Mijas has three centers of population: Mijas Pueblo is a classic whitewashed Andalucian village of Moorish origin that contains the monuments; Las Lagunas is the based of most of the municipal services and Cala de Mijas (Mijas Costa) is the residential and beach tourism area. Mijas village that has retained its charm through the years. All over the village there are view-points and resting places. One of the main sights is the Santuario de la Virgen de la Pena, carved out of solid rock dating back to 1586. Other attractions include the village bullring, opened in 1900 and still providing entertainment in the form of bullfights and horse displays to this day. The Mijas Museum has a wealth of exhibits and a gallery of work by local artists.
Recommended Stay: 2 nights or more
Malaga: 22 miles; Marbella - 22 miles; Torremolinos - 14 miles; Fuengirola - 5 miles