Shadowed by the former Arab
Fortress, the village of Frigiliana (2.200 inhabitants) is
situated on the southern slopes of the Almijara-Tejeda
Frigiliana enjoys a
subtropical Mediterranean microclimate of mild winters and
warm summers where it seldom rains.
Its privileged geographical
situation lies in also harmony with the natural environment
and the urban landscape. Frigiliana (about a 1.000 feet
above sea level) represents therefore the perfect setting
for enjoying a quality of life unsurpassed in Europe.
The Mudéjar quarter of the
Village of Frigiliana
popular Arabic architectural structures of the purest origin
which exist in the Province of Málaga.
the town most rewarded for it`s beauty in Axarquía.
In 1961 and 1967, it received respectively the First and the
Second Award of Embellishment of the Towns of the County; in
1982 it gained the best reward of all with the
First National Prize of
Improvement and Embellishment of Towns in Spain.
later it obtained the
First Prize of Improvement and Embellishment of Andalusian
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