Puerta Verde is one of the many hiking trails surrounding Torrox and its surroundings.

Sendero El Saltillo is a new hiking trail in the province of Malaga, featuring a spectacular suspension bridge spanning over 50 meters in length. Information:

Rio Chillar near Nerja. This route follows and goes through the river or río Chillar.
Rio Verde in Otivar in the province of Granada is an absolute must. Daredevils can do canyoning here. The hike involves walking partly through water, scrambling over rocks, climbing steep and crumbly paths uphill and downhill.


Malaga: Malaga is a modern city with a beautiful harbor where you can enjoy delightful lunches or dinners. Also, visit the Picasso Museum or the fortress from where you can overlook the city. Guided bike tours are also available.

Granada: Granada is definitely worth a visit. It has recently been declared the most beautiful city in Spain. The magnificent Alhambra is a must-visit. (make sure to reserve your tickets well in advance)

Villages in the vicinity

Torrox: is known for its mild climate and is also known as the place “of eternal spring”. The climate is subtropical-Mediterranean. Because of this, Torrox has the title: “best climate in Europe”. On the cozy village square, you will find some bars, restaurants, and shops.

Frigiliana: is one of the most beautiful villages in La Axarquia. Barribarto, the old town, invites you to stroll through the streets with whitewashed walls adorned with flower pots, while you discover stairs, passageways, and hidden courtyards. Frigiliana still has remnants of a castle from the 9th century.

Nerja: with a fishing and agricultural tradition, Nerja not only has the nostalgic Blue Summer Park and the Barco de Chanquete but also other areas overlooking the sea, such as the famous “Balcon de Europa”, which offers views of sandy beaches and cliffs plunging into the Mediterranean Sea. Other attractions include the Nerja Caves.

Cómpeta: this charming white village has been known as the pearl of the Axarquia region for years. Cómpeta is situated at over 700 meters altitude, providing spectacular views. Cozy streets with beautiful views towards the Mediterranean Sea.


Every Monday is market day in Torrox. With various types of markets spread throughout the municipality: Times 09.00 – 14.00.
Market on Avenida Esperanto, in El Morche.
Torrox-Pueble, Calle Almedina
Torrox-Costa, the Cooperativa Sra. de la Nieve a large market.
Every Wednesday there is a market in Torrox Park, El Pino. This lasts from 10.00 in the morning until 14.00 in the afternoon.

There is a large goods market on Tuesday morning (from 08.00 to approximately 14.00) in Nerja-West at the Avda. Constitución.

Weekly Thursday goods market on the central square in the heart of the beautiful white mountain village, next to the roundabout in the center. From 09.00 to approximately 14.00.

Torre del Mar:
Every Thursday there is a goods market in the coastal town of Torre del Mar. The market has about 190 market stalls and lasts from approximately 09.00 to 14.00. Every second Saturday of the month, there is an extensive flea market in Torre del Mar.


Nerja: In the cozy streets of Nerja, there are plenty of shops and nice restaurants.

Malaga: In the enormous Plaza Mayor, many types of shops, restaurants, and recreational areas come together in a true “shopping city”. Everything you need, you’ll find in Plaza Mayor. There are also plenty of shops and restaurants in the city of Malaga, of course.

Torre del Mar: The enormous shopping center El Ingenio, There are two floors with a total of 114 shops, a cinema with 12 halls, various restaurants, and a supermarket (Eroski).


Baviera Golf – Caleta de Velez
Baviera Golf is a uniform course characterized by its wide greens. Information:

Anoreta Golf in Rincón de la Victoria
The first golf course built in the Axarquia – Costa del Sol, a course for all levels. Information:

Buggytours Nerja

Enjoy an adventurous ride through the beautiful Axarquia and its mountains.
All you need is your driver’s license. Information:

Edrive Andaluz

If you would like to enjoy nature and the beautiful white Andalusian villages, you can do so by renting an environmentally friendly and silent E-Scooter or E-Bike in Torrox Costa. Information: or call: 0034-605992916.

Enjoy Boat

Rent a boat in Calte de Vélez, and discover the coves of Maro and the entire natural park of Maro-Cerro Gordo, the crystal-clear waters of Nerja or La Herradura. Information:

Snorkeling / Diving

The dives we offer are easily accessible from the coast, with shallow reefs and diving and snorkeling spots nearby. We also have access to deeper dive sites by boat. Information:

Catamaran sailing

Join a special two-hour coastal cruise and enjoy the beautiful scenery of the whitewashed villages and mountains of Malaga. Information:

Fly Costa del Sol Malaga

Enjoy a spectacular view of the Nerja area from the air and savor the sunsets from a privileged location. A unique location to offer paramotor flights and see it from the sky. Information:

Horse riding

Go on a ride with trained horses that take you through the amazing landscape of Almayate here in the south of Spain. Information:

Wine tastings

Bodegas Bentomiz is a boutique winery in the hills of Malaga, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Located in Sayalonga, about 30 minutes from our B&B Los-Barquitos. Information:


Archaeological Museum Frigiliana:
The location of the museum has been chosen in the building “El Apero”.

Nerja Cave Museum:
Nerja Museum: to learn more about Nerja, its heritage, the secrets of the Nerja Cave, and the treasures found in its cavity.

Museo Murisco Sayalonga:
The municipality of Sayalonga is strongly committed to the cultural dissemination of all its historical heritage. Information:

Sierra Nevada

In the winter months, you can go skiing in Sierra Nevada, and in the summer months, you can enjoy delightful hikes. Just 1.5 hours from our Los-Barquitos accommodation.

Car rental

Bahia Sexi in Torrox Costa. A Dutch-speaking lady can provide you with all the information regarding renting a car or transportation to and from the airport. Information: