Montejaque

Montejaque, which means “Lost Mountain” in Arabic, is enclosed by the Sierra del Hacho and the little houses form a white line against the mountainsides. Its origin is Moorish but afterwards it was owned by the Counts of Benavente. Emigration has been the most important social phenomenon is this village over the last years, but it still is famous for it’s manufacturing of products from the Iberia pork. Also, the peace and beauty of this small village is for a selected group of tourists a reason to visit Montejaque.