Frigiliana – with no doubt the most beautiful Spanish village and a place where an amazing summer local festival takes place.
Frigiliana is an obligatory place to see while visiting Costa del Sol and a lovely place to live.
It is just a 10 minutes drive up from Nerja, less than an hour by car from the city of Málaga.
Located on a slope, with magnificent mountains and area of protected nature in the north and east.
These mountains belong to Sierras of Tejeda, Almijara and Alhama Natural Park, with its many hiking trails.
The town overlooks the mediterranean sea, offering breathtaking panorama from its viewing points.
There is many reasons why you should visit Frigiliana. One of them is how well preserved it is.
Walking through its narrow, white streets you can see the small doors, narrow facades and beautiful wooden windows.
The pavements, the walls, and the small elements of architecture can make you feel like traveling in time.
All along you can find small shops and galleries of local artists presenting hand-made items.
Do not forget to try local honey and wine!
On the top of Frigiliana there is a “Miradoro” with 2 restaurants offering fine dining with sea views.
The summer festival “Tres culturas” mentioned at the beginning, is organised every year in the end of August.
During the four days, inhabitants and visitors celebrate the unusual heritage of the village.
For many years The Muslims, Jewish and Christians coexisted together in one community.
The festival includes a lot of live music, local food and products markets, parades, theatre and many more!
Buying a property in Frigiliana
Buying a property in Frigiliana can be a great opportunity to invest or to finally make your dreams come true in the sunny Spain.
Whether you consider buying an apartment, townhouse or a detached villa, you can turn it into a profitable investment.
The area of eastern Costa del Sol is very popular among tourists and people that wish to spend their retirement years in the warm climate.
You can choose an apartment in the busy centre of the town, a Cortijo in the mountain part above or in the direction to Torrox.
If you want to buy a quality villa, then you should consider urbanization Cortijo San Rafael located between Frigiliana and Nerja.
Here on our website Plaza Estates you can see all the properties we have for sale in and around Frigiliana.