Villa de Otura

Villa de Otura
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Otura, is located on top of a hill, which gives spectacular views of Granada and the fertile flat lands of La Vega. It forms part of the AREA known as the Campana Granadina, which in the past referred to the jurisdictional lands of a parish church. La Campana was said to cover the lands where the bell struck from one of the Alhambra Towers (Torre de la Vela) could be heard.

According to this, Otura would come under La Campana, since it is situated between Sierra Nevada and Granada, just 8 Km away from the city of the Alhambra. Sierra Nevada.

History

The history of this village runs in parallel to nearby Granada.
Not far from the village, lies the Suspiro del Moro, from where, according to legend, the dethroned King Boabdil, left Granada crying.
Villa de Otura
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Villa de Otura
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Villa de Otura
Tourist area
Distance to the capital (km)
12
Altitude above sea level (m)
792
Extension (Km 2 )
24
No. of Inhabitants
3828
Demonym
Otureños
Postal Code
18630
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