Alhama de Granada stands on top of a huge rocky spur and is surrounded by the impressive Tajos gorge where the Río Alhama flows. It overlooks a magnificent landscape with wonderful views of the ancient town and of the river with its leafy greenery and old water mills along its banks. The town boasts a well-preserved old quarter with steep and narrow streets, numerous fountains and a thermal spa that dates back to Roman and Moorish times and the opportunity to bathe in mineral waters with temperatures of 47º.
The town has all the usual modern facilities, such as doctors, schools, vets, shops, bars, resturants and even a summer, outdoor cinema. Every Friday there is a large open street market. Alhama de Granada is located just 40 minutes drive from Granada airport.