Tivoli World Benalmadena on Costa del Sol - Activities Costa del Sol
There are many things to do on Costa del Sol why not visit Tivoli World that are located in Arroyo da le Miel 2 km inland from Benalmadena Costa and can be reached by train which goes from Malaga to Fuengirola or by bus from most places along the coast. It is the largest amusement park on the Costa del Sol and provides both rides and a variety of program and shows including Flamenco and Wild Westen shows. It has an area of the park known as Tivolandia which are particularly for young children.
For opening hours go to www.tivoli.es or call 952 57 70 16
Prices: entrance 6 €, Supertivolino 14 €
BioParc Fuengirola or Fuengirola Zoo on Costa del Sol
There are many Activities on Costa del Sol why not visit Fuengirola Zoo or Bioparc Fuengirola. Now I'm not one for animals in captivity, but if you are close to Fuengirola on Costa del Sol, try a visit to this great zoo. I promise that you wont be disappointed. Its layout and features are so good that you know the animals must have had a say in the design. They are all so relaxed and happy. for some of the larger animals I wish they had a larger area but I know Fuengirola zoo rescues animals that have been in really bad captivity. A lovely day out for the family, sometimes even open as night zoo but be prepared for your child refuse to come out.
Avda. Camilo José Cela, 6 - 8. 29640 Fuengirola, Málaga, España. Tel: 952 666 301
For opening hours go to www.bioparcfuengirola.es
Prices: Adults 17,50 € Children 12,10 € 3-9 year. Open from 10.00 to 20-24.00 summertime, 16.00 wintertime. see website for details.
Price change: prices up 8% from spring 2012 :-(
Sailing on Costa del Sol - Private daytrips along the Costa del Sol - Event
Come and enjoy a fabulous day out sailing on Costa del Sol along the blue Mediterranean in our beautiful Beneteau First a fast cruiser racer with our experienced Swedish skipper at the helm!
Have fun learning the ropes if you're a first timer or just sit back and relax while the skipper takes control.
Experienced sailors will enjoy "tweaking" the sails to power along close hauled! Read the story and see the pictures of the Loggerhead turtle.
All your trips are tailored to suit.. Set sail in the morning or afternoon for 4 to 6 hours depending on the weather.
Relax and unwind with only the sound of the wind in the sails and waves lapping the hull!
Have an unforgettable experience swimming with dolphins or just bask in the clear blue sea.
Have a wonderful day out at sea for only 300 €/trip for up to 6 friends or family. Read more...
Parque Acuatico Mijas - Mijas Aquapark - Mijas Waterpark Costa del Sol
There are many things to do on Costa del Sol why not visit Mijas Aquapark is located in Mijas Costa just above Fuengirola next to the A7/N-340 the exit at McDonalds. There are buses every 30 min from Fuengirola bus station or alternatively you can walk from either bus or train station in less than 20 minutes. Aside from the various water attractions there is slides, a wavepool, Jacuzzi, a big swimming pool to swim in and a play area for children. There is also an arcade, a picnic area and restaurantes. There is aerobics session, music and dance show and a parrot show.
open daily from 30 of April to 4 Oct. 10.00-19.00, (April & May 10.30-17.30) call for more info 952 46 04 04
Adults 20 € 2012, (19 € 2011)
Kids 15 € 2012 (4-12 years)
40% discount after 15.00 april-okt (16.00 july-sept.)
Buy online (to avoid long queue & "better" prices) adults 18 € kids 13,50 €
To buy online. Saturdays discount for recidents of Mijas & Fuengirola.
Price change: Raised prices 5% 2012 :-(
Cinema on the Costa del Sol - Cinema Fuengirola, Mijas - Cinema Marbella
Here you can book a ticket or see what times your movie goes. VOS means that the film is in its original language, which mostly means English they are also subtitled in Spanish. They lack a map on their website, but the cinema in Fuengirola is located in the shoping center Miramar and in Marbella at Placa del Mar. www.cinesur.es
Prices arround 8 €.
Selwo Marina Benalmadena Costa del Sol - Activities Costa del Sol
There are many Activities on Costa del Sol why not visit Selwo Marina is located a few blocks up from the beachfront in Benalmadena Costa next to the big park Parque de la Paloma. Selwo Marina has created an surroundings where you can come to experience some of the marine life of South America. There is a Dolphinarium housing dolphins and sea lions with different pools and walkways allow you to look in from above and also a viewing area to see their underwater behaviour. The Ice Island is home to a wide range of species of penguins and Amazonia takes you to the tropical jungle and the marine life there. There is also a children's playground, a touch and explore pool and many other areas to enjoy. You can also swim with a sea lion for 37,50 € and a lot more ask for info.
Selwo Marina is open every day from 18 of Feb – 31 of Oct from 10.00-18.00 weekends 10.00-20.00 from 16 of July & Aug 10.00-24.00 Prices Adults 18 € Kids (3-9) 13 € Cheaper if you book online. Buy Online
Call for info 902 19 04 82 www.selwomarina.es
Price change: No changes in prices for 2012, Good work :-)
If you are going to visit the 2 Selwo parks and the Cable Car it is a good idea to buy the Selwo Pack which is cheaper than buying the 3 tickets separately.
Sierra Nevada Spain - Skiing Sierra Nevada - Ski resort Spain
Sierra Nevada is located in southern Spain over Granada with only two hour’s drive from the Costa del Sol. when there is a good year with rich precipitation Sierra Nevada opens in late October to mid May, makes Sierra Nevada to the ski resort with the longest season in Europe. The cool thing is being able to ski in May with only two hours drive to the beach on the Costa del Sol.
Sierra Nevada is 3478 meters high with an incredible view over the Spanish countryside and from the top an incredible view over the Mediterranean and Africa.
Sierra Nevada has a total of 106 km of ski slopes with many snow cannons if it is not snowing enough. It is a popular tourist destination, as its high peaks make skiing possible its one of Europe's most southerly ski resorts.
Reservation Tlf. 902 70 80 90 (opción 2)
Skii report level of snow in the slops and skiiable slopes
Sierra Nevada Skii
Prices: ski pass (forfait) weekdays low price 41 €, weekends high 45 €.
Price change: from 2011/12 up 22% :-(
Selwo Adventure Park - Selwo Aventura Estepona Costa del Sol
There are many Activities on Costa del Sol why not visit Selwo in Estepona the complete range of open space activities at Selwo Aventura shape part of the huge attraction of this park which combines Adventure, Fauna & Nature. The visitor becomes the character of an unforgettable day. As well as the opportunity of seeing more than 2000 animals up close. Selwo Adventure offer the opportunity of taking part in a range of adventure activities.
Selwo Aventura is located just next to the A7 along the Costa del Sol near Estepona at km 162.5. It is a combine of Nature Park, safari and Adventure Park and is distinctive in Europe. It has a huge wilderness with more than 2000 animals from all over the planet such as lions, elephants and tigers living in semi freedom and you can go around this either in 4x4 jeeps or on foot using the overhead walkways. You can fly on a flying fox over a huge lake, try archery & ride on camels. There is more than 1000 birds and there are exhibition of birds of prey. Open from 10.00-20.00 or 18.00 dependent on season.
Prices Adult 24.50 € child 17 €.
Price change: No changes in prices for 2012, Good work :-)
To get there
Portillo Buses Line 307 (Malaga - Estepona)
Line 27 (Marbella - Estepona) stop N-340
Selwo Adventure bus information on 902 19 04 82 Selwo Aventura
Buy online (to avoid long queue & better prices)
The Crocodile Park in Torremolinos more than 300 Crocodiles
There are many things to do on Costa del Sol why not visit the Crocodile Park is located next to the waterpark in Torremolinos close to the motorway A7 on Costal del Sol. In the Crocodile Park you will find yourself in front of ancient monsters which have miraculously survived 200 million years of evolution.
At the Crocodile Park you can silently walk around right beside the gigantic crocodile's, observing the secrets of one of the most fascinating creatures of our world.
Average age is 70 year some of the crocodiles have become over 100 years old.
The larges sized crocodile are the saltwater crocodile with a average size of 4,85 meters with a weight well over 1200 kg, the biggest certified records of a crocodile was 6,2 meters long.
at the crocodile park you have guided tours everyday and live demonstrations with there experienced keepers.
Prices 2012 Adults: 15,50 € Children (4-12 years): 13 €
Open hours 10.00- 18.00 summer to 19.00 Winter to 17.00
phone: 952051782 Calle Cuba 14 in Torremolinos. Crocodile Park
Price change:20% from 2011 :-(
Ice skating rink - Ice hockey rink - Indoor ice hockey rink on Costa del Sol
The ice rink in Benalmadena is the first permanent natural ice rink indoor in Andalusia and is part of a sports complex of 7000 m2. equipped with swimming pools, fitness rooms, guided activities, and medical center.
In our ice rink of 900 m2 you can enjoy various activities such as recreational skating, skating school, all kinds of celebrations and birthday parties, accompanied by a cafeteria for a relaxing break.
Located in Benalmadena, in the heart of the Costa del Sol and 900 meters from the sea, you'll experience the contrast of the sun of our beaches and wonderful climate throughout the year, with the unique experience that is ice skating in our awesome facilities.
DO NOT FORGET:
Obligatory gloves, socks and long pants. Note: this rink is NOT a real size ice hockey rink.
Pista de Hielo Benalmadena
Phone: 952 577 669
Monday-thursday call to check opening hours. Friday 19-22.
Saturday 12.30-14.30, 16-22. Sunday 11-14.30, 16-20.
Price: Weekends Adult 12 €, Children 9 €. Weekdays Adult 10.50 €, children
Rent skates 4 €.
Quad Bike Safari Tours on Costa del Sol
There are many Activities on Costa del Sol why not visit Quad Bike Adventure Safari Tours offer an amazing off road Quad experience here on the Costa del Sol. Board a two person Quad bike with your friends and family and cruise on the endless trails through the country and mountains.
Quad Biking Adventure Tours Costa del Sol offers you an opportunity to experience the beautiful rural countryside away from the popular tourist resorts.
You will be truly amazed by the beauty of the Malaga region.
So why not explore more of what the area has to offer by renting a quad bike and taking a quad biking adventure tour! We are situated near Fuengirola, Mijas Costa between Malaga and Marbella.
The trips are two, three and six hours long. However we can also tailor make adventures for larger groups.
Contact +34 633 364 647 - 622 613 804 Quad Safari
Los caballos del Mosquin - Horses - Riding holidays - Trailriding
There are many things to do on Costa del Sol why not visit Los Caballos del Mosquin? They are specialists in trail riding in the mountains on Andalusian horses. Click here to see the trekking program. Intense and active weekendbreaks or longer holidays. They will plan your holiday with you, and they have activities to suit the whole family.
Read more. +34 - 608 658 108
Puerto Marina in Benalmadena. "Best Marina in the World"
There are many things to do on Costa del Sol why not visit Puerto Marina in Benalmadena (Puerto deportivo) rates among the best in the world, Puerto Marina has in fact been several times winner of the "Best Marina in the World".
Puerto Marina is equipped to with more than 1100 moorings and
A wide selection of restaurants, excellent night clubs and bars located in the Puerto Marina area.
Daytime you can visit the Sea Life, rent a boat, participate of several water
sports, sailing, scuba diving, kayaking, water skiing.
Several nice beaches next to Puerto Marina with beach beds and parasols for rent.
The location and overall architectural design makes this port one of the most
Attractive ports of its kind.
Puerto Banús in Marbella Costa del Sol - Activities Costa del Sol
At the heart of the Costa del Sol is the legendary Puerto Banús in Marbella. Its fantastic Marina is one of Europe's most exclusive ports, filled with bars, exclusive shops, restaurantes, cafés and of course all the luxury yachts and cars.
Soak up the Hollywood ambiance from a nearby café and observe the rich and famous, or take a romantic stroll past the million euros yachts. During summer, the atmosphere transform the nights with people filling the streets. Enjoy a nice dinner at one of the various restaurants before visiting the bars and nightclubs.
Puerto Banús was built in 1970 by José Banús, a local property developer, as a luxury marina and shopping complex for the jet-set and the super rich.
Puerto Banús is aprox. 6 km west from Marbella centre.
Guided tours from Málaga and the Costa del Sol
There are many Activities on Costa del Sol why not visit Private Tours & Minibus Sightseeing Tours, with Hotel Pick-Up or from the Malaga Cruise port.
Get the most out of your time in Spain with a private tour designed just for you. Enjoy personalized, luxury service with a friendly, knowledgeable English-speaking guide/driver. You'll be welcomed at the doorstep of your hotel or Malaga cruise port in the comfort of a deluxe, air conditioned vehicle reserved exclusively for your party. Our personable English-speaking staff will respond promptly and efficiently to your request and get you all set for a memorable touring experience!
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