The village is located 1022 meters above sea level and has 1324 inhabitants (2014). It seems that this village was inhabited since prehistoric times, but no evidence was found for this. At Roaero they have found although the less ancient remains; a Roman necropolis.
Montillana is a mountain village and contact with nature is one of its main attractions. You can make hiking tours in the stunning mountains like the "Sierra de Alta Coloma" and the "Noalejo".
Montillana (37°30′11″N 3°40′16″O)
Altitude: 1022 meters
Population: 1324 inhabitants (2014)
Distance to Granada: 55 km
Distance to the beach: 119 km (Motril)
Distance to Airport Malaga: 176 km
Distance to Airport Granada: 57 km
Touristic level: low - medium - high
Authentic level: low - medium - high