in the mountains.

 

A street in Mairena
A street in Mairena

Points of Interest in Mairena


  • Church;
  • Washing sinks;
  • The whole village is an open air museum;
  • Viewpoint above the village: this is the place where the the cereal crops were threshed; spectular views over the valley.
View on Mairena
View on Mairena

Festivities in Mairena


  • On the 25th of April San Marcos is celebrated (including a procession);
  • In the weekend closest to the 18th of September the Fiesta del Santo Cristo de la Luz is celebrated (including a procession);
The church in Mairena
The church in Mairena

Photo Gallery of Mairena


Basic Information Mairena


Mairena (37°00′00″N 3°02′00″O)

Altitude:  850 meters

Population: 274 inhabitants  (2013)

 

Distances:

Distance to Granada: 109 km

Distance to the beach: 51 km (Adra)

Distance to the Airport of Malaga: 183 km

Distance to the Airport of Granada: 123 km

 

Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low - medium - high

 

Facilities:

  • Supermarkets: no
  • Banks: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Bars: yes

Location of Mairena

The Weather in Mairena