Benalmadena is a coastal town located at the heart of the Costa del Sol between Malaga and Marbella/Puerto Banus. It is only 20 minutes away from each of them, and from Malaga International Airport.
Benalmadena enjoys a Mediterranean climate, with mild winters and pleasant summers. Annual temperatures average over 20˚C, with more than 300 days of sunshine a year.
Benalmadena offers 13 beaches that extend over approx. 20 kilometres.
Its beaches are all bordered by a promenade and are therefore readily accessible. The beaches to the east have more infrastructure, whilst the beaches to the west are wilder and quieter.
Activities – Sports
There are many top level golf courses along our coastline, which is also known as the Golf Coast. In the local area there are 30 golf courses.
Puerto Marina, the marina in Benalmadena, offers a wide variety of nautical activities: scuba diving, windsurfing, kite surfing, wake board, etc. Puerto Marina is also the perfect place to go for a drink after dinner.
You can also rent or charter a yacht or a sail boat.
Benalmadena is located in an especially favourable area for hiking. There are approximately 45 kilometres of wlaking routes enabling you to take in breathtaking panoramic views.
These are only some of the wide range of sporting activities that you can find in Benalmadena. There are many other sporting activities which you can participate in, including: adventure, canoeing, paragliding, rock climbing, horseback riding, etc.
• The Sealife and Selwo aquariums.
• The PalomaZoo Park. The Bioparc Zoo of Fuengirola.
• The Tivoli amusement park
• The Cable Car Benalmadena offers a spectacular fifteen minute journey that connects Benalmadena Coast with the Monte Calamorro, offering spectacular panoramic views of the coastline and daytime entertainment for visitors of all ages.