Whether you’re planning a vacation with your kids, sweetheart or friends, Estepona has what it takes to give you all the authentic bits of the Andalusian Spanish experience.
Located on the Andalusian Costa Del Sol at just an hour from Malaga Airport and twenty minutes from Marbella, Estepona, once a quiet fishing village, has become the attraction of tourists since the 80s. Nevertheless, it managed to preserve a pleasant and relaxing town atmosphere.
Estepona is paradise on earth! Winter or summer, the sun is shining 300 days per year and the average annual temperature is 18.7º.
On the northern side of Estepona, you can admire the marvellous sunset view of the Sierra Bermeja Mountains that reach 1,449m at their highest point.
When you need a break in the sun, you can just relax anywhere on the 22 km coastline low level sandy beaches; or play some golf in any of Estepona’s 12 golf courses.
Estepona has 66000 inhabitants, who derive their income mostly from tourism, but also from fishing and cultivating lemons, avocado and other fruits.
You can try fishing in Estepona’s fishing port which is the second most important in the region after Malaga’s. Who knows, you might be lucky fishing some sardines, Anchovies, bonito, red mullets, or angle fish among others!
If you’re a cultural type person, you’ll be captivated by Estepona’s history, monuments, watchtowers, archeological excavations and 4 museums, one of which has 36,000 fossils.
When you need a quiet resting place, you can go to the exquisite Plaza de las Flores that is surrounded by quaint bars and orange trees.
Are you rather a nightlife lover than a cultural type person? Then after midnight, you can start swinging on the dance floors down in the Marina and along the Calle Caridad.
In short, no matter what type of vacation you’re seeking, you’ll find it all in Estepona! Not only you’ll be captivated by its authentic Andalusian atmosphere, history, monuments, restaurants, etc. but with the diverse activities you can enjoy there. You’re certain to have one of your most unforgettable travel experiences!