Trip Planner: Europe / Spain / Andalucia / Province of Malaga / Costa del Sol / Nerja / Balcony of Europe
Appreciate panoramic views of the Mediterranean coastline from Balcony of Europe. Built originally as a fortress to protect from intruders, the viewpoint now serves as the focal point of the beautiful coastal town of Nerja. From the top of the structure, you have a bird’s eye view of the local swimming beaches and can also spot the famous village of Maro, site of the Nerja Caves. Walk the bustling promenade that leads to the viewpoint to find several shops, restaurants, and accommodations. To visit Balcony of Europe on your trip to Nerja, use our Nerja trip planning website.
Tours To Balcony of Europe
Nerja Segway Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $56
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Nerja Electric Bike Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $44
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Nerja Sunset Walking Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $21
Duration: 2 hours
Balcony of Europe Reviews
Absolutely stunning. Views to die for. Worth an early morning visit to see the sunrise-we ran there and back from our hotel several mornings and it's just amazing to have the place almost to yourself! more »
Great place to relax and soak up the sunshine with a chilled drink. People and bird watching. Need to be patient as tables are often full and service can be a little slow but hey your on holiday... more »
The balcony was great as expected! I would totally recommend to wake up early and watch the sunset while drinking a coffee on the benches around. We visited Nerja during December and therefore didn’t have to deal with crowds and heaps of people. Good to know the restaurant just below the balcony is closed during the winter months. Cheers! ✌🏻
A wonderful place to watch the world go by. Great views to sea and inland for that matter. There is a restaurant down the steps at the end of the Balcon, I'm not too sure if it's open or not. You had better check for yourselves.
Places to stay near Balcony of Europe
Plan your trip to Nerja
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
Kid-friendly things to do in Nerja
Beaches in Nerja
Side trips from Nerja
Nearby attractions in Nerja
Plans to Balcony of Europe by other users
11 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM ITALY September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Spain BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Marbella BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 6 days in Malaga BY A USER FROM IRELAND May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Nerja BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 53 days in Spain BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium