A bounty of Benalmadena activities

Benalmadena, situated in Spain on the Costa del Sol, is a great location for a summer holiday because it boasts so many different landmarks and attractions. Whether you enjoy history, modern day architecture, or even being active throughout your holiday, Benalmadena is a vacation to suit anyone.


When booking with the efficient and affordable Co-op Travel, it might be difficult to choose which activities to take part in and spend your holiday browsing. This guide will help you to learn about some of the top attractions which might be suitable for you.

Benalmadena Costa

One of the most attractive beaches in Spain, the Benalmadena Costa is perfect for making the most of the sunshine in comfort. The vast stretches of white sand and beautiful scenery give it extra exotic appeal.

This beach is not only for relaxing, however, as there are many opportunities to take part in the watersports, which are available for all ages. This is beach is particularly popular with tourists who enjoy aquatic activities, as they are certainly great opportunities to have some brilliant fun.

Castillo de Colomares

For delving into the architecture of Benalmadena, a trip to the Castillo de Colomares is a must. Its beautiful design and garden have amazed tourists for years. The beauty is matched by the wonderful views from the top of the castle, with the mountain, sea, and local buildings.

Benalmadena Pueblo

Again for the history buffs, as well as just the curious tourists, Benalmadena Pueblo, or the old town as it is more well-known as, is well worth a visit. It is the perfect spot to experience the Benalmadena way of life, as well as make some of your own memories to take back to the UK with you.

Benalmadena Butterfly Park

Known to Europeans as the butterfly house, Benalmadena Butterfly Park is the perfect attraction. Around 1,500 butterflies fly freely throughout the 2,000 square metre park, so it really gives off that exotic feel. People of all ages will love this attraction, especially the kids, and as it is located next door to the Buddhist temple, there is even more to feast your eyes upon. Co-op Travel provides deals for all the family, so the holiday is certainly affordable.

Benalmadena offers a mixture of attractions, both relaxing and entertaining. This is why it such a desirable destination for tourists, and it provides beautiful beaches to enjoy throughout the holiday too.