The village of Palenciana in Cordoba is situated in the south of the province, near the border with the province of Malaga amidst fields of cereal crops and olives. Palenciana, which became independent from Benameji in 1834, displays all the typical characteristics of the Cordoba countryside”s agricultural villages, with its whitewashed buildings and relaxed way of life, and its only building of note is La Virgen del Carmen Church.
Ayuntamiento de Palenciana
Calle de San Isidro 22, 14914 Palenciana (Cordoba)
|Health Clinic||Bars, shops, restaurants||Schools||Municipal pool||Beach
|Golf nearby||Malaga 79km Granada 100km Seville 169km||Bus and train
The distinct geographical setting of Palenciana in Cordoba, set almost precisely on the border between the provinces of Cordoba and Malaga. This means that the village is surrounded by a curious mixture of almond trees and the plains of the famous Llanos de Antequera.
Ceramics found on surrounding sites indicate human presence in the area as early as the Bronze Age.
- 25 April – Dia de San Marcos
- 15 May – Romeria de San Isidro
- 14-17 August – Feria del Carmen