The village is located 1137 meters above sea level and has 2265 inhabitants (2014). The village is located at the foot of the mountain Sierra Alta Coloma, nestled in a valley surrounded by farmland and olive groves and abundant wildlife.
The village has several historic churches and the main attraction are the castle ruins situated on a hill next to the village. From the castle you have a beautifiul view on Montejícar and the valley.
Montejícar (37°34′19″N 3°30′16″O)
Altitude: 1137 meters
Population: 2265 inhabitants (2014)
Distance to Granada: 59 km
Distance to the beach: 122 km (Motril)
Distance to Airport Malaga: 180 km
Distance to Airport Granada: 61 km
Touristic level: low - medium - high
Authentic level: low - medium - high