This is an up-to-date list of birds we have (so far) spotted in Nerja itself or just outside. You don’t have to go very far to see a variety of birds, but you may well have to be patient and search through the trees or undergrowth to find them.

Blackbird
Bullfinch
Blackcap
Black Redstart
Blue Tit
Bonelli’s Warbler
Cattle Egret
Chiffchaff
Collared Dove
Common Sandpiper
Cormorant
Egret
European Serin
Flamingo
Goldfinch
Great Spotted Woodpecker
Great Tit
Greenfinch
Green Sandpiper
Grey Wagtail
Herring Gull
Iberian Chiffchaff
House Martin
House Sparrow
Little Ringed Plover
Parakeet
Pied Wagtail
Pigeon
Ringed Plover
Serin
Siskin
Spanish Sparrow
Spotless Starling
Spotted Flycatcher
Stonechat
Street Pigeon
Swallow
Swift
Tree Pipit
Tree Sparrow
Turtle Dove
Woodchat Shrike
Yellow-legged Gull