Things To Do Nearby

Comares in the Axarquia Courtyard

From white villages high up in the mountains to golden sand beaches, there’s so much to see and do in the Axarquia, the area surrounding Velez-Malaga.


The beaches that line the coast to the east of Malaga are some of southern Spain's finest.

Golf Courses

There are a couple of excellent golf courses within a short drive of Velez.

AquaVelis Waterpark

Velez's waterpark makes for an amazing alternative to the beach and fun for all the family.

Horse Riding

Horses are part and parcel of rural life in Andalucia. You can go for a beach ride, mountain hack or lessons near Velez-Malaga.

Torre del Mar

The seaside town of Torre del Mar has the second largest population within Axarquia but a fluctuating one as well.

White Villages

Here's several driving routes taking in the villages of the Axaquia - From high up in the mountains to the coast.


Soak up the sun and the views by foot and explore the Axarquia's nature, wildlife and culture.


Whether you're a serious cyclist or just a weekend hobbyist the terrain is ideal for all levels.

Caminito Del Rey

The once infamous Caminito del Rey is now open to the public, and is breathtakingly beautiful.

How To Get To Rio Chillar

One of the Axarquia's most popular summer walks runs up the Chillar river near Nerja.

Share this

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Pin it Email to a friend