Plans & Visits




A short distance from La Herradura, there are several places of great tourist interest that are well worth a visit. Some of them are on the beach, others in the mountains and also two of the big cities of Andalusia. If you are looking for an apartment in La Herradura next to the beach, as the perfect starting point to enjoy these and many other plans on the Granada coast, Apartment Oasis has a perfect location

“Charming towns and cities that you can visit less than an hour’s drive from the apartment”

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8 minutes

The capital of the municipality to which La Herradura belongs, is one of the most famous tourist centres on the Costa Tropical. Here you can find a typical Andalusian seaside town, where you can find the beach promenade, the castle or its tourist leisure offer, with a water park and a Loro Parque, both ideal to go with children.

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20 minutes

Tourist centre of the Axarquia region of Malaga, Nerja is one of the villages near La Herradura that is well worth a visit. Its beaches, the marvellous Nerja Caves, the Balcón de Europa, the Chanquete Boat or its wide gastronomic offer, are just some of the reasons that make Nerja a unique place.


20 minutes
Considered one of the Most Beautiful Villages in Spain, Frigiliana is located inland, but very close to the sea and in the foothills of the Sierra de la Almijara Natural Park, on a hill overlooking the valleys of tropical fruit plantations and the Mediterranean Sea.

Its excellent state of preservation and its crossroads of cultures make strolling through its cobbled streets or enjoying its viewpoints a journey into the past in what is undoubtedly one of the most charming villages in Andalusia.

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Natural Park of the Sierra de Tejeda, Alhama and La Almijara

15 minutes

A natural surrounding with very special characteristics. Its proximity to the sea does not prevent it from having peaks that reach an altitude of 2000 metres. Ideal for hiking, there are several routes that can be done in this area full of rivers and mountains. Some of the most popular are the Chillar River Route, the ascent to La Maroma Peak and the El Saltillo Route, among footbridges and suspension bridges.


 25 minutes
Another of the coastal municipalities par excellence of the Axarquía of Málaga. This town on the Costa del Sol has been awarded for having “the best climate in Europe”, due to its location between mountains and its mild subtropical climate.

Its beaches stand out, some of them with blue flag, such as El Morche or Ferrara, as well as its lively atmosphere, especially in the summer months.

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Torre del Mar

30 minutes

This village belonging to Vélez-Málaga, located halfway between La Herradura and Málaga city, has several beaches, some of them with blue flag, such as the one in the centre of the village.

Its long and well-kept beach promenade, full of restaurants, bars and shops, make Torre del Mar one of the most recommended coastal enclaves to enjoy a sunny day in Axarquia.


45 minutes
The so-called city of museums is one of the most vibrant cities in Andalusia.

It has beaches, several museums of great interest such as the Picasso Museum, the Pompidou Centre, the Thyssen Museum or the Russian Museum. And squares, monuments and streets as emblematic as Calle Larios. In addition to this, there is an excellent range of leisure and gastronomic options, where the sardines espetos (grilled fish) stand out, the hallmark of the city of Malaga, which can be enjoyed in areas such as Malagueta beach or the area of El Palo.

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One hour

The city of the Alhambra, capital of the province where La Herradura is located, is one of the most beautiful cities in Spain.

The Alhambra, the Albaycín neighbourhood, Sacromonte or the historic centre are more than enough reasons for Granada to be a mandatory visit. In addition to its famous tapas and its great atmosphere, both for tourists and students, as it is one of the university cities par excellence.

The Alpujarra

45 minutes
For lovers of nature, mountains, white villages and history, especially the Muslim legacy in the Iberian Peninsula, the region of La Alpujarra, in the province of Granada, is one of those places that everyone who visits it will fall in love with.

Lanjarón, Capileira, Pampaneira, Bubión or Soportújar, are some of the villages you can visit if you make a route through the area of La Alpujarra, located on the south side of the Sierra Nevada National Park.

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Discover La Herradura

The apartment is located in the heart of the town, next to the beach and some of the places that you should not miss. We have prepared a small guide with the most interesting plans without leaving La Herradura.