Jijona is the sweetest place on earth. It is where Christmas starts, but it is also an enchanting town where you can enjoy: the almohad Castle (recently restored), guided tours, cultural activities, walks along its streets, the traditional nativity scene, museums etc.
Surrounded by mountains and just a few kilometers away from the sea, one can find in Jijona, spectacular places and hiking routes with a great variety of views that allow one to enjoy nature in its purest form.
The Jijonencan cuisine maintains old traditions intact, and is one of the many things we offer to our visitors. As well as the ice-cream and nougat, which are the base of our local economy, one can also try a wide variety of typical dishes in
A traditional mountain cuisine that is loyal to tradition but that has been able to adapt to modern times.