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Alquife Destination Guide

Delve into Alquife in Spain!

Alquife in the region of Andalusia with it's 813 residents is a place located in Spain - some 226 mi (or 363 km) South of Madrid, the country's capital.

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Local time in Alquife is now 04:36 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Madrid" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Vélez-Málaga, Úbeda, Purullena, Policar, Paulenca or Madrid. While being here, you might want to check out Minas del Marquesado, Lanteira, La Calahorra, Jeres del Marquesado, Cogollos de Guadix and Albunan as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Alquife Fiesta Palo 2011

09:49 min ( June 20, 2011 by peterwilkinsonutube)
Views: 1,602 - Rating: 5/5

Alquife, Sierra Nevada, Spain. Alquife is a village with a long history of mining. This is the annual fiesta held in May, featuring a marvellous firework display and 'la legion' marching band in honou...

Minas de Alquife [Atlas Obscura 2010]

02:12 min ( April 18, 2010 by boamort)
Views: 1,855 - Rating: 5/5

Minas de Alquife Ghost village since 1996 when the mining stopped. Iron mines dating back to the Argar culture, around 2000 BC. This Bronze Age culture flourished in the south east region of the Iberi...


The Alquife Mines And Railway Company Li...

12:24 min ( February 14, 2011 by Unbekannte Soldat U-Soldat)
Views: 2,481 - Rating: 3.28571/5

Alquife produced until the end of the XX century 40% of the iron that was extracted in Spain. Its mines, among the biggest of Europe opened to the sky, continue being today an enormous artificial moun...

Real Ghosts: the Most Haunted house in S...

04:57 min ( April 04, 2012 by darrenpeachey)
Views: 5,493 - Rating: 3/5

Catherine o'connor investigates the most haunted house in Andalucia. Castilo Jurado. overlooking the city of Malaga, the former home of the Heredia family has a grim reputation. the real life Scooby D...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Alquife during the next days.

14
Mar
2020

Mallorca Triathlon Camp 2020

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Alquife

Alquife is a town located in the province of Granada, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the town has a population of 780 inhabitants. It is famous due to its iron mines that since Ancient Roman times gave prosperity to the area. In February 1997, Compañía Andaluza de Minas fired its 264 workers and closed the operation.

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Located at 37.18, -3.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities in the Province of Granada, Populated places in the Province of Granada

Lanteira

Lanteira is a municipality located in the province of Granada, Spain. According to the 2004 census, the city has a population of 507 inhabitants.

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Located at 37.18, -3.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities in the Province of Granada, Populated places in the Province of Granada

Cogollos de Guadix

Cogollos de Guadix is a municipality located in the province of Granada, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the city has a population of 741 inhabitants.

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Located at 37.18, -3.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities in the Province of Granada, Populated places in the Province of Granada

Albuñán

Albuñán is a city located in the province of Granada, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the city has a population of 462 inhabitants.

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Located at 37.18, -3.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities in the Province of Granada, Populated places in the Province of Granada

Aldeire

Aldeire is a city located in the province of Granada, Spain. According to the 2005 census, the city has a population of 735 inhabitants.

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Located at 37.18, -3.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Municipalities in the Province of Granada, Populated places in the Province of Granada