Cozvíjar



The village is located 746 meters above sea level and has 749 inhabitants (2010). The village is together with Cónchar forming the municipality of Villamena. The main agricultural resources are: olives, vineyards and almonds.

The natural landscape is also part of the charm of this town, highlighting places like the caves in the river valley of Laguna; or the view on the town from La Loma, south of the village.

 

A detail of a house in Cozvíjar
A detail of a house in Cozvíjar

Points of Interest in Cozvíjar


  • Church: Iglesia Parroquial de San Juan Bautista (16th century); 
  • Chapel: Ermitage Virgen de la Cabeza;
  • Mills: Molino de Luis, Molino de Manolito;
  • Caves: Cuevas de los Ojos;
  • River valley of Laguna.
A view on Cozvíjar
A view on Cozvíjar

Festivities in Cozvíjar


  • In the first weekend of August the festivities in honor of Virgen de la Cabeza are celebrated;
A "tinao" in Cozvíjar
A "tinao" in Cozvíjar

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Basic Information Cozvíjar


Cozvíjar (37°34′19″N 3°30′16″O)

Altitude: 746 meters

Population: 749 inhabitants (2010)

 

Distances:

Distance to Granada: 31 km

Distance to the beach: 43 km

Distance to Airport Malaga: 136 km

Distance to Airport Granada: 44 km

 

Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low - medium - high


Facilities:

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

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