Rent a car for 2 days in Torremolinos for a car trip to the 5 best places in Fuengirola
This pretty Spanish town is just 15.9 km from the city of Torremolinos and 35 km from Málaga. Fuengirola is located in a bay surrounded by the Sierra de Mijas mountain range.
- Distance: 15.9 km from Torremolinos to Fuengirola
- Travel time by car: 11 minutes on the AP-7
Over the years of tourism development, Fuengirola has not lost the charm of an old fishing town. Its hotels and commercial and entertainment venues cater primarily to an elegant and somewhat conservative clientele.
The quiet pedestrian streets, numerous parks and fountains in Fuengirola are designed to keep visitors comfortable.
What can I see in Fuengirola in 2 days?
Fuengirola has cosy plazas, promenades and parks, as well as plenty of restaurants serving local cuisine such as fried sardines. Added to these are attractions such as Bioparc Feungirola, a humane zoo adored by the little ones. You also have three Blue Flag beaches, so you're all set for a pleasant holiday in the sun.
Cheap 2 days car hire in Torremolinos for your trip to Fuengirola: 5 of the city's best attractions
There are wide beautiful beaches that are adjacent to numerous hotels, bars, restaurants and shops. Be sure to check out the Fortuna Night Club, a nightclub that hosts great variety shows and performances.
#1 Fuengirola Biopark
Nobody likes to see unhappy animals in cages, and you certainly won't get one at this top-notch family attraction. At Fuengirola Biopark you can watch wild animals that are cage-free in their natural habitat.
For visitors, this means adventurous trails through a recreated rainforest, with real vegetation and waterfalls.
For creatures such as crocodiles, gibbons, pygmy hippos, plains gorillas and Malayan tapirs, it means ethical enclosures without bars.
In summer, you can even book a 'moonlight visit' to see nocturnal animals that normally hide or sleep during the day. Biopark tickets can be purchased online.
#2 Fuengirola Constitution Square
Fuengirola is a typical Spanish town where most people live in flats. When they want to enjoy the sun or meet up with friends, they simply head to public places like Plaza de la Constitución or Plaza de la Constitución.
Here you will see many elderly citizens of the city chatting on benches. In the plaza is the Nuestra Señora del Rosario church, a whitewashed church that sometimes hosts concerts.
#3 Fuengirola Golf
There are nine golf courses near Mijas Costa, most of which are private clubs. Most of the golf clubs have practice facilities and practice grounds. There's an 18-hole golf course with the original 18 holes for a large number of players.
#4 Fuengirola Costa Water Park
If you have young children, and they're tired of beaches and adult excursions, you can visit the local water park. The water park is located in shallow water, a few metres from the beach.
Your kids will be equipped with life jackets and kept under supervision while they run and glide along the adventure course. The water park is completely safe and closes during hours when red or yellow flags are raised.
#5 Fuengirola sports port
The city of Fuengirola also has a sports port where over 200 anchorages are available.
Years ago, Italian fishermen were kindly allowed to catch and salt fish 16 km. from Torremolinos. Their rickety boats were called «girola» and the entire fleet of boats was known as the «fuente de girolas» or «fountain of boats» that gave the town its name Fuengirola.
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