Benizalón

Benizalón

The Festivals in Benizalón are Cabalgata de Reyes Magos, San Antón, Día de Andalucía, Semana Santa, Romería de la Virgen de la Cabeza, San Juan and Día de las Mozas.

Benizalón has an Arab past which is evident in its centre, with narrow and cobbled streets flanked by whitewashed houses. It has about 250 inhabitants. The first reliable data on the occupation of the area dates from the Moorish era. After the expulsion of the Moors from the Kingdom of Granada in the sixteenth century, the town became part of the State of Tahalá.