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Ermita Virgen de la Peña - Provincia de Málaga y su Costa del Sol

Chapel of Virgen de la Peña


This chapel carved out of the rock next to El Compás viewpoint houses an image of Virgen de la Peña, the Patroness of Mijas. Legend has it that the image was buried there for five centuries and unearthed by a builder whose children, who were shepherds, were brought to the spot by a pigeon.



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