Description

The northernmost village in the Campo de Gibraltar region lies in an area belonging to Los Alcornocales Natural Park, and features areas of both woodland and pasture ideal for cattle farming.

Both in terms of its scenery and its urban design, Jimena is a typical example of the White Villages and boasts a number of places of interest, such as Laja Alta Cave, the Castle, The Misericord Church and a charming village centre.

The hamlet of San Martin del Tesorillo, situated on the fertile plains of the River Guadiaro, belongs to this municipality.

General information

Tourist Area: Campo de Gibraltar/Los Alcornocales Province: Cádiz Distance from the capital (km): 112 Altitude above sea level (m): 99 Area (Km2): 345.66 Nº of inhabintants: 10431 name for people: Jimenenses o Jimenatos Postal code: 1133x Web: www.jimenadelafrontera.es