~HIGUERA DE LA SIERRA~
The best of "Higuera de la Sierra" .
In Roman Hispania, Higuera de la Sierra was associated with a crossing of Roman roads.
The most reliable historical data places the origin of Higuera de la Sierra in the reconquest period, with subsequent repopulation of the northern peninsula.
Its facade something aged for years, as the current building was constructed over another smaller and opened in 1746, seems to
presage the visitor of which you can see and enjoy within.
ESCULTURA DE SEBASTIÁN SANTOS ROJAS--SCULPTURE OF SEBASTIAN ROJAS SANTOS
This popular and prestigious religious sculptor born in Higuera de la Sierra in 1895, which has also gone on record many works, which can be perceived sensitivity and concept of beauty.
PLAZA DE TOROS--BULL RING
The first bullring in Higuera de la Sierra dating from the sixteenth century and was attached to the Chapel of the Holy Christ of the Rosary, with its lateral facade.
MONUMENTO A LOS REYES MAGOS--MONUMENT TO THE MAGI
Sculpture in honor of one of the parties that have given more popularity Higuera de la Sierra nationwide. Considered the Three Kings as one of the oldest in Spain, the City of Higuera de la Sierra wanted to pay a tribute in December 2006 to all those years of tradition.
LAVADERO DE LA FONTANILLA--LAUNDRY OF FONTANILLA
It is located in the district of the same name at the entrance to the town from Seville. At night the illuminated with orange hues source is who welcomes the traveler.
CUEVA DE LAS TOBAS--CAVE OF THE TOBAS
A 440 meters from Higuera de la Sierra is one of the most charming natural areas of the town. In the Cave of the Toba, an area characterized by karst formation with a small waterfall three Marian images, one of the Virgin of Lourdes, who chairs the place and two that are most are hidden.
Iglesia Parroquial de San Sebastián--Church of San Sebastián
Escultura San Sebastián Santos Rojas--Sculpture San Sebastián Santos Rojas
Plaza de toros--Bull ring
In March, a pilgrimage to the shrine of the patron saint of the town, located about seven kilometers to enjoy a day of worship and devotion with this image, in a place of great beauty Higuera pasture. From there, the image of the Virgen del Prado is carried by the faithful to Higuera, where it remains until the holiday celebrations in his honor, during the month of May.
The meadows that surround the town with the ideal environment for breeding and fattening of these animals, which provide top quality culinary products.