Malaga is a city full of surprises to discover. Besides beaches and cultural life, the province has many other places that will make your visit an unforgettable experience. We propose a short break near Malaga to enjoy a day of tourism and adventure without getting too far from the city center.
Dolmens. They are located in Antequera, about 45 minutes drive from Malaga. The Archaeological complex is formed by the Dolmens of Menga, Viera and El Romeral. It is considered one of the best and most famous exponents of megalithicism in Europe. It has also been designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Take a walk through history and let yourself be carried away by the magic that surrounds this natural monument.
“Torcal”. Also in Antequera you can find and is one of the most impressive examples of karst landscape in Europe. A real labyrinth created by the effect of erosion. There are two routes to cross it. The first one is recommended for first time visitors, it is a mile and a half sender that can be done in less than an hour. The other one is an extension of the first one, is longer but is well marked and circular, so it is not difficult to do it. A getaway where you can enjoy the wonders of nature in a spectacular environment.
“Caminito del Rey”. Located between the villages of Álora, Antequera and Ardales. It is a pedestrian walkway of more than 3 kilometers located 100 meters above the Gaitanes Gorge in El Chorro. Some sections have a width of only one meter and hang up to 105 meters above the river. The perfect option for the most adventurous that will allow you to enjoy an unforgettable experience in the mountain range of Málaga.
The Smurf Town. Have you ever seen a totally blue village? If not you can find it in Júzcar, a small town of only 230 habitants. This village is located about 122 kilometers from Malaga. Due to the promotion and presentation of the film The Smurfs 3D, this village was painted blue and decorated for that moment.
It is the perfect plan to do with children. You have a lots of activities for them, such as face painting, workshops to make crafts related to the smurfs and even a show of the smurfs. Organize a different excursion that your children will enjoy.
Ronda. Located one hour and a half way from Malaga. Ronda is a nice town to go and enjoy a getaway with family or friends. If you visit it you can not miss the breathtaking views from the Tagus. A large gorge divides the city into two parts. The Parador is located next to the bridge and is a privileged place to enjoy the views.
Around Málaga you can find many special places. If you come on vacation, take the opportunity to escape and explore the most emblematic places of the province. And if you choose us for your stay you can return to rest and relax in one of our fantastic apartments. You will feel right at home but with hotel services. Book your boutique apartment in Malaga and enjoy the vacation you deserve.