World Tourism Day is celebrated annually on September 27 (some localities organize activities related to tourist day on the last weekend of September). It was in September 1979 that the General Assembly of the World Tourism Organization “decided to establish World Tourism Day, which has been celebrated year after year since 1980.
Typical acts. Normally this celebration is more restricted to very touristy towns such as Nerja. Concerts and activities related to tourism are held in Nerja on Tourist Day.
Tourist Day Program in Nerja
Here you can see some activities scheduled year after year for tourism day in Nerja. A program full of activities and recognitions
Tourist Day 2023
The community of Nerja celebrates Tourism Day this Friday. This event promises a day full of activities and recognition in honor of those who have left a mark or helped the tourist development of Nerja.
Tribute will be paid to outstanding contributors to local tourism by granting the titles of Honorary Tourist and Tourism Ambassador. People whose efforts have significantly boosted the projection and promotion of Nerja as a first-class tourist destination.
The athlete Maria Perez, two-time world champion at the recent World Athletics Championships held in Budapest, will be named Tourist of Honor of Nerja.
Afterwards we can also see cultural exhibitions and recreational activities, we will also have the opportunity to immerse ourselves in the richness and diversity of local culture.
From Nerja Lovers we invite all citizens to join the celebration of Tourist Day. It is hoped that Tourist Day will be a great tribute to those who have raised the tourist profile of Nerja.
Free guided tour Our Balcony of Europe. Departure from the Tourism office.
11:00: In English, by David Andrews (Sur in English)
12:00: In Spanish, by Antonio Montesinos (Nerja Museum).
1:00 p.m.: Institutional event: Honorary Tourist 2023 and Tourism Distinctions (Nerja City Council Plenary Hall).
18:00: Balcón de Europa Walk. Nerja tourist information stand, ajoblanco tasting and white carnation gift and photo booth.
Live performances for Tourist Day.
18:00: Narixa Choir
19:00: Nerja and Maro Folklore Group
7:45 p.m.: Theater performance by Rocío Delgado.
9:00 p.m.: Flamenco Show by Daniel Romero.
10:00 p.m.: Fireworks castle.