The history, traditions and essence of Malaga can be discovered in every corner of the province.
From small country houses and caves for the most nostalgic, to castles, mansions and estates where you can spend a few days enjoying the heritage left by the southern aristocracy, all accompanied by the natural charm of rural life.
Relaxation and contact with nature is what you will find in this place. In this beautiful tourist destination, there are many activities that you can do in the company of your family or if you travel alone, horseback riding, cycling and hiking are activities especially recommended to take full advantage of the opportunities offered by this amazing holiday place.
For those who prefer a more classic accommodation can choose one of the golf clubs, there are in the province numerous complexes of this type that are of high quality, both on the coast and inland areas.
As far as accommodation is concerned, you can find prices to suit all tastes and pockets, and of course, for all types of holidays.
The city of Malaga has a very special charm that any visitor can identify in a short walk.
The amazing culture, traditions, gastronomy, an enviable climate and the hospitality of its people serve to consolidate the image of the “city of paradise”.
If you have decided to take your vacations in this amazing place, there are 7 places you can´t forget to visit when you travel to Malaga.
- Cathedral of the Incarnation
It is located right on the first mosque Aljama and was the place where the Catholic Kings ordered the building a temple after the conquest in 1487 and it is one of the main attractions for tourists who visit the place.
Malaga’s cathedral is popularly known as “La Manquita” in Spanish because of the lack of a tower, it has a Renaissance style and stands out for its wide inner space.
The interior of the cathedral has several spectacular altars, where the choir seats stand out.
The price to enter is quite affordable, and you can only visit the main naves and a small museum at the end of the visit with some religious objects. In the courtyard of the cathedral there are several sculptures, and a small garden in Arabic style.
- Route of the light in the historical helmet of Malaga
This activity takes place during the Christmas season and is one of the most important tourist attractions in the city.
It takes place in the streets of the old town and in some neighborhoods, this incredible spectacle is accompanied by lights and Christmas songs.
This Christmas atmosphere culminates with a sales market in the Paseo del Parque, where you can buy Christmas objects and crafts that will serve as a souvenir of the place.
In the afternoon, you can also visit the beautiful local shops, walk the streets or visit a restaurant or cafeteria where you can taste delicious traditional dishes.
- Malagueta Beach
This is probably the busiest beach in Malaga as it is only 10 minutes’ walk from the city center, a truly place of interest for visitors.
This is one of the best places to go mainly during the summer.
You will find palm trees, clean sands and crystal clear waters, in addition, you will find a lot of small restaurants next to the beach where you can taste delicious dishes.
- La Malagueta Bullring
The Malagueta Bullring is located in a wonderful environment, near the Port and the Park.
This amazing place has an impressive neo-Mudejar architectural style, with a hexagon shape and a capacity for 14,000 people, in fact it is considered one of the best places to go and a symbol of Spain.
Inside the square is the Antonio Ordoñez Bullfighting Museum.
During the month of August in the Malaga Fair, bullfights are held and if you travel in Easter you can observe the Picassian bullfight, in which bullfighters wear suits inspired by the vision of the painter from Malaga, Pablo Picasso.
- Malaga Fair
Malaga Fair, celebrated in the middle of August, is located on the outskirts of your city and is one of the best places to go in the area.
Party nights with lots of people, horse rides and races, unique restaurants, bars and many places where you can shop is what you can find in the place.
The fair can be visited by day or by night, and each time has its different activities.
If you love good music, you can also enjoy open-air concerts in most squares.
- The House of the rooms
If you like fun, excitement and suspense, this is the place for you.
A truly exciting experience, different and that will keep you away from the routine.
Each of the rooms of the house has a secret that must be deciphered by people who enter, for an hour, the adrenaline and emotion will be at the top.
This is one of the most interesting activities to do in the city and we guarantee that it will make your vacation unforgettable.
If you are planning to travel to Malaga, use the map to locate the hotel that you like the most and enjoy a great vacation now!
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