In the Costa del Sol, malaga,
you are able to practice all kind of sport activities. In
fact many people travel to Spain to combine vacation and
practising their favourites sports, you will be able to
get the most out of your chosen activity. The mayority of
the hotels here offers a superb range of sporting facilities
Golf is the most popular sport activity. You can find on
the Costa del Sol some of the best golf courses in Europe,
the warm weather in the malaga makes it possible to play
nearly all year around.
Malaga is surrounding by mountains so thats why it make
it a perfect place for rock climbing, trekking or mountain
biking. The nearest of Sierra Nevada make the perfect combination
for skiing in the winter morning and enjoy a beach sun bathing
in the afternoon, where else can you do that?
If you are interested in soccer you can find club Malaga
C.F (Estadio La Roseleda) who is competing against some
of the best soccer clubs in the world such as Real Madrid
and Barcelona. Find also internetional basket in malaga,
the local basket "club Unicaja de Malaga" is competing
in the euro league with the best basket clubs in Europe.
And if you are more interested in water sports the sea is
always within a short reach. You can practise water-ski,
jet-ski, diving and two hours away from Malaga you kind
find perfect place for surf and windsurf, Tarifa.
Also traditional sport activities such as tennis and squash
it is also easy to find.
Some examples of different sport activities that you can
* Golf courses:
The Costa del Sol is one of the best locations in the world
in which to play golf. More than forty clubs are concentrated
in the Costa del sol, Some golf courses:
Ctra. Mijas-Alhaurin, 426.
Phone 95 259 5970
Club de golf Valderrama
Phone 95 679 12 00
Phone 95 211 30 81
La Quinta Golf & Country Club
Urb.La Quinta Golf s/n. Marbella.
Phone 95 276 23 90
Los Naranjos Golf Club
Nueva Andalucia Marbella.
Phone 95 281 14 28
Miraflores Golf Academy
Crta.N-340 - Mijas Costa.
Phone 95 293 19 90
More Golf Courses
The majority of hotel complexes are equipped with their
own tennis courts and some even have their own exclusive
clubs. In Marbella there is a famous tennis club with appointments
from the ATP and in Málaga they have a professional
tennis centre renowned for its excellent facilities.
* Aerobics, Step Aerobics and Gymjazz:
Available in almost all sports centres and gyms
Hundreds of swimming pools are all over the Costa del Sol.
The beaches in the south of the Costa del Sol have the best
winds due to their proximity to the Straits of Gibraltar,
but in malaga the winds are mild and the water is usually
calm with almost no waves. However, you can get to Tarifa
very easily from the Costa del Sol it is considered to be
a world class location for windsurfing with extremely strong
Wind Surf Tarifa
There is a large number of sailing schools and centres in
the Costa del Sol. The coast is perfect for relaxed sailing,
however its not difficult to find windier areas if desired.
Sail sport federation of Andalucia
Phone 95 446 02 02
* Horse riding
some pitches may be open to the public during certain times.
* Beach volleyball:
Many beaches along the cost have a designated area for beach
volleyball which can be used almost all year round.
* Trial biking and Motocross
not a very popular sport in Spain there are only two places
where you can play, one is in Fuengirola, bowling palmeras,
and the other in Torremolinos
* Water Sports
Water Ski Marbella
Las Medranas, s/n. 29670 San Pedro de Alcantara.
Phone 952 78 55 79
Trecunei (Water sport, jet-ski, paragliding, etc.)
Urb. Andalucia del Mar. Playa Rodeo. 29690 Nueva Andalucia
Phone 638 05 73 89
The valley of Abdalajís is one of the best locations
in Europe for paragliding and has a reputable school in
which to learn.
* Trekking and Mountain biking
-Rock Climbing, Trekking, Mountain Biking;
Los Molinos del Tajo, S.L.
Apdo. Correos 357 29400 Ronda
Phone 952 19 09 14
This is a sport that many companies have decided to offer
because of the extraordinary possibilities for these kinds
of activities in the region.
Sierra Nevada Granada
There are many different caves throughout the region, the
best cave is Hundidero Gato with over four kilometres of
spectacular galleries and subterranean rivers.
* Climbing and Abseiling:
Some clubs and shops are all along the coast that offer
equipment for hire, run training courses and organise dive
Fuengirola Diving Centre
Puerto Deportivo. Loc.65. 29640 Fuengirola.
Phone 952 58 83 12
Diving Center Nerja
C/ Cruz, 29 29780 Nerja
Phone 95 252 50 39
Available from professional parachuting clubs and organisations.
* Adventure Sport
Plaza de Andalucia, 1 29610 Ojen
Tel. +34 952-88-15-19
Real Aeroclub de Málaga
Barriada El Trapiche Buzón 20
Phone 95 250 73 77
Turarche, rent of motorbikes and cars for race and fun
Roger de Flor, 1. Málaga 29006
Phone: 95 231 80 69
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