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


Place In The Sun – filming in Nerja

place in the sun fliming in Nerja

Top TV series filming in Nerja

Exchanging Driving licence from UK to Spanish simplified

driving in Spain 2021

The process for swapping your UK driving license to a Spanish licence before the Brexit deadline, has now been made even easier. The Spanish road transport network division of the Spanish government, have put in place a new two-step process to aid with the transition. This system can help British nationals living in Spain with initiating the exchange, well ahead …

New additional measures for Andalucia

The Junta de Andalucia have announced further preventative measures to contain the spread of Covid-19 within the region. Beginning 10th November and continuing until 23rd November, the following rules will be in place: Leaving the town in which you live is not permitted unless you have a justified reason. Justifications include; For work, medical appointments, flights booked, train or ferry …

High speed train derails in Malaga

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Some carriages of a RENFE high-speed train travelling within the Malaga province derailed, causing injury to four passengers. Heavy rainfall added to the challenge as nearly 20 inches of mud made accessing the carriages difficult for rescue teams, where the Guardia civil, volunteers and firefighters collaborated to reach passengers. Four passengers and then conductor of the train suffered minor injuries. A …

New Nerja Walking Trail Network is planned

A new project is planned to boost natural and cultural knowledge of the wonderful nature walks within Nerja. The Nerja Trail Network is to be made up of fifteen different paths: Cuesta del Cielo, Pico Almendrón, Barranco de la Coladilla, Maro-Barranco Sanguino, Cerro Mangüeno, Tajo Baena, Cortijo del Imán, Navachica, Torres San Juan, Cueva de los Boes, Cortafuegos a Apretadero, …

What's On in Nerja and nearby


Historic Photography exhibition Nerja

Nerja photo exhibition

The 300th anniversary of the completion of the chapel of Nuestra Señora de las Angustias de Nerja (1720-2020), can be visited at the Villa de Nerja Cultural Centre. The exhibition “The chapel and the Virgin of Nerja through photography” is a collection of photographs that show the exterior and interior image of the intriguing building, some decorative elements and the …

Join an ice cream route in Torrox this September

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Torrox Town Hall have recently launched a new ice cream route for their campaign ‘Stay frozen in the best climate in Europe.’ Running until 27th September, the campaign aims to boost visitors to the local ice cream parlours. To take part you simply collect a card in any of the ice cream parlours that are participating in the campaign. Purchase …

Nerja’s Best Tapas Restaurants – Part One

Fancy a Tapa? Discover the best tapas restaurants in Nerja as recommended by residents and visitors.

Exhibition this Thursday of Painter Coby Bloemsma

On Thursday 20 August the Town Exhibition Hall will be opening its doors for an exhibition of the painter Coby Bloemsma.

Outdoor Beach Cinema Tonight in Torrox

Enjoy at night at the movies with a difference by joining the cinema on the beach this evening in Torrox. From 10pm at Playa Ferrara in Torrox you will be able to enjoy the movie ‘Mary Poppins Returns.’ Mary Poppins returns to the lives of Michael, now a single father, and his sister. The nanny arrives accompanied by her friend …