Benalmadena is one of the most important cities of the Costa del Sol and with more tourism offer. It also has one of the most important hospitals in Andalusia, the Hospital Vithas Xanit International.
The city of Benalmádena is located in the province of Málaga between Fuengirola and Torremolinos.
From the Sierra of Mijas to the coast, is the extension that forms Benalmádena. Approximately an area of 27 square kilometres. We can divide into three different areas of Benalmádena: The village of Benalmádena, Benalmádena Costa and Arroyo de la Miel.
Benalmádena has approximately 67,000 inhabitants. It also has a very complete public transport thanks to the Metropolitan Transport Consortium of Malaga. It is also connected with the other municipalities thanks to the Cercanías C1 train, which even connects with the Airport of Málaga.
WEATHER IN BENALMÁDENA
The temperatures on the Costa del Sol are characterised by softness and pleasant temperatures all year around.
TOURIST ATTRACTIONS AND QUALITY
Benalmadena offers beaches surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea, a very varied, balanced and healthy cuisine, and also the possibility of visiting places of tourist interest such as:
Castle of Colomares
Monument built between 1987 and 1994, dedicated to Christopher Columbus.
Also called Puerto Marina, it is one of the most visited places for its numerous boats, restaurants and shops in a very attractive place.
The Stupa of Benalmadena was built in 2003. It is considered the largest in Europe and we find it on top of Benalmadena, near the highway. It has a height of 33 meters.
OTHER TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
In Benalmádena we find shopping malls, quality hotels, beaches, aquatic tourist attractions such as Selwo Marina or SeaLife.
Benalmádena has highly qualified and experienced medical professionals who attract health tourism every year.