Just a stone’s throw away from Marbella, you will find Puerto Banus, a popular yacht marina that oozes elegance. Make sure you enjoy Puerto Banus and its surrounding area to its full potential by hiring a car and exploring it at your leisure.
Things to Do
Puerto Banus is everything that you would expect an affluent marina to be. There are modern shopping malls with designer boutiques and excellent restaurants and cafés. Make sure you spend some time admiring the yachts that are moored here by going for an evening stroll.
You can also take a look at the Walk of Fame or spend some time relaxing on one of Puerto Banus’s immaculate beaches. After sunset be sure to enjoy the atmosphere here as there is a thriving nightlife, including some vibrant bars.
Places to Go
Make sure you pay a visit to Marbella, where you can enjoy the beaches and stroll around the old town. If you want to travel further afield then hop in your hire car and take the short drive to Fuengirola. There are a variety of activities on offer here, but don’t forget to take your beach gear as you can hire a jet ski or pedal boat. Alternatively you could visit the Mijas Aquapark for a great family day out.
Just over an hour’s drive to the west is the Parque Natural Los Alcornocales, which is great if you are looking for a change from the beach. You can explore the historic towns and villages here, whilst appreciating the stunning architecture of local churches. There are also some great walking routes which lead to incredible views.