Jaral Watchtower – Almayate Bajo
The Jaral Watchtower is located next to the Ctra. de Almería (N-340), at Almayate Bajo, in the Andalusian municipality of Vélez-Málaga.
The Jaral Watchtower is a tower inherited from the Nasrid surveillance system (XIII-XIV centuries) although it is believed that it could have been rescued or modified in later centuries.
The tower has a rectangular prism shape with approximate measurements at the base of 5 x 3 meters and more than 8 meters in height.
Its factory is of masonry with use of brick in putty. At the angles large stoneres and brick alternate.