Fun water activities for an amazing Marbella summer
If you are in your element in the water, then the Costa del Sol could become your lifelong favorite holiday spot. Marbella Unique Properties is happy to guide you through all the exiting holiday water-related activities you can enjoy in Marbella and its surrounding.
What a better way to cool off and enjoy quality family time than visiting a water park. From toddler-friendly pools and slides, fast and furious rides such as boomerang and kamikaze for the thrill-hungry grown-ups to massage centers, cafés and restaurants for parents to chill-out; there is something for everyone. Aqualand in Torremolinos, the biggest water park on the Costa del Sol offers 19 slides with a 22 meter high Kamikaze ride among them. A bit more family orientated Parque Acuatico Mijas in Fuengirola has an equally good choice of rides.
The Costa del Sol offers and extraordinary variety of beach clubs from the world famous brands such as Nikki Beach Club located in Marbella East, or Ocean Club in Puerto Banús, to the small unique places known to a few, such as the bohemian Sonora Beach on the New Golden Mile. Sumptuous swimming pools, magnificent panoramic views, VIP beds, stylish chairs and hammocks, amazing culinary and cocktails options, exclusive parties, international DJ’s and lots more. All boasting amazing facilities and ambience that will make you to enjoy an unforgettable beach club day out.
COSTA WATER PARKS
These unusual floating water parks are spread all over the Costa del Sol and are the perfect choice for spending a few great hours. Inflatable slides, swings, narrow paths and even trampolines are guaranteed fun for children, but adults are also welcome! The entrance is priced per hour in addition to a full day entrance fee. The parks can be found in Benalmádena, Fuengirola, Elviria, Puerto Banus, Marbella and San Pedro de Alcántara and are opened from June till September.
PLAY WITH SEA ANIMALS (SELWO MARINA)
The only dolphinarium in Andalucía and an innovative animal park concept is Selwo Marina located in Benalmadena and offers its visitors an exciting opportunity to interact with the most loved sea animals. Participate in the unique program “Encounter with dolphins”; get in the pool and learn about the communication skills and the physical particularities of these intelligent animals within a small group with private instructor. You can also participate in a feeding session of the charismatic penguins or swim in the crystal-clear salt water with the sea lions.
ALL KINDS OF WATER RIDES
What beach summer holiday would it be without a proper sea ride? The Costa del Sol offers the most tremendous variety of water vehicles for all tastes including catamarans, traditional sailboats, speedboats, fast ribs, luxury yachts, fishing boats, kayaks etc… Not forgetting the fun banana or ring rides. What would be your best type of ride?
DOLPHIN AND WHALE WATCHING IN GIBRALTAR
A boat trip towards Gibraltar to observe wild dolphins and whales in their natural habitat is a beautiful experience that creates unforgettable holiday memories. Several companies such as dolphinsafari or whalewatchtarifa specialize in the boat trips towards the Straits of Gibraltar where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Mediterranean Sea. This unique location is part of the migration route for multiple whale species and is the natural habitat for 3 different types of dolphins.
AQUARIUM SEA LIFE BENALMADENA
A visit to Sea life aquarium in Benalmádena will assure an emotional experience especially when accompanied by your youngest household members. Are you ready “to travel” through the magical underwater world? Colorful Nemo like fish, fascinating seahorses, incredible jellyfish, huge crabs, scary piranhas, adorable otters and lots more. From the underwater tunnel you can admire fearsome sharks and giant sea turtles. It is also possible to participate in feedings or even dive in the aquarium for a more in-depth experience.
RENTING A PRIVATE YACHT
The bustling marina of Puerto Banús is a yachting hotspot par excellence hosting some of the most amazing super yachts, including 65-metre Lady Haya or 82-metre Safarsa. Admiring impressive yachts is fun, but why limits yourself to only looking? There are several companies offering private yacht rentals for all kinds of occasions such as bachelor or birthday parties, anniversaries, sport fishing trips or just a pleasant ride to enjoy the magical views of Marbellas coastline.
Where could be better to enjoy water sports than the year round sunny Costa del Sol with amazing water sport facilities, a variety of specialized schools and courses? Water skiing, exciting jet ski, scuba diving in Nerja, Mijas and Estepona; sailing; kitesurfing in Rio Real Beach, surfing in Cabopino Beach, cable ski and board waterskiing on the lake in Guadalmina Alta, parasailing, adrenaline fly boarding, relaxing kayaking, paddle surfing and hydro-pedals. Are there any water sports we have forgot to mention?
As you can see the Costa del Sol boasts the most incredible variety for enjoying an absolutely extraordinary summer holiday. Marbella Unique Properties is here to help you find the perfect accommodation to complete your Marbella experience.