Benalmadena Visitors Guide and Forum

Excursions and Markets on the Costa del Sol

Places to go, sights to see and things to do from Benalmadena

Benalmadena and Arroyo de la Miel are both very well placed for visiting other cities, towns and villages that this beautiful part of Spain offers. Browse through the links below to gain further information on the excursion possibilites on the Costa del Sol, Andalucia and North Africa. Granada, Gibraltar, Ronda, Mijas, El Chorro and Nerja are all easily accessible on a one day excursion from Benalmadena. Tangier, Seville, Cordoba and Jerez really warrant an overnight stay.
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Cordoba   El Chorro   Fuengirola   Gibraltar   Granada   Jerez

Excursion prices from Benalmadena May 2013
Our recommended agency is Arman Tours opposite the Hotel Bali in Avenida Telefonica, Benalmadena Costa. Telephone (0034) 952563803. Compare their prices with those offered by Thomson, etc...
Gibraltar, Every Day, Shopping Trip €12.00, Tour €33.00, Depart 08:30, Return 18:00
Gibraltar Express, Tues, Weds & Fri, Shopping Trip €13.50, Tour €34.00, Depart 09:20, Return 18:00
Granada including Alhambra Visit, Tues, Weds & Fri, €52.00, Depart 07:00, Return 19:00
Ronda, Tues, Thur & Sat, Tour €28.00, Depart 08:30, Return 18:00
Nerja & Frigiliana,
Mon - Thurs, With Free Time €19.00, With Caves €24.00, No Times - Sorry
Tangier-Morocco, Tues, Weds & Thur, Full Tour €59.00, No Times - Sorry
Seville, Weds - Fri,
€38.00, Dep 07:20, Ret 19:00
Cordoba, Thur,  €38.00, Dep 07:20, Ret 19:00
Sea Fishing Trips – Fuengirola Port
The “Ganeisha” is a 1969 wooden built Cornish Sea Fishing Boat now residing at Pier 2, Fuengirola Port. Fully Spanish registered and licensed for fishing in the Alboran Sea, we offer 2hr trips or 4hr trips to break up your day. To see the 25% child discounts on offer and other details, please visit our website
Street Markets in Benalmadena, Arroyo de la Miel and the Costa del Sol
When visiting a market, please take care of your handbags, wallets etc. Also beware of the gypsy's who will try to sell you flowers or tablecloths while their accomplice dips into your pockets, bags, etc.

Monday Marbella (Recinto Ferial de Arroyo Primero)
Tuesday Fuengirola (Fair Ground), Churriana (Puerto de la Torre)
Wednesday Arroyo de la Miel & Benalmadena (Boot/Flea) top end of Paloma Park, Mijas Costa (La Cala)
Thursday Torremolinos (Fair Ground)
Friday Arroyo de la Miel & Benalmadena (Near Tivoli World)

Saturday Fuengirola (Boot Sale - Fair Ground), Mijas Costa (Las Lagunas)
Puerto Banus, (Boot/Flea) Nueva Andalucia
Sunday Arroyo de la Miel (Tivoli World) 11am - 2pm Bric-a-Brac Garden Market,
Fuengirola (Near Pyramides Hotel) 10am - 2pm (Boot/Flea),
Málaga (Near Malaga Soccer Stadium) (Boot/Flea), Torremolinos (Fair Ground) (Boot/Flea)