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


Avocado growers around Nerja hire security guards to prevent further thefts

Avocados growing in Nerja

An increasing number of avocado growers in the Axarquía are approaching security companies to obtain quotes to hire staff due to the rising number of thefts from their fields – in one case, over 1,000 kilos of fruit has been stolen with a value of some €2,500. Growers attribute the problem to high prices and have also asked police to …

Bogus electricity technicians operating again around Nerja

Electrician in Nerja

The police are alerting house owners and those renting property in Nerja and surrounding areas, to the presence of individuals pretending to be members of local electricity companies. The fake electricians or representatives call at an individual house, use deception to get invited into  the house and then they distract the householder, sometimes by asking them to look for broken fuses at …

Latest warning – Beware of the 2 Euros coin scam in Nerja

two euro coin nerja

It has been reported that fraudsters have been passing off South African currency of very small value for two euros locally across Nerja, Torrox and other local towns.

Subsidy of more than €100,000 to improve Nerja beaches

nerja burriana beach project

 The Beach Council of Nerja town has been granted €100,560.10 to improve beaches & equipment in the municipality. The project has different objectives such as creating a sheltered shaded area and improving accessibility by installing concrete walkways and acquiring adapted equipment. Installing rubbish collection containers with covers also forms part of the project. Another key improvement will take place at Burriana Beach, …

Málaga is facing a renewed drought – with an infrastructure that cannot cope

water shortage costa del sol

 After four years of below average rainfall, reservoirs in Málaga province are at dangerously low levels and the drought risk is so serious that the President of the Junta de Andalucía, Susana Díaz, has informed the Andalusian Parliament this week that a decree is being drawn up to be enacted if the situation does not improve.  She also called for …

What's On in Nerja and nearby


New Bed & Breakfast Opens in Torrox Countryside

bed and breakfast near Nerja

English speaking hosts Luuk and Ethel have opened a family run bed and breakfast that is situated in the most delightful surroundings. The peace and tranquillity of this ideal location makes it the perfect spot for a relaxing holiday. With uninterrupted views, spend your days soaking up the wonderful atmosphere and the beautiful climate of the Costa Del Sol. For …

Beer, Music, Celebration And The Two Wheeled ‘Chrome Horses’

Route 340 motorcycle Torrox

The celebration will start at 11 in the morning this Sunday (12th November) and will have the initiative of promoting a passion for two wheels.

Axarquia – Your guide to exploring the region

axarquia map is a great guide and large directory to Axarquia, which is east of Malaga City. It includes details on its historical past and is informative about its present. There are articles on Nature, Flora and Fauna, Fiestas, Sports and even details on the what to expect in the night sky. Be sure to click on the link when exploring …

Why not join Force 4 sailing on your next holiday for an unforgettable sailing experience along the Costa Tropical!

Sailing in nerja

You’ll have a chance to spot dolphins up close whilst you sail the Mediterranean! Trips can be booked now and bespoke packages arranged to suit you or your party’s needs. Get stuck in and winch the sails or relax and sip your cocktail or refreshing beer on board whilst soaking up the sun’s rays. We even provide snorkelling equipment for …

Nerja’s outdoor entertainment starts tonight at 10pm on the Balcon

What's on in Nerja

Live entertainment for adults and children is organized as Theatre on the street comes to Nerja.