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Yunquera is a town and municipality in the province of Málaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalucía in southern Spain. It is located in the east of the province. The municipality is situated approximately 36 kilometres from Ronda and 63 from the provincial capital of Málaga. It has a population of approximately 3300 residents. The natives are called Yunqueranos.

A complete guide to Yunquera and the Sierra de las Nieves - Spain´s newest national park - can be found here - [1]

Coordinates: 36°43′59″N 4°55′01″W / 36.733°N 4.917°W / 36.733; -4.917

Yunquera is a traditional Spanish town with beautiful scenery and a relaxed atmosphere. While it is becoming more and more of a tourist spot, this quiet little town remains shrouded in history and totally self-reliant. The temperature in winter can drop to below 20 °C, and in summer, can be in the 40s in the shade. It is also the most elevated town in the province of Malaga.