COSTA DEL SOL - ACTIVITIES
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. Located in Arroyo da le Miel, a mile 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.BioParc Fuengirola or Fuengirola Zoo on Costa del Sol
A great zoo in Fuegirola which rescues animals that have been in really bad captivity. 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. A lovely day out for the family, sometimes even open as night zoo but be prepared for your child refuse to come out.Sailing on Costa del Sol - Private daytrips along the Costa del Sol
Sail along the blue Mediterranean in a beautiful Beneteau First. 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. Have an unforgettable experience swimming with dolphins or just bask in the clear blue sea.Parque Acuatico Mijas - Mijas Aquapark
Located in Mijas Costa just above Fuengirola next to the A7/N-340 the exit at McDonalds. Aside from the various water attractions there are 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 restaurants. There is aerobics session, music and dance show and a parrot show. 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.Selwo Marina Benalmadena Costa del Sol
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.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.
It is a combine of Nature Park, safari and Adventure Park and is distinctive in Europe. It has a huge wilderness area 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 exhibitions of birds of prey. The complete range of open space activities at Selwo Aventura shape part of the huge attraction of this park. The visitor becomes the character of an unforgettable day. As well as the opportunity of seeing more than 2000 animals up close. Selwo Aventura is located just next to the A7 along the Costa del Sol near Estepona at km 162.5. Open from 10.00-20.00 or 18.00 dependent on season.The Crocodile Park in Torremolinos
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 16 feet weighing well over 2,600 lbs, the biggest certified records of a crocodile was 20 feet long. At the crocodile park you have guided tours everyday and live demonstrations with their experienced keepers.Ice skating rink in Benalmadena 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 the 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 the beaches and wonderful climate throughout the year, with the unique experience that is ice skating in the awesome facilities.Quad Bike Safari Tours on 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 offers you an opportunity to experience the beautiful rural countryside away from the popular tourist resorts. They are situated near Fuengirola, Mijas Costa between Malaga and Marbella.Puerto Marina in Benalmadena. `Best Marina in the World`
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
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, restaurants, 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. 4 miles west from Marbella center.