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Diputación de Málaga
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    The highlight of the town’s monuments is the Ermita de San Benito, named in honour of Campillos’ patron saint. San Benito Abad was proclaimed Campillos's patron in 1629, due to...


    Ethnological museum that attempts to capture the evolution experienced in the life of Campillos from grandparents and parents to present. This museum contains photographs, objects of all kinds...

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    Campillos boasts one of the most beautiful inland locations to be found anywhere in the province. The area is home to a total of eight lakes of immense geological importance which belong to the...


Recommended month to visit it: May.

In the southern half of the Iberian Peninsula, sharing a lapse of time with the megalithic art, we find necropoli in artificial caves. They are constructions dug into the rocky substratum of the land that normally have similar plans to those of the megalithic sepulchres, with one corridor and a chamber, as well as doors that delimit the inner areas.

Morphologically, the megalithic constructions recall a mother's womb, to which the
deceased return after being laid to rest in them. A magnificent example of this is the Necropolis of las Aguilillas, located in the valleys of the rivers Guadaltelba and Turón, in a sandstone promontory from the Miocene that rises over the landscape to 500 metres above the sea level.

There is a circular path to visit the seven tombs of the Necropolis; the route is around two kilometres long and of medium-low difficulty.


  • Parking 1: 339313 / 4089639
  • Parking 2 and access to the site: 337901 / 4090498

Links of interest

Escudo de Campillos
Town Hall
Avda. Santa María del Reposo s/n, 29320 
Area Guadalteba