Axarquía is a region in the province of Andalusia, Torrox-Costa is centrally located on the coast called Costa del Sol.
On the coast, the Axarquía region is characterised by cliffs and bays, with headlands and watchtowers, beaches and gardens, tradition and tourism.
Torrox-Costa is a coastal town with an long boulevard and many different restaurants. The place is very accessible because it is completely flat. On the beach you will find the many so-called Chiringuito’s, or Spanish restaurants specializing in fresh fish dishes. Next to the lighthouse is the dog beach ‘ Playa Canina ‘, on this beach it is allowed to take dogs and let them swim in the sea.
Torrox-Pueblo is located a few kilometres away, it is an authentic Spanish village with many white houses typical of this region. In the village square you can enjoy the different types of tapas or a café con leche between the locals.
Frigiliana is often referred as one of the most beautiful white mountain villages in Andalusia. It is a place with many narrow, steep streets. Once you have climbed all the streets you can enjoy a breathtaking view! From Frigiliana you can start beautiful walking routes through the Sierra de Tejeda Almijara y Alhama Natural Park.
Another beautiful village is Cómpeta, which is known for its gastronomy and the many local products of good quality. Various art shop and studios are also available here. In the surroundings are many hiking trails and you can enjoy the mountains and beautiful views.
Málaga is 45 km away. Málaga has everything to make it a wonderful day out. The port is definitly worth a visit, as well as the old town centre and the Picasso Museum. You can shop till you drop with all the shops and boutiques.
The bus connections are very good. The bus stops opposite MiluCar on the coastal road. Buses to Malaga and Granada leave from the bus station in Torrox-Costa. The Alsa site lists the current prices, bus schedules and connections
Interactive representation of the tourist map of the Axarquía region.