The region of La Axarquia, located in the easternmost part of the province of Malaga, is composed of a total of 31 municipalities that combine perfectly mountains, valleys, cliffs and a warm coastline. Its coastal towns form the eastern Costa del Sol.
The Axarquia holds, a legacy of Arab history his name. The Dictionary of the Spanish Royal Academy defines the word "jarquía" (in the old Castilian xarquía) as "district or territory located east of a great city and dependent on it" and says Sarqiyya comes from the Arabic, meaning "part oriental "or" eastern ". Coincides with the region of Axarquia which lies on the eastern side of Malaga.
The variety of landscape, culture and people of this region makes it one of the most representative and interesting of all Andalusia.
The coastal area of Vélez-Málaga, capital of the Axarquia, meeting in the beach resort towns like Rincón de la Victoria, Torre del Mar Almayate, next to that is our Camping Valle Niza Playa. Continuing our route towards the east are Algarrobo, Torrox and Nerja finally.
Behind Nerja, Maro area, the Sierra Almijara low to cool their feet to the soft sea, giving the coast a wild, magnificent. This whole area has been declared a Natural for its ecological value.
Besides these attractive coastal towns of Malaga, are scattered throughout the interior, a host of Mediterranean peoples and Moorish, with whitewashed houses, red roofs, walls covered with colorful pots, and streets full of mystery, we narrow winding invite you to explore to fall in love with her enigmatic beauty and hospitality, generosity and friendliness of its greatest treasure: its people.
N-340, S/N Benajarafe (Málaga)