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Sierra de Cazorla

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Sierra de Cazorla

Sierra de Cazorla
Landscape in Sierra de Cazorla
Highest point
Peak Gilillo
Elevation 1,847 m (6,060 ft)
Sierra de Cazorla is located in Spain
Sierra de Cazorla
Location Jaén Province, Andalusia
Country Spain
Parent range Prebaetic System

Sierra de Cazorla is a mountain range of the Prebaetic System in the Jaén Province in Spain. It is named after the town of Cazorla. Its highest point is the 1,847 m high Gilillo peak.


This mountain range is located between the Sierra Nevada, the Sierra de Segura and Sierra del Pozo mountain ranges.[1] The easiest route to reach it is from Cazorla town.

The Santuario de la Virgen de Tíscar is a shrine dedicated to the Virgin Mary located on a mountain pass in Sierra de Cazorla.[2]

See also


  1. ^ Información descriptiva del Parque Natural Sierra de Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas (Spanish)
  2. ^ Santuario de la Virgen de Tíscar

External links

  • Asociación para el Desarollo Rural de la Sierra de Cazorla
  • Parque Natural Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas - Official website
  • Parque Natural Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas
  • Turismo Activo en el Parque Natural de las Sierras de Cazorla, Segura y Las Villas

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