Nerja is a resort town along southern Spain's Costa del Sol. Its seafront promenade, Balcón de Europa, tops a promontory with views of the Mediterranean and surrounding mountains. Below it lie sandy beaches and cliffside coves.

hotels nearby

map and directions

Balcony of Europe

stunning viewpoint

Caves of Nerja

expansive cave complex

Burriana Beach

sandy beach

Rio Chillar

hiking, walk

Church of El Salvador

18th century

Eagle Bridge

historic bridge

Papagayo Beach

beach, views

Punta Lara

hillside village

Capistrano Beach

beach, mountains

Cañuelo Beach

cove, clear water