The village is located at 850 meters and has 253 inhabitants (2013). Picena has a beautiful landscape where you can hike. Such as the route to the Balson where you can enjoy majestic views of vegetation and river with several waterfalls. Another possible route is to the spring of Quero where you can spend a pleasant day.
The town has nice narrow streets and it is one of the most traditional Alpujarran villages in terms of its architecture.
Picena (37°00′04″N 3°00′22″O)
Altitude: 850 meters
Population: 253 inhabitants (2013)
Distance to Granada: 107 km
Distance to the beach: 42 km (Adra)
Distance to the Airport of Malaga: 182 km
Distance to the Airport of Granada: 122 km
Touristic level: low - medium - high
Authentic level: low - medium - high