El Burgo in Malaga Province is a mountainous town of the District of Sierra de las Nieves. It has a very remote history behind it. It is noteworthy that this town even managed to have the Roman imperial privilege as it was one of the places of forced path of the soldiers.
Ayuntamiento de El Burgo
Calle Real 22, 29420 El Burgo (Malaga)
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1h 7 min
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It is dominated by the limestone outcrops of the surrounding mountains of the Serrania de Ronda. The bizarre rock formations of El Torrecilla (1900m) and its surrounding parque natural overlook the town and provide the source for the Rio Turon that runs through it. El Burgo in Malaga and its Rio Turon is barely a stream as it passes through the town, but it provided sustenance for human settlements as long ago as the 8th century BC.
- 24/28th of February – Week of the Villages. One of the most popular celebrations in the town of El Burgo in Malaga. The events are organized by the City Council and the Costa del Sol Tourist Board with theatrical performances, dance competitions and musical performances.
- 4th of August – Romeria Virgen Fuensanta
- 26/30th of August – Local festivities for San Agustin