The Beaches, a Fuengirola Attraction
Any tourist who visits Fuengirola is usually attracted by the sun and beaches. And what beaches! The city boasts some of the best coastal areas in Spain as well as the Bandera Azul (Blue Flag) award for its coastline.
Fuengirola beaches are characterized by their fine sand , and they have everything needed for the enjoyment of both the young and old. Playa Fuengirola, del Castillo, Carvajal y Los Boliches-Las Gaviotas are fully equipped even in the winter, and have the best services such as showers, spaces for hammocks, playgrounds, first aid stations and more .
The numerous beach bars that are present along the kilometers of beach in the area allow you to taste the delicious traditional Costa del Sol fried fish, much to the delight of both tourists and locals.
For those who prefer something more to enjoy the food and the sun, the coast of Fuengirola allows for fun water activities such as whale watching boat trips. The various companies located in the Port of Fuengirola have a modern fleet to carry out these services. In addition, you can also choose to explore the reef in a diving session or traditional pedal boats to peacefully enjoy the sea and sun.
And what better late afternoon activity than a nice walk throughout the fully-remodeled, shop-filled Paseo Marítimo of Fuengirola? If you walk up an appetite, head over to the gastromercado La Galería and have a cold beer while trying any one of the excellent dishes from one of its stalls. And the next day…sun, sea, sand, gastronomy, repeat!