Are you looking for a sunny holiday destination? The Costa del Sol in Spain is the place for you. Located on the southern coast of Spain, this region is known for its golden beaches, beautiful towns and villages. It is also loved for its many tourist attractions. Today, MyZen TV takes you on a tour of 5 places you need to visit on the Costa del Sol!

Malaga: the capital of the Costa del Sol

View of Malaga from the Alcazaba
View of Malaga from the Alcazaba

Malaga, the capital of the region, is of course a must on the Costa del Sol. Culture and history live side by side in harmony. You can visit many museums such as the Picasso Museum or the Museo de Málaga. Other attractions include the Alcazaba, Gibralfaro Castle and the Roman Theatre of Malaga.

If you like to stroll through the streets, you can also take a stroll through the trendy districts. Our heart is set on Soho! Don’t miss Larios Street for shopping and the famous Malaga Cathedral.

The white village of Mijas

Mijas - Andalusia: a must-see place on the Costa del Sol!
Mijas – Costa del Sol

A typical Andalusian village, Mijas is surrounded by a typical mountain landscape. A place that will delight you with its whitewashed streets. In the surroundings of Mijas, there are also archaeological sites that are worth seeing. The village is also the scene of traditional festivals and férias. You can also enjoy delicious Andalusian tapas.

The pretty village of Nerja

5 places you need to visit on the Costa del Sol: Nerja
Nerja – Costa del Sol

A coastal town with a beautiful coastline of beaches, bays and cliffs. Nerja is known for its sublime viewpoint over the sea, the “Balcón de Europa”. The town also boasts fine examples of traditional architecture.

The caminito del Rey

Caminito del Rey in the Costa del Sol
Caminito del Rey – Costa del Sol

The route is almost eight kilometres long. It has been fully developed with walkways over 100 metres high. The view is unforgettable, with the canyons, the valley and Los Gaitanes, a gorge up to 700 metres deep, at its centre. This area is also home to a large number of plant and animal species. To walk the Caminito, it is necessary to buy tickets, which can be booked on the official website.

The incredible village of Ronda

Ronda - Costa del Sol
Ronda – Costa del Sol

If you are looking for a city full of history and charm, Ronda in Andalusia is the place for you. Located about 100 km from Malaga, Ronda is one of the oldest cities in Spain. It is known for its spectacular scenery, historic buildings and Andalusian culture. Ronda is a city full of attractions for visitors. One of the most famous sites is the Puente Nuevo. This is a spectacular stone bridge that spans a deep gorge and offers a breathtaking view of the city.

You now know 5 places you need to visit on the Costa del Sol in Spain!

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