Sedella lies 59 kilometres from Malaga and 33 kilometres from the coast at Torre del Mar. It is located within the area of Axarquia, on the scenic Mudejar Architecture Route, and has a population of 700.
Sedella stands at 689 metres altitude in the foothills of the Sierra Tejada and Sierra Almijara mountain ranges. It has winding, narrow streets lined with whitewashed houses, many of which have Arab style courtyards and gardens.
Size of Municipality: 32 km2
Altitude: 689 m
Distance to Malaga: 59 km
Distance to coast: 33 km
Average sunshine per day: 7.90 hrs
Within the village the Casa Torreón is built in a Renaissance-Mudejar style and the church of San Andrés has a preserved 16th century tower. Near to the village the remains of an old military fortress can be found.
Villages within the municipality of Sedella are: Rubite, Los Valverdes and Castilo de la Luna.
Sedella Popular Fiestas:
Mid January – Fiesta de San Anton
Early August – Feria de Sedella
Sedella Useful Numbers:
Emergency Doctor: 061
Emergency Police: 091
Town Council: 952 508 839
Council website: www.sedella.es