Murchas is part of the municipality of Lecrín. There are various things to see here including the Iglesia del Salvador and the Acequia de Arcos canal.
The devotion of Murchas to the Virgen de los Desamparados comes from the settlers who repopulate this territory after the expulsion of the Moorish. They came mainly from Valencia and they brought with them the carving of that Virgin. There [...]