Village situated in the north of the province, on the border with the province of Badajoz, which has various buildings of interest such as the chapel of Ntra. Sra. de la Tortola and the Church of Ntra. Sra. de la Consolación, both catalogued as Property of Cultural Interest.
Its municipal AREA is included in the Sierra de Aracena y los Picos de Aroche National Park, one of the most important protected spaces of the Community, which occupies the whole of the north of the province with its meadows and small rises in the ground, covered predominantly in holm oak woods, cork oaks, chestnut trees and scrub through which numerous streams flow forming an extraordinarily beautiful and attractive landscape which is ideal for livestock, especially pigs which find the conditions here ideal.
HistoryIts origin springs from a bout of popular initiative during the XV century, with the grouping together of a series of houses.
It was linked to Aracena until it achieved its independence via Royal Decree in the reign of Carlos V.