Useful Information & Weblinks

Airport Distances

Málaga Airport Link


100kms to Motril


125kms to Lecrin Valley


150kms to Granada

Granada Airport Link


25kms to Granada


60kms to Lecrin Valley


90kms to Motril

Almeria Airport Link


125kms to Motril


150kms to Lecrin Valley


160kms to Granada

Travel Info.

RENFE – Train Travel

ALSA – Bus Travel

LAC Buses in Granada – getting about in Granada – SN1 goes direct from the bus station to the Cathedral via Gran Via Colon and you can walk from Gran Via to Plaza Nueva.

RHINO – Car Hire – available from all airports


Local Taxis

Le Mans, Lecrin. Tel. +34 6107 66 259

Durcal, 7 Seater, 24 Hour Taxi – Antonio Melguizo +34 687465600 

Taxi – Pepe, Durcal Tel. +34 677 411 093

Food & Drink

Click here for a comprehensive guide of where to eat & drink in the Lecrin Valley & surrounding area

Bar Venicia – Pinos del Valle

Mascaron Restaurant/Bar in Dúrcal, Calle Comandante Lázaro, 54 18650 Dúrcal, Spain. Tel. 0034 604 25 26 39

La Buhardilla, Dúrcal. Tel:958 781 546
Restaurant and Bar.
Castilian cooking including a menu of the day.

Cafe Garvi, Lecrín. Tel:958 795 009
Restaurant and Bar.
Specialising in kid (choto), meat & home cooking

Pizza Santalocated on the old road out past Padul – Dine in or take away.  Carr. Bailey-Motril, 68, Padul, 18640, Granada.  Tel. 0034 634297743.  Find them on Face Book.  Highly recommended.

Parque Restaurante Asador, Lanjaron Tel: 958 055 470

Tapas Bar/Restaurant in Lanjaron. Having a light, modern decor this is the place to visit for beautifully presented food and an outdoor terrace area to enjoy a drink and tapas in the sunshine. Located on the main road in Lanjaron this is very easy to find.

Menu of the day from Monday to Friday (closed Wednesdays) from midday, with a choice between 2 starters, 2 main courses a dessert & drink

Open Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun  12:00 – 16:00, 20:00 – 00:00 (Closed Wednesday)

La Casita de Papel, Lanjarón. Tel:958 770 028

Café, Bar and Restaurant.
Home cooking, weekday ‘menu of the day’ lunch.
Located at the entrance to Lanjarón (from the motorway) on the left side just behind the ‘Alpujarra Gate’.

Open 9am to midnight every day (closed Wednesday)

Monday to Friday lunch ‘Menu of the day’ for €10.00 (all inclusive)

Easy parking and access to one of Lanjarón’s many water fountains

Muglia I, Close to Plaza Gracia, Granada. Tel:958 264 828
Muglia II, Close to Plaza Nueva, Granada. Tel:958 221 983
Muglia III,Close to Palacio de Congresos. Tel:958 132 912
Indian Restaurants in Granada

Los Naranjos, Melegis. Tel:958 793 414
Restaurant and Bar. Closed Wednesdays.
Traditional Andalusian Cuisine

Los Teatinos – Queseria Artesanal – Locally produced Goats cheese – family run business established in 2002 – based in Padul, Calle Gustavo Adolfo Bequer, No.8, Granada.  Tel. 958773207/600657150

Granada Restaurantes.

Offers a range of restaurants in and around Granada

Official Granada Tourism website for loads of information on what to do and see in and around the Granada region visit