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


Fantastic turn-out for 1st castles and sand figures contest on Nerja beach


The great influx of participants exceeded the expectations of organisers for this fun beach activity.

Council take decisive action to clean up Nerja beaches


Caleta de Maro is the first beach of many where Nerja town hall will work hard to ensure the beaches are taken care of and unspoilt for all to enjoy.

Thousands of trainers collected from Nerja river

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The operating team at Nerja Town Hall return with bags full of old training shoes.

More than 500 people participate in the “Travelling Marine Laboratory’ in Nerja


The ‘portable ocean laboratory’ was received well on Burriana beach.

Renewal of lifeguard towers, flags and big clean up on Nerja’s beaches

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Big tidy up and beach cleaning is full steam ahead in Nerja’s safety and cleanliness project.

What's On in Nerja and nearby


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.

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

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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.