Torrox in Malaga province is located just 2km inland, is steeped in history and surrounded by some of Andalucia’s most beautiful countryside. It provides endless opportunities for walking and hiking and generally getting out and enjoying Mother Nature’s earth.
Ayuntamiento de Torrox
Plaza Constitucion 1, 29770 Torrox (Malaga)
|Health Clinic||Bars, shops, restaurants||Schools||Municipal pool||Beach
|Golf nearby||Malaga 62km Granada 113km Seville 260km||Bus and train
Historically, Torrox in Malaga reached the height of its prosperity during the Moorish period due to its pivotal role in the silk trade between Granada and Near Eastern cities such as Baghdad and Damascus. The centre is very pretty with brilliant white-walled houses clinging to the steep slope on which the town is built.
- 3rd of May – The Cruces de Mayo of Torrox in Malaga is characterised by flowerpots and not simple flowers, as happens in the rest of Andalucia.
- 13th of June – Romeria de San Antonio: The religious pilgrimage of San Antonio is a three-day celebration that honours the patron Saint of the Nuestra Senora de las Nieves district.
- 5th of August – Patron Saint’s Day of Torrox