North West of the City

Whilst Granada is undoubtedly the most well-known destination, the villages to the north west of the city are extremely interesting in terms of history, culture and environment. Peligros has royal connections and Pinos Puente was the home of famous Spanish author Federico Garcia Lorca.


Albolote Atarfe
The landscape of Albolote is dominated by the Sierra Elvira mountains. More > Atarfe is surrounded by mountains and agricultural land. More >
Maracena Moclín
Located close to Granada City, Maracena is a predominantly agricultural village. More > There are breathtaking vistas here towards the snow capped Sierra Nevada Mountains as well as down into Granada. More >
Peligros Pinos Puente
Peligros is located in the north of the Granada valley and is surrounded by orchards and groves.More > This village was once home of the famous Spanish poet and writer Federico García Lorca.More >