Visit Nerja - the Jewel of the Costa

The complete online guide to Nerja for tourists & residents.

Nerja has become the Costa del Sol’s number one destination for the discerning traveler. Pretty, charming and tranquil, Nerja has something for everyone!

Want to find the best hotels, apartments and villas in Nerja? The best way to get to Nerja? Which sights are a must see? Which beaches are right for you and your family?  What is the local nightlife like? What activities are there and how can we Nerja has an amazing average of 300 days of wonderful sunshine and the sea temperature is often over 20°C even in November! keep the kids busy? Find the answers right here, before you visit Nerja. Check out our advice on superb tapas bars, the type of food on offer in restaurants, local fiestas and much more.

Nerja, on the eastern Costa del Sol, is a seaside resort of sandy coves sheltered by the impressive Sierra de Almijara mountains and often referred to as ‘The Jewel of the Costa del Sol’. A temperate climate means that Nerja is a great place to visit at any time of year. There are plenty of things to do and see in and around Nerja. The beaches are varied and many with crystal clear water, ideal for bathing throughout the summer and even in the winter with Temperatures of around 20°C  in November.

So many people have fallen in love with Nerja. Come and be one of them!

Latest Nerja News


SUV crashes on to the terrace of a local restaurant

Frigiliana car accident Nerja

Surprisingly no customers or anyone else nearby was injured at the time of the event.

TV crew chooses the best locations to film its documentary in Nerja

filming in Nerja

A new documentary was filmed this week in the beautiful location of Nerja and is to be aired on TV soon.

Nerja’s local Ibex reportedly under threat


Catching a glimpse of the Iberian mountain goat in its natural environment fascinates many visitors to Nerja. One campaigner through his art is promoting to keep it that way.

Burriana bars all set and ready for summer as usual


Burriana Playa restaurants and bars are all set for Summer business after permission granted by town hall.

Phasing out old 50 euro notes in exchange for the new & how to check it’s legit

new 50 euro notes, Spanish currency

Following the introduction of the 5,10 and 20 euro banknotes, the European Central Bank recently announced that the new 50 Euro note will be officially in circulation next Tuesday, 4th April. Find out here how to spot a fake note.

What's On in Nerja and nearby


For one night only, a BeeGees tribute to appear at the Villa Flamenca in Nerja

BeeGees tribute band Costa del sol

The ‘Sensational Bee Gees’ are in town,but not for long! Tickets are on sale to see tomorrow night’s performances of all of the usual hits, such as ‘Tragedy, Jive Talking and Staying Alive’.

From the Opera in Oslo to Nerja

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An exclusive opportunity to enjoy a special opera performance in Nerja this Wednesday evening.

An evening of captivating jazz in Nerja


Tickets are for sale on the door for tomorrow evening’s exclusive Jazz concert in Nerja

Small art exhibition in Nerja runs until 14th February


Penti Lapinlampi who has some interesting works on show in town, started ‘mastering’ his art by drawing on plates since he was just five, hence came his unusual artistic name of “PEE”.

Music, Song, Dance & Flamenco Fusion, at the ‘Nerja Caves’ Festival

Flamenco in Nerja

The Nerja Cave Foundation will present the 58th edition of the International Festival of Music and Dance. This spectacular presentation featuring five high quality shows, will be shown in three
locations, namely, the interior of the Nerja Caves, its outer courtyard and the central Plaza de España, the latter being free to the public.