Cheap rent a car for 1 day in Torremolinos for a trip to Benalmadena: the 5 best places to see in the city
- Distance: 7.4 km from Torremolinos to Benalmadena
- Travel time by car: 11 minutes on AP-7
Benalmadena is one of the most picturesque resorts on the Costa del Sol. The resort is famous for its golden beaches. However, resting here do not limit yourself to stay only on the golden beaches. Benalmadena offers a variety of experiences to make it the envy of the biggest metropolis.
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The best place to start is the historic part of town, Benalmadena Pueblo. Here is the city's archaeological museum which has a collection of rare works of ancient art donated to the city by Mexican artist F. Orlando as well as artefacts from different eras.
But Benalmádena-Pueblo's main attraction is its people. They seem to have lived here for centuries and have known each other for ages. They celebrate all the local festivals and participate in the carnivals and Spanish fiestas.
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There is also a large English and Danish community in Benalmadena who spend all day in their English pubs drinking wine and beer. They liven up the atmosphere in the bars and cafés with their loud chatter or the shouts of football fans. The TVs in the bars are showing football all the time.
#1 Benalmádena boat trips
Nearby is the most amazing harbour of the Costa del Sol and will not leave anyone indifferent. You can rent a yacht here for a day, a week or a month.
#2 The medieval castle of Colomares of Benalmadena
A highlight of Benalmadena is the medieval castle of Colomares, built in the last century in honour of Christopher Columbus and funded by a local healer.
Admiring the castle's turrets, staircases and galleries, as well as various architectural elements of Catholic monarchs and the trappings of Columbus' voyages, you can easily see the outline of a ship in this castle as a tribute to the exploits of the great Columbus. It's also home to the epitome of Columbus' idea of reaching the shores of Asi, a delightful Chinese pagoda.
#3 Moorish Castillo de Bil Bil of Benalmadena
On the west side of Benalmadén, this amazing little town on the Costa del Sol, you will find another historical monument, the Moorish castle «Bil Bil» from 1930. Today it is the site of city events to commemorate significant events.
#4 Buddhist Stupa of Enlightenment in Benalmadena
The «Stupa of Enlightenment», which is over 33 metres high, is equally interesting to see. The Buddhist Stupa of Enlightenment is one of the unusual and interesting sights of the resort town of Benalmadena. It is the biggest stupa in Europe and one of the biggest in the world. It is the largest Buddhist symbol of peace, harmony and prosperity in Europe.
#5 Catholic Churches of Benalmadena
Other attractions in Benalmadena include the Catholic churches of Arojo de la Miel, the «Immaculate Conception» of Our Lady of Carmen, and Santa Domingo, both of which are part of the holidaymaker's cultural programme.
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