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


El Papagayo order passed for demolition

papagayo nerja

Restoration on its way for Nerja’s beauty spot.

Argentine Tango Show Tomorrow Night

tango show nerja

Perfomance of ‘Entre Tango’ to take place at Villa Centro de Cultural in Nerja on Thursday 28th April 2016

Beaches prepared ready for this week’s holiday visitors

Torrox Beach, Towns near nerja

The council strive hard to improve the quality and attractiveness of the local beaches in anticipation of the many expected visitors to the area.

Spinal Cord Injury Centre Opens in Malaga

Spinal injuries care facility is committed to making a difference in the lives of its patients.

Photograph of the Week!

sunset at el morche beach, torrox, costa del sol

We aim to show you a selected photograph of the week, every week! We hope you like it and get inspiration to visit again soon or even send us one of your favourite photographs of Nerja or nearby..don’t forget to tell us why it’s your favourite or where it was taken.

What's On in Nerja and nearby


Duo having a resounding success in the Malaga Province

LeBone Duo Concert

The Marie LeBone Duo’s next concert is on Saturday 20th in Ventana Abierta Nerja at 9 PM

Maro Carnival 2016

Maro Carnival

The village of Maro celebrates its annual carnival on Saturday February 13th 2016, commencing at 17:30 and continuing until midnight. Learn More: Social networks for kids Four Oscars for The King’s Speech Frigiliana Feria 2012 programme

Discovering the underground world Exhibition

Things to do in Nerja, Caves

Exhibition runs from Wednesday 3rd February until 31st March in the hall of Villa de Nerja Cultural Centre.

What’s on’ Cinema in English – January 8th 2016

What’s On The Cinema in English – Velez Malaga & Malaga – January 8th 2016

May the Force be with you


The new Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, is being shown in English at 17:00 on Thursday December 24th at the Nerja Cultural Centre, calle Granada 45. Learn More: Asociación Nerjeña de Arte Nerja Players – Remembrance Day Stu Clark at the Nerja Cultural Centre