Discover here all the localities of the Los Velez region and know in depth all the towns of this area of Almeria.
In fact, a Dionysus was found, a sculpture made in 2nd century BC. that became a symbol of the area.
The main economic activity of its inhabitants is the cultivation of cereals, potatoes and vegetables.
Later, after the Christian conquest, he experienced a series of profound changes that, however, did not modify the traditions of its inhabitants.
The municipality offers artistic and patrimonial wealth. The most characteristic monument is the castle-palace of the Marquis of Los Velez that stands on top of the town center.
The current location dates from the 15th and 16th centuries, when the Moorish and Christians defeated the native Arabs. The greatest urban development occurred during the 18th and 19th centuries.