Discover some of the secret corners of Malaga
Sea and mountain. Sun and rest. If we think of a city in Andalucía that meets these conditions, Malaga undoubtedly comes to mind. A charming and versatile destination. For this reason, every year this fantastic city is the meeting point for thousands of tourists willing to enjoy the wide range of options it offers. A unique place, where you can lose yourself and spend some unforgettable days. But surely there are still many places in the city to discover or that you have not heard of. For this reason, we have compiled some of the most secret corners of Malaga in this post, so that nothing escapes you on your next visit. Score them well!
Secret corners of Malaga: live a stunning experience
Being a very good option for any time of the year, we recommend you take advantage of spring to enjoy the good weather and the colours of this joyful season.
Let yourself be carried away by our favorite corners of the capital of the Costa del Sol. Remember that your trip begins with Hispatransfers. Enjoy your private transfer from the airport to the city center and let the fun begin!
We could not miss the opportunity to highlight one of the new gates to the city. Pier 1 has become the first place of visit for all those who arrive by sea. A complete leisure area in which to enjoy the wide variety of shops and restaurants or contemplate the well-known skyline of Malaga.
Castillo de Gibralfaro
If you want to get one of the best panoramic views of the center of Malaga, this medieval fortress is your ideal spot. With two lines of walls and eight towers, its walls join the castle with the Alcazaba. We recommend to enjoy the visit of this place, especially with its incredible views at night. A unique print that will make you live an unforgettable moment.
Casa de los Navajas in Torremolinos
We now move to Torremolinos, where the Casa de los Navajas is located. This neo-Mudejar style palace with Mozarabic touches will leave you speechless being a must on your tour map. The house-palace is located near the Bajondillo beach and currently, besides being a place for tourist visits, it is also a space for weddings, exhibitions or concerts.
Baños del Carmen Beach
This emblematic beach has possibly become one of the best to enjoy the sunset on the Costa del Sol. Its name is due to the old spa located in this area, of which there are still remains that can be explored and where to enjoy the breaking of the waves.
Colomares Castle in Benalmádena
This castle stands to narrate the story in stone of Christopher Columbus, being the largest monument that exists in honor of the discoverer. With a mixture of neo-Byzantine, neo-Romanesque, neo-Gothic and neo-Mudejar styles; the building honors both Columbus and the Catholic Monarchs. As a curiosity, we tell you that it houses one of the smallest chapels in the world, with only 1.96 square meters.
Royal Tin Factory in San Miguel
The old tin factory is located in Júzcar. Part of the original factory building, which has been rehabilitated for use as a vineyard and winery, is still preserved today. Labelled as Industrial Heritage of Spain, you can visit its interior and at the same time, delight yourself with the fantastic views and landscapes that surround it.
Frigiliana is considered one of the most beautiful towns in Malaga. It is located within the Sierra de Almijara, Tejeda and Alhama Natural Park. It is a typical Andalusian white village in which its whitewashed houses and winding streets run through the entire area. If you want to enjoy a sunset that you will not forget, go up to the viewpoint and you will experience a sunset with the whole town at your feet.
Hiking through the Sierra de las Nieves
If you like the mountain area, you cannot leave Malaga without visiting the Sierra de las Nieves. This Biosphere Reserve and Natural Park has numerous routes that you can enjoy, even touring one of the highest peaks in the province: La Torrecilla at 1,919 meters high.
If you have marked Malaga as the next destination on your calendar, we suggest to book a private transfer from the airport to the capital. This option will allow you to get from the airport to your hotel, comfortably and hassle-free. You will avoid unnecessary waiting and stops along the way. Also, if you want to make a route to discover these secret corners of Malaga, do not hesitate to move with us in a private transfer. You will live a perfect trip!