The village is located 637 meters above sea level and has 275 inhabitants (2009).  In 1967 the municipalities of Acequias, Chite, Mondujar, Murchas and Talará merged into one municipality named Lecrín. Six years later Béznar joined the munipality of Lecrin together with its hamlet Peloteos. Chite has very narrow streets where you can nearly pass with you car. It is better to get a walk to explore this loverly village.



The church of Chite
The church of Chite

Points of Interest in Chite



  • Church;
  • Castle ruins;Ruins;
  • The street of Chite;
A street in Chite
A street in Chite

Festivities in Chite

  • On the 2nd and 3rd of June the festivities in honor of San Segundo are celebrated.
Charming street view in Chite
Charming street view in Chite

Photo Gallery of Chite

Basic Information Chite

Chite (36°56′18″N 3°33′20″O)

Altitude: 637 meters

Population: 275 (2009)



Distance to Granada: 36 km

Distance to the beach: 37 km

Distance to Airport Malaga: 130 km

Distance to Airport Granada: 51 km


Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low -medium - high


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

Location of Chite

Google Maps content is not displayed due to your current cookie settings. Click on the cookie policy (functional) to agree to the Google Maps cookie policy and view the content. You can find out more about this in the Google Maps privacy policy.

The Weather in Chite