Marbella Travel Guide
Attracting the famous and rich, Marbella is considered as the most glamorous city in Spain. On the other hand, this happens to be an amazing resort that attracts couples, groups and families looking for beach vacations mixed together with a vivacious city.
Marbella – An Amazing City, Beautiful Beaches and Top Class Restaurants
The city has over 16 miles of coastline, a cosmopolitan city that is steeped in history, 24 beautiful beaches, best nightlife, shopping and dining opportunities in the entire of mainland Spain. Travelers can greatly enjoy dining out in the top class restaurants, shopping at numerous designer outlets, relaxing at amazing tapas bars, soaking up the sun at amazing sandy beaches, or exploring the historic part of the city. July as well as August happen to be one of the busiest times in Marbella with the spring season, autumn and Winters being much quieter and extremely popular with waster sports enthusiasts and golfers. This particular Spanish coastline is called as the Costa del Golf with Marbella having quite a few world-class designer golf courses.
The Beautiful Marbella Beaches
The amazing Marbella beaches are the prime attraction of this resort. From beaches offering exhilarating beach parties to beaches offering plenty of water sports and from family friendly beaches to amazing private beaches, Marbella has it all. With more than 16 miles of coastline it is literally impossible to visit every single beach located in Marbella. With warm clear Mediterranean waters, spotless sandy beaches, a vibrant atmosphere and excellent weather; it is no wonder that the Marbella beaches are all occupied during summers. There is a wide range of water sports on offer including pedalos, wake-boarding, parasailing, jet-skiing, water-skiing, windsurfing and scuba diving.
Popular Marbella Beaches
- Nikki Beach
This is the best place if you are looking for lively parties. This popular beach attracts the ‘in-crowd’ who comes to spend their days as well as nights lounging on the sun beds while sipping cocktails and listening to the world’s renowned DJs. Thousands of travelers flock to this amazing beach during summers to get themselves entertained at the renowned Full Moon Parties.
- Puerto Cabopino Beach
This beach is the best option for families traveling around with young kids. This large sandy beach has shallow waters, which make sit perfect for small children. Parents can relax knowing the fact that their kids are safe, as there are lifeguards present at Puerto Cabopino. There is a small marina as well, which is home to a water sports club where you can hire a private boat to have a relaxing trip out to the sea, take a dolphin spotting cruise or scuba dive.
The marina has many bars and restaurants where you can enjoy a energizing break from the beach.
Marbella – Apart From The Beaches
Away from the beaches travelers can enjoy a round or even two of golf, go for horse riding along the amazing countryside or the coast, try hand at different games like 10-pin bowling, mini-golf, tennis or go-karting. A great family day out can be had at the Rhonda bull ring, which is the oldest one in Spain, a trip to the Picasso Museum in Malaga, Gibraltar, a flutter at the races and at one of the several family entertainment options which are sited close to Marbella. The entire family will surely love the Selwo Safari Park, Tivoli Gardens Funfair, Aquaparks in Fuengirola and Torremolinos, the crocodile park and the zoo. For more details, browse through Marbella guide and plan an amazing vacation now!