Dia del Pedal 2010 in Nerja

February 28th is Andalucia Day and in Nerja, in addition to the official commemorative acts, it is also Dia del Pedal – Day of the Bicycle. It has become part of the local tradition and each year, the number of entrants is a new record. In 2009, around 1,600 people took part. In 2010, the number of entries was almost …

On yer bike

Sunday February 28th is Andalucia Day and the annual Dia del Pedal – Day of the Bicycle. It starts in the Plaza de España at 12:00 and there are t-shirts for participants plus all sorts of prizes on offer.

On yer bike!

Another glorious day, clear blue skies and ideal for the rescheduled Dia del Pedal. A very good turnout at the Paseo Nuevo and there was every shape, size and style of bike. Tandems, tricycles, bike taxis, sidecars and even a solar powered machine! Didn’t see a unicycle, but I’m sure there probably was one lurking in there somewhere.

Dia del Pedal will be March 8th

The XXI Dia del Pedal, which had to be cancelled on Andalucía Day because of bad weather, will now take place on Sunday March 8th, leaving from the Paseo Nuevo (behind the Town Hall/above the underground car park).

XXI Dia del Pedal

February 28th is Andalucía Day and also the 21st Day of the Bicycle. It all starts on the Balcòn de Europa at around 12:00 as usual.


The XX Dia Del Pedal in Nerja, part of the Andalucía Day celebrations, attracted a record number of participants, a total of 1,320. It was a glorious day for the event, although there was a heavy downpour later on. There were 600 prizes or gifts handed out, including six brand new bicycles, all donated by local enterprises. The prize for …