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


Breast Cancer Survival Rates Increased by 20% in Malaga

Today, Monday 19th October 2020 is International Breast Cancer Day. Positive data now shows that the survival rates against the disease in Malaga has increased to 87%. This is a 20% increase in survival compared to the rates taken 30 years ago. According to the Andalusian Society of Medical Oncology (SAOM), there will be around 1,100 cases of breast cancer …

One million euro investment to be made in Nerja’s health and education facilities

The president of the PP of Malaga, Elías Bendodo has announced that there will be an investment of 1,179,000 euros from the COVID Funds into the town of Nerja. The investment aims to improve the health and educational facilities in Nerja, with the building of a new Health Centre and improvements to El Chaparil Institute for education. Bendodo said that …

Nerja’s public swimming pool to reopen

Nerja’s public swimming pool is set to reopen following its closure for repairs.

Free Covid-19 insurance for holiday makers

The Department of Tourism for Andalusia is planning to offer all international travellers staying in Andalusia health and liability insurance for the Covid-19.

Nerja Streets receive a face-lift

Nerja streets receive a beautiful face-lift with newly whitewashed walls and freshly painted facades.

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

weather in nerja today

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 …