Situated on the modern outskirts of Nerja are the Almijara II holiday rentals which make the perfect base for exploring this area of the Costa del Sol. The small town of Nerja has a good choice of shops, amenities, bars and restaurants and the beach is close by.
Head down to the lovely Burriana Beach at Nerja and enjoy swimming, sunbathing, fishing, paragliding and all types of watersports in one of the many coves that run along this beautiful coast. Trips to the nearby caves at Maro will reveal the historic cave paintings. The Sierra Nevada Mountains provide scenic drives, hiking, caving, mountain biking, nature spotting and skiing in the winter. Nerja has a weekly market where you can shop for leather bags and belts along with local produce. Take a walk along the promenade or a more demanding hike in the nearby mountains. Checkout whether there are any local festivals in the Nerja area during your stay. The July Carnival is well worth joining in to experience the local customs, culture, music, food and colourful procession.
The El Inginio Shopping Centre is a popular local attraction with many familiar high street stores. Enjoy the views from the Balcon de Europa and visit the amazing Aqueduct of Nerja which spans the gorge. A scenic drive into the mountains from your Almijara II holiday villa takes you through many pretty whitewashed villages such as Frigiliana with its Moorish history.The city of Granada with its splendid Moorish Palace of Alhambra is well worth the drive. Visit the historic towns and old Mudejar castles in the Antequera region or visit the mountain town of Ronda which is famous for its bullring, shopping and Roman bridge.
Holiday villas in Almijara II enjoy hot sunny summers and mild showery winters. From October to March temperatures range between 17-21°C (63-70°F) although it is cooler in the mountains. During the summer, temperatures average 21-30°C (70-86°F) and there is zero rainfall. The maximum rainfall is in the winter, particularly in December which has around 121mm (5 inches).
The nearest airport to Almijara II holiday villas is Malaga (AGP) Airport which is about 60 km distance away. It is served by many budget airlines including Ryanair, easyJet, First Choice, BMI and Jet2 making it a cheap and easy destination to reach. Almijara II is very easy to reach along the E-15 Autovia. Granada (GRX) Airport is 118 km away but it has mainly domestic flights from Madrid and Barcelona. A hire car is recommended for touring the surrounding area.