YOUNG man was rescued on Sunday (March 29) in Nerja, after falling down a small cliff in the area of Cala del Pino beach.
Civil Protection staff were alerted at 7.11pm by his friends, who explained that the man had fallen and they could not pull him up.
A rescue operation was started and the Guardia Civil, Local Police, and Fire Brigade alerted.
The area was difficult to access and the man had to be rescued by boat.
He was finally taken to the Axarquia regional hospital with minor injuries.