The Village of Los Yesos
Los Yesos is a small rural hamlet that is gradually being brought back to life. Around 12-15 years ago there were only two inhabitants, however now existing ruins are being reformed and new homes and farms (cortijos) are being built in the surrounding area. Although the village of Los Yesos has no amenities yet, within a short 5 minute drive you can find the coastal village of La Mamola where all supplies can be obtained. La Mamola, a small Costa Tropical village of just over 900 year-round inhabitants, is located on the Mediterranean seashore.
Los Yesos is situated on the easternmost edge of the Costa Tropical and borders on the Almería province, a desert area that offers incredible attractions of its own. Access information on the Almería province for more recommended tourist destinations.
|# of inhabitants:||~ 100|
|Distance to Granada:||90 km|
Where is Los Yesos located?Los Yesos of the Costa Tropical in the Granada province is a traditional small mountain village located near the Mediterranean coast of Spain in the Andalucia (Andalus) region, east of the cities of Motril and Almuñécar along the N-340 highway and about a one-hour drive from the cities of Granada and Malaga. Los Yesos is accessible by small backroads from nearby La Mamola, which is in turn easily accessible by main the highway N-340.