Mondújar



The village is situated at 738 meters above sealevel and has 671 inhabitants (2012).  In 1967 the municipalities of Acequias, Chite, Mondújar, Murchas and Talará merged 

into one municipality named Lecrín. Six years later Béznar joined the munipality of Lecrin together with its hamlet Peloteos. 

 

The oldest monument of Mondújar are the hotsprings "Temas del Feche". They are in the lower part of the town. 

The Baths of what must have been a Roman villa, dated between the first and fourth centuries AD and were discovered in 1983. Among the units excavated, there are some with a mosaic floor. It contains hot baths and a semicircular pool of 7 meters in diameter. The villagers are lving mainly from the cultivation of olive, almond and citrus. 

Point of Interest in Mondújar


  • Church: Iglesia San Juan Bautista (16th century);
  • Hotsprings: Termas del Feche;
  • Castle ruins: Castillo Soraya located in the Cerro del Castillejo, east of Mondujar between the ravine of the Fuentezuela and the ravine Castillo at a level of 879 meters of altitude.
  • Mills: located near Mondujar, only traces remain of the well from which the water balance was produced. It is located on the slopes of a hill near the village. The cube has been preserved;
  • Museum: Molino de Mondújar
The church of Mondújar
The church of Mondújar

Festivities in Mondújar


  • The festivities of San Juan Bautista are celebrated on the 24th of June.
  • On the first Sunday in October the festivities of Virgen del Rosario arte celebrated;
A street in Mondújar
A street in Mondújar

Photo Gallery of Mondújar


Basic Information Mondújar


Mondújar (36°57′03″N 3°32′50″O)

Altitude: 738 meters

Population: 671 inhabitants (2012)

 

Distances:

Distance to Granada: 35 km

Distance to the beach: 34 km

Distance to Airport Malaga: 128 km

Distance to Airport Granada: 49 km

 

Touristic level: low -medium - high

Authentic level: low -medium - high


Facilities:

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

Location of Mondújar

The Weather in Mondújar