Quentar is a little village at the foothills of Sierra Nevada some 13 km from Granada city. There are regular buses to Granada from 7 am to 11 pm every day . This village still maintains its typical andalusian rural atmosphere . The whole environment, little squares and fountains, our elders , animals like donkeys , oxen and goats invite you for a peaceful rest. A XVI century church and former mosque can be found in the center of Quentar.
The village is surrounded by olive, almond and cherry trees. An artificial lake can be found at 4 km from here, where you can go to swim. Also the little creek Aguas Blancas which is running along the valley offers you some nice , refreshing places.
You can take nice walks through the countryside next to Quentar or even take a longer hike to nearby neighbour villages Tocón or Güejar Sierra.
In winter the surrounding mountains are covered with snow and even some days the village disappears under a white,silent cover of snow.
You can find here several little bars, a restaurant, two supermarkets, pharmacy and a bank office with ATM.