Information about Nerja

Nerja is 50 km east of Malaga. (45 mins by car or bus)

Nerja is a charming, genuine and beautiful Andalusian small town with whitewashed walls, palm trees, colorful flower groups and wrought iron. The city is located between the Sierra Almijara and the Mediterranean. The city's location offers stunning views of both mountain and sea.

There is everything from good food, culture, and small hidden beaches and cozy mountain villages. Nerja is also famous for its friendly residents. You can feel safe, where and when you go around the city.

In the center of town is the Balcony of Europe, which is a medieval fortification and extensions to the sea, which in the 1800s was converted into a pedestrian precinct. Historically, Nerja has been a resident of both the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Romans and Moors.

The area around Nerja offers a lot of beautiful scenery where you both can hike, bike, climb and dive mm. Nerja is also only 1.5 hours from the ski resort of Sierra Nevada. There are also excellent golf courses nearby.

Nerja have got something for everyone!

View from the Balcony of Europe of Nerja
Nerja town center, promenade on the Balcony of Europe
One of Nerja cozy pedestrian streets
Tonight's paella cooked over an open fire