Montenegro



This small hamlet belongs to the municipality of Alpujarra de la Sierra is located at 850 meters above sea level and has only 7 inhabitants. It excists only of a chapel and some farm houses. It is located between a dirt road (also partly with concrete) between Yator and Yegen.

 

The road is in very bad condition. You can see some spectacular landscapes if you take the dirt road from Yator to Yegen, which is going along the chapel San Sebastian.

 

 

The chapel of Montenegro
The chapel of Montenegro

Points of Interest in Montenegro


  • The chapel  in Montenegro "la Ermita de Fátima"
  • Pico Bernal: Geologic badlands and interesting ravines along the path of Montenegro formations.

Festivities in Montenegro


  • On the 13th of May the fiesta "Virgen de Cabeza" is celebrated.

Photo Gallery of Montenegro


Basic Information Montenegro


Montenegro (36°58′02″N 3°07′56″O)

Altitude:  850 meters

Population: 7 inhabitants  (2013)

 

Distances:

Distance to Granada: 103 km

Distance to the beach: 43 km (La Rabita)

Distance to the Airport of Malaga: 165 km

Distance to the Airport of Granada: 118 km

 

Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low - medium - high

 

Facilities:

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

Location of Montenegro

The Weather in Montenegro