The village is situated at 618 meters above sea level and has 2.108 inhabitants (2014). The village is part of the municipality Vegas de Genil.


Festivities in Purchil

  • In the second weekend of May the fair is celebrated;
Detail of the church of Purchil
Detail of the church of Purchil

Points of Interest in Purchil

Points of Interest:

  • Church: La Iglesia de San José (16th century);
  • Bridge: Puente del Francés (19th century);

Photo Gallery of Purchil

Basic Information Purchil

Purchil (37°10′20″N 3°39′55″O)

Altitude: 618 meters

Population: 2.108 inhabitants (2014)



Distance to Granada: 12 km

Distance to the beach: 73 km

Distance to Airport Malaga: 131 km

Distance to Airport Granada: 11 km


Touristic level: low - medium - high

Authentic level: low - medium - high


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

Location of Purchil

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The Weather in Purchil