Pitres



The village is situated at 1295 meters above sea level and has 495 inhabitants. This is the main village of the municipality La Taha and has all regional functions like shops, schools etc. The several neighbourhoods that have there own personality are formed around the main square. Much of ther buildings were destructed during the civil war, but the village has still his traditional appearance. Along the village flows the Bermejo river with small waterfalls, mills and iron water springs. Its main street with is typical arches and vegetation. It looks like a re-creation of a Alpujarra home made in the 40s of last century.

A view on Pitres
A view on Pitres

Points of Interest in Pitres


  • Church: Iglesia parroquial de San Roque (16th century);
  • "Tinaos"
  • Washing sinks;
  • Several Springs;
  • Natural Park Sierra Nevada;
  • 19 walking routes (guide)
  • Walking route "Rio Bemejo" (map)
A view on Pitres
A view on Pitres

Festivities in Pitres


 

  • The fiesta "Cristo de la Expiración" held two Fridays before Good Friday;
  • The festivities of San Roque, in the weekend after but closest to the 16th of August;
A "tinao" in Pitres
A "tinao" in Pitres

Photo Gallery of Pitres


Basic Information Pitres


Pitres (36°56′10″N 3°19′32″O)

Altitude: 1295 meters

Population: 495 inhabitants  (2013)

 

Distances:

Distance to Granada: 75 km

Distance to the beach: 53 km (Motril)

Distance to the Airport of Malaga: 147 km

Distance to the Airport of Granada: 90 km

 

Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level:  low - medium - high

 

Facilities:

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

Location of Pitres

The Weather in Pitres


Exclusive Holiday Accommodations in Pitres


Pitres (countryside) - Alpujarra:  This very authentic studio apartment is situated in an 300 year old stable of a big farmhouse. It has a double bed, a woodstove, an open kitchen and a bathroom. A big common swimming pool....

Number of persons: 2 / Price: from € 70,- a night, € 460,- a week

from € 70,-



Pitres (countryside) - Alpujarra:  It is situated in a 300 year old farmhouse. It has a big living room with open kitchen  and a bedroom with open bathroom. The enormous garden has a common swimming pool and solarium, a picnic area.....

Number of persons: 2 -4 / Price: from € 80,- a night, € 540,- a week (2p)

from € 80,-



Pitres (countryside) - Alpujarra: The apartment is situated in a historic farm house. It has a big living room with open kitchen, a bedroom and a bathroom. The enormous garden has a common swimming pool and solarium, a picnic.....

Number of persons: 2 -4 / Price: from € 80,- a night, € 540,- a week (2p)

from € 80,-



Pitres (countryside) - Alpujarra: This very authentic apartment is situated in an 300 year old stable of a big farmhouse. It has a living room with open kitchen, three bedrooms and two bathrooms. It has glorious swimming pool that is......

Number of persons: 2-7 / Price: from € 110,- a night, € 600,- a week (2p)

from € 110,-