Algarinejo is a town whose origins dates back to the Paleolithic, regarding the rests they found nearby. The Romans were also presents. It were the Arabics who gave the town its name ("al-Garin" which means "cave" in Arabic).
In this municipality you can encounter rivers and streams, mountains, spectacular canyons and waterfalls and large scenic overlooks on the inner Andalusia.
In this town you can recover the old memory of people and enjoy the slow rhythm, the tranquility of rural life, the quality of traditional food products, the warmth and hospitality of its people. Algarinejo is offering a full range of services and accommodations. There is a Network of Footpaths present to foster the tourist a pleasant and memorable stay.
Algarinejo (37°19′30″N 4°09′31″O)
Altitude: 608 meters
Population: 2875 inhabitants (2014)
Distance to Granada: 76 km
Distance to the beach: 100 km (Malaga)
Distance to Airport Malaga: 112 km
Distance to Airport Granada: 64 km
Touristic level: low - medium - high
Authentic level: low - medium - high