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City break in Benalmádena. Active leisure ideas for Benalmádena - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Benalmadena is an optimal destination for fans of active pastime. Many tourists choose to spend a significant portion of their time on the seaside, admiring tender sun and warm water. However, there are many ways to make your vacation in this resort more diversified and exciting. Mariposario de Benalmadena is an incredibly interesting place to visit. In this park, visitors will see beautiful tropical butterflies. There are more than 1,500 species of butterflies in total in the park, and the beautiful creatures were brought to Benalmadena from different parts of the world. Mariposario de Benalmadena has favorable conditions for the insects - the growing number of butterflies and their diversity only proves that.
Tivoli Park is one of the most interesting places for family holidays. You can easily spend the whole day here. The number of rides has already exceeded four dozen. You can ride the vast … Open
Nature fans will literally fall in love with Parque de la Paloma, one of the most beautiful and picturesque parks in the town. Despite the fact that Parque de la Paloma borders with the vibrant central waterfront, it’s an incredibly calm and relaxing place. It’s possible to spend hours walking in the shade of lush trees. This park has one more peculiarity – it’s home to various species of animals. Bunnies, peacocks, several species of ducks, roosters, and even ostriches – it’s possible to see all these and many other animals in this beautiful oasis. Animals are already used to numerous visitors, so they are very calm and don’t mind hand feeding. Children will particularly enjoy that.
Jardin de las Aguilas or the Garden of Eagles, is also a very interesting place where visitors will see rare species of flesh birds. The garden is located on Calamorro Mount. It’s possible to reach it using a funicular road. The nature reserve is not small – the total length of all trails in its territory is more than 2.5 kilometers. The picturesque garden has become home to rare species of eagles and other carnivorous birds. Several years ago, Jardin de las Aguilas got the status of a natural landmark of the international level. Copyright
The South of Spain has seen many wars. The locals were not very rich. Power changed. The Arabs replaced the Romans, and then – the Catholic rulers. But traditionally, local cooks preferred … Open
The resort has a suitable place for fans of fun, thrill, and entertainment. It’s the legendary Tívoli World park that offers hundreds of amusement rides. There are suitable rides and rollercoasters for both adults and children. Guests of the park can spend days relaxing on charming green lawns, trying signature treats in local cafes, and enjoying interesting entertainment programs. By the way, the entrance ticket entitles visitors to free access to some of the most popular amusement rides. Tívoli World is an ideal place for families and groups of visitors who want to have fun. Golf fans, in their turn, might prefer another place - Playa Mini Golf Espana . This park is an incredibly comfortable place for playing golf. It has an interesting landscape design and a charming café where visitors can relax during the games.
If you or your child want to see dolphins, it’s high time to visit Selwo Marina Delfinarium . Every day, the dolphinarium offers interesting shows with dolphins and seals being main actors. There is a separated cage for penguins, an acquaintance with which will also leave many unforgettable memories. Children are usually fond of colorful parrots that live in a separated large cage. Benalmadena is famous for its nightclubs and bars, each of which has its own peculiarities and advantages. For example, many tourists like Buddy's that offers quality local beer and best sorts of wine. Fans of exotic cocktails and romantic setting will enjoy Ole bar more. When the weather is fine, guests are welcome to sit outdoor, on a beautiful open terrace.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Benalmádena and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Benalmádena
♥   Cave 'Mina Virgen del Amparo' , 29.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Natural Park 'Montes de Málaga' , 33 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Natural Park 'Sierra de las Nieves' , 39.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Cave 'Cueva de la Pedriza' , 68 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Natural Park 'Sierras Subbéticas' , 68.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Benalmádena
♥   Amusement park 'Tivoli World' Benalmádena, 2.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Benalmádena
♥   Water park 'Aqualand Torremolinos' Torremolinos, Málaga, 6.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Parque Acuático Mijas' Aquamijas, Fuengirola, Málaga, 8.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquavelis' Torre del Mar, Málaga, 45.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aquatropic' Almuñécar, Granada, 81.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Benalmádena
♥   Restaurant 'El Botijo Carihuela' Torremolinos. Type - Meats and grills. 6.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Charolais Tapas' Fuengirola. Type - Modern cuisine. 7.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Vinotinto' Fuengirola. Type - Modern cuisine. 7.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Figón de Juan' Málaga. Type - Traditional cuisine. 18.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Marisquería Godoy' Málaga. Type - Seafood. 19.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Benalmádena from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Caminito Del Rey

From the series “Best Extreme Places on Earth for Thrill Lovers”
The bridge is at the height of 100 meters above the gorge bottom, the length of the Royal Path is about 3 000 meters. The route has been officially closed for several years. However, this fact does not deter the courageous adventurers. After more than a century, the path is greatly dilapidated. In some places there is no concrete anymore, so you have to go on the narrow and rusty rails. Most travelers do not dare to walk on the concrete remnants, can collapse into them at any time. The tourists who have gone to the Royal Path can be proud of themselves. Not all experienced mountaineers and athletes dare to overcome the dangerous path. … Read further


From the series “The Most Magical and Picturesque Cities in the World”
After the release of the movie about smurfs for the first six months, about 80000 people visited the town, whereas earlier the number of tourists did not exceed 300 people a year. For admirers of stories about smurfs, the city is interesting not only for its amazing architecture, but also for a variety of souvenir shops, as well as thematic events that taking place here. Today anyone can buy a favourite multteroy costume in a local shop, and couples can organize a wedding ceremony in a thematic style in the church. … Read further
Car rental on Rentals in Benalmádena

Hilton builds third luxury hotel in Kyoto

The project organizers note that the new Kyoto hotel is perfect for both business and leisure. Just to remind you, the opening of the Roku Kyoto hotel took place in the city in 2021. The luxury hotel also never ceases to amaze guests with its exquisite atmosphere and variety of services. It is close to famous attractions like Kinkaku-ji Temple, and Shozan Resort Kyoto Pavilion is a short walk from the hotel. Read this


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