The Town of Montefrío is in the Grenadian region of the Western Mounts and it is located approximately 50 km far towards the northwest of Granada. It is 834 meters above sea level, the extension that it occupies is 254 sq. km. It includes the population nucleus of Montefrío and Lojilla, in addition to other villages such as Las Baratas, Campo Humano, Córcoles, Fortaleza, La Viñuela, Los Gitanos, Los Hospitales, Los Molinos, Milanos and Rincón de Turca. In the year 2016 the number of “montefrieños/as” was 5.601.
Recently, the impressive image of the locality has been declared by National Geographic like one of the ten most beautiful of the world.
Excmo. Ayuntamiento de Guadahortuna