Alcala la Real is a popular large historical town in Jaen and boasts its famous La Mota Castle, a large Hospital, many Museums and Public Parks, good choice of Bars, Restaurants and Supermarkets and attracts tourists from all over Europe.
Ayuntamiento de Alcala la Real
Plaza Arcipreste de Hita s/n 23680 Alcala la Real (Jaen)
|Health Clinic||Bars, shops, restaurants||Schools||Municipal pool||Beach
1h 15 min
|Golf nearby||Antequera 112km Malaga 158km Granada 53km Seville 219km||Bus and train
This delightful large town of Alcala in Jaen is located on the N432 between Cordobaand Granada. Although, technically, it falls within the province of Jaen. Alcala la real in Jaen has a large English community and there are several English bars and a language college.
- February 2 La Candeleria. A mini ‘fallas’ (Valencia) when bonfires are lit throughout the town. Holy Week An important religious holiday with daily processions taking place through the main streets of the town.
- May 15 – San Isidro Locals enjoy a picnic in the surrounding countryside.
- June 24 – San Juan Bonfires and fireworks.