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? Options of getting to Nerja by Taxi Transfer, Public Transport and more. 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


Coca Cola features Frigiliana in their new advert


You might be forgiven for thinking “that place looks familiar” after watching the soft drink giant Coca Cola’s new advert. With Louis Armstrong’s What A Wonderful World playing in the background, viewers are treated to scenes of people having lunch on the Barribarto mirador on Calle Santo Cristo. When asked about what he thought of the video Frigiliana mayor, Alejandro …

As 1000’s more use low-cost airlines to Spain – these top tips may help.

low-cost flight to spain

Recently released figures show that Spain has seen an increase in the number of people visiting the country using low cost budget airlines. Considering figures released by the Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Tourism recorded from January 2018 till January 2019 there is a trend towards people using airlines companies such as Ryanair, Easyjet and Jet2 when visiting Spain. Just …

Rio Chillar hiker rescued thanks to a dog and a sock

rio chillar hiker rescued

A member of the Frigiliana Local Police managed to rescue a lost hiker thanks to a dog and a sock. The Frigiliana policeman found the missing 62-year-old Finish woman thanks to his Alsatian and one of her socks provided by her husband. The curious rescue occurred at night after the Finish hiker failed to return from a hike through the …

Spain welcomes temporary Brexit airline deal

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The Spanish government has welcomed a temporary EU deal to help soften the impact on airlines should the UK exit the European Union without a deal.  “We have obtained seven months to avoid any problem,” Spanish Industry Minister Reyes Maroto said. “We have more time for the company to decide which changes it opts for.” Spain’s national airline Iberia is …

Massive Disney like theme park coming to Spain

With plans to have it up and running by 2023 a new tourist destination rivalling Euro Disney is to be built in the municipality of Castilblanco halfway between Madrid and Seville. Called Elysium City in reference to Greek mythology’s idea of paradise the park will feature a 40,000 seat stadium, four hotels an 18-hole golf course, equestrian centre, marina, water …

What's On in Nerja and nearby


Live music and performances in Nerja for celebration on 24th March

residents day nerja

The annual Residents Day organised by the Nerja Foreigners Department will take place on Sunday, March 24th. The day celebrates all the locals, foreigners and tourists who contribute to making Nerja the town we have all come to love and enjoy. If you are up for a good time and would like to join in the celebrations with like-minded people …

A tribute to the Bee Gees in Nerja

spanish bee gees in nerja

The Spanish Bee Gees tribute band Is the definitive salute, and encounter of seeing the Bee Gees in their prime, LIVE ONCE AGAIN! The Spanish Bee Gees tribute band recreates the look, sound and vibe of the Bee Gees from the 60’s to the late ’70s, with a unique singing style that made them legends. Performing such early hits as …

Multimedia Vincent van Gogh exhibition comes to Malaga

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For an unforgettable multimedia experience, you are going to want to visit ‘Van Gogh Alive’ when the exhibition opens in Malaga on March 9th. Housed in a huge tent in Malaga Port, the multi-sensory exhibition of the Dutch artist’s paintings is the largest exhibition of its kind and drew huge crowds while in Alicante and Seville. Forget any preconceived notions …

A Night of Flamenco in Nerja

flamenco in nerja

If you’re looking for night out in Nerja where you can watch flamenco and get a real taste of this authentic dancing, then these talented artists have just the show for you. The first member of the show, José Cortés was born in Granada in 1984. Ever since he was a child he excelled dancing at parties with the family, where …

The Beach Boys come to the Costa del Sol

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Marbella’s Starlight Festival has lined up an impressive group of performers for this year’s concert series that includes the Beach Boys, Maluma, Il Divo and Supertramp’s Roger Hodgson. Californian rock group the Beach Boys will get the music extravaganza started on July 11 at 10pm, when the will take the stage to perform their hit songs that defined the 1960s …