Salinas is a more recently established village that date backs to the mid-20th century; the original village was called “Salinas Viejo” and is now abandoned, the residents forced to leave after a series of landslides.

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The church is dedicated to Santa María Magdalena and the village celebrates a festival in honor of this patron saint on July 20th.

A visit to the ancient village of Salinas is a must for any self-respecting tourist, the ideal opportunity to experience the region’s varied landscape and rich heritage.