Alcalá de Henares

city of Spain in the Madrid metropolitan area

Alcalá de Henares is a city in the Community of Madrid, Spain. It is thirty kilometres from Madrid. It has about 200,000 people. There is a university. Miguel de Cervantes, an important Spanish writer, the author of the "Don Quixote", was born there.

Localitation Alcalá de Henares
coat of arms