Things to do


Fuengirola Things to do

Fuengirola has been on a tourist destination for many years, with many families returning to the area. The town has grown and developed to offer something to keep everyone happy. Apart from day-trips to Mijas or Marbella, there are many golf courses and even horse racing available nearby. There are many excellent bars and restaurants available, great shopping and an active nightlife too. Here are some of the activities that are available in Fuengirola:


Local Heritage

Castle of Sohail Located on the western side of Fuengirola and overlooking the town and beach is the Sohail castle. Originally built in 956 by Abd-ar-Rahman III ( Emir and Caliph of Córdoba) to strengthen the coastal defenses. The castle is used nowadays for festivals and events. During renovations, Roman ruins were found dating back from 300 BC. These Roman ruins are now on public display.

La Plaza de los Chinorros La Plaza de los Chinorros, Fuengirola. Beautiful old plaza with many bars and places to sit and relax.
Finca Del Secretario Avenida de Jesus Santos Rein, Fuengirola. View some well-preserved Roman ruins.

Boat Trips

Alborán Explorer Puerto Deportivo, Fuengirola. Telephone: 635 87 95 98
Take a boat trip out into the bay of Fuengirola and search for the Dolphins.

Costasol Cruceros Paseo Marítimo, 35. Puerto Deportivo. Telephone: 951 31 19 56
Boat trips, dolphin watching trips, ferry service between Fuengirola and Benalmadina.

Dolphin Watersports Puerto Deportivo, Local 49, Fuengirola. Telephone: 951 31 19 56
Parasailing, fishing trips, dolphin watching, scuba diving.

Kids Activities

Adventure Golf Parque Fluvial Sohail. Telephone: 951 26 00 67

Bioparc Fuengirola Avda. Camilo José Cela, 6 – 8. Telephone: 952 66 63 01
Large zoo showing 3 habitats (Madagascar, Ecuatorial Africa, Southeast Asia) and night visits.

Chicopark Fuengirola C/Feria de Abril, 2. Telephone: 600 62 76 44
Indoor kids play area. Can be rented for birthday parties too.

Tiovivo (Carousel), C/ Doctor Gálvez Ginachero, Plaza López Yebra


Cinesur Miramar C/ Virgen del Rosario. Centro Comercial Parque Miramar. Telephone: 902 22 16 22
12 screen cinema showing movies in original language.

Multicines Alfil Avda. Camilo José Cela. Telephone: 952 59 35 87
8 screen cinema


Rafting Salta Ríos C/ Miguel Ángel. Tel: 958 56 60 66
River rafting, paddelsurf, bungee jumping, rock climbing.

Smile High Parascending Fuengirola, Address: Paseo Marítimo, 35. Puerto Deportivo, local 62. Telephone: 952 58 18 61

Abysub Fuengirola Port, Local 52, Fuengirola. Telephone: 952 58 17 68. Diving school at the port of Fuengirola.

One2One Scuba Diving Centre Paseo Maritimo Rey de Espana, no 124, Edf. Promosol, Local H, Torreblanca, Fuengirola. Telephone: 649 01 33 74. Bubblemaker, PADI Seal Team, Discover Scuba, Padi Scuba Diver, Padi Open Water, Padi Adventure Diver, Advanced Open Water, Padi Rescue Diver, Padi Divemaster, Padi Specialities, Nitrox Diver Courses.

Deans Charter Fishing Fuengirola Port, Pier 1, Berth 1 Fuengirola Port, Fuengirola. Telephone: 676 63 11 16
Wreck fishing trips in Malaga, Reef Fishing, Offshore game fishing, Dolphin & Whale watching, Shark fishing

Sierra Cycling Day Tours Pueblo Castillo 13, 29640 Fuengirola. Telephone: 952 47 17 20
Biking holidays and tours

Christopher’s Kayak Rental 52 Paseo Maritimo, Fuengirola. Telephone: 645 29 46 30

Pirate Parasailing Puerto De Fuengirola | Local 49, 29640 Fuengirola. Telephone: 951 311 956


Beatriz Spa Carretera Nacional 340, Km 207. Hotel Beatriz. Telephone: 952 92 20 00

Florida Spa C/ Doctor Gálvez Ginachero. Telephone: 952 92 27 00

La Reserva del Higuerón-Sport Club y Nagomy Spa Avda. del Higuerón, 48 Autopista Costa del Sol Salida 217. Telephone: 952 66 11 74

City Tour

Fuengirola City Tour Paseo marítimo, 32 (Kiosk in front of Hotel el Puerto).Telephone: 952 23 23 00
Bus tour of the town.


Salón Varietés Theatre C/ Emanicipación, s/n. Tel: 952 47 45 42
Local theatre company, productions in English.

Pool & Billiards

Club de Billar Fuengirola Paseo Jesús Santos Rein, 11. Edificio Vega. Telephone: 952 47 96 76
Pool & Billiards club with different size tables for pool and snooker. Table tennis, darts and foosball tables.