Things to do in Benalmádena
Benalmádena is a well-known beach resort with many hotels, beaches and famous Puerto Marina, offering facilities, relaxing nightlife. It’s a great place to sit in one of its terraces having a relaxing drink or go to dance.
Beaches. Benalmádena Costa also has almost 10 kilometers of beach to chose from. From the quiet cove, to the family focused beaches with plenty of activities.
Puerto Marina. Is the largest marina on the Costa del Sol, with over one thousand moorings and a wide range of entertainment and leisure possibilities. If anything makes the atmosphere of Benalmádena Marina , it is the nightlife. Hundreds of bars and terraces, restaurants with different cuisines, countless clubs and pubs.
Castle Bil-Bil. Is an Arabic style building, decorated with bas-relief tiles following the exquisite Moorish tradition. The building is surrounded by gardens with several Muslim sources of inspiration which gives it a special beauty.
‘La Paloma’ Park. A free park with two large lakes,as well as walking areas and a garden. The park has several small enclosures containing animals such as emus, sheep and goats. It’s a perfect place for a chill out day.
Cable Car Benalmádena (Teleférico). Take a ride 800 metres above sea level and enjoy the most magnificent views of the Costa del Sol. The cable car will take you from Arroyo de la Miel, at the heart of Benalmadena, to the peak of Mount Calamorro.
Tivoli World. It is a very popular amusement park which has a theater where musical performances are given by famous singers. There are rides and all sorts of entertainment.
Sea Life Aquarium. Displays a large number of fish species that can be found in the Costa del Sol. There are more than 30 different aquariums, that are a great educational resource. There are more than 2000 fish that can be found here, from sharks to the smallest and rarest species.
Selwo Marina Dolphinarium. The amusement park shows the marine mammals and birds of South America. There is a place that has two types of intelligent dolphins. It also has a penguin habitat made of ice that is the first constructed in Andalusia and shows different types of penguins.
Butterfly Park (Mariposario). Is over 2,000 m2 the largest space dedicated to the butterflies in Europe.Benalmádena is a well-known beach resort with many hotels, beaches and famous Puerto Marina, offering facilities, relaxing nightlife and the fabulous Sea Life Aquarium.