Costa del Sol is very well known as a great destination for cyclists looking for a unique cultural experience. Today, we will introduce one of the prettiest coastal towns located in the Málaga province of southern Spain, known for its stunning beaches and beautiful natural scenery. Fuengirola has something to offer for everyone, all from enjoying a day at the beach, shopping and dining to outdoor activities such as cycling.
Fuengirola has been attractive to the tourists for a long time, mostly for the beautiful beaches such as Playa del Castillo, de Santa Amalia, de los Boliches, de Las Gaviotas, de Torreblanca or Carvajal. The seven-kilometre stretch of sandy beach lined with restaurants and bars offers the possibility for visitors to enjoy some food and drinks while they relax. Cycling in Fuengirola is a great way to explore a city and it’s a popular mode of transportation for many locals and visitors alike. There are several bike routes that go through the area which is relatively flat, including a coastal route through Los Boliches that takes you along the beach and Paseo Marítimo.
For all of you who are interested in exploring the local culture and historical sites, there are a lot of places to visit. The most recognizable one is a Sohail castle which offers a beautiful view of the Mediterranean Sea and the city of Fuengirola. Many cultural events took a place there, such as concerts and theatre. On the other hand, for all animal lover there is a zoological park- BIOPARC Fuengirola, which was one of the first zoo in Europe to use the concept of “zoo-immersion”, respecting the animals and their natural habitat. Furthermore, if you are interested in doing some shopping, the Miramar shopping centre is the right choice for you.
Last but not least, cycling can help to improve cardiovascular health, reduce stress and improve mental health. It is a great way to stay fit and healthy and is suitable for people of all ages and abilities. Take in towns sights and sounds as riding and enjoy an excellent form of exercise.