Water Sports on Costa del Sol
Costa del Sol has a long shoreline with some of the world's best beaches. In the summer you can rent a pedal boat at several of the beaches or you
can participate in more exciting activities like jet skiing, or "tubing". You can whiz around in a high speed boat with plenty of raw horsepower or
you can participate in parasailing if you are not afraid of heights.
You can also rent kayaks, scuba dive, go on dolphin safaris, fishing trips or simply go for a nice boat trip.
Boat excursions and fishing trips on Costa del Sol
Do you want to go fishing or maybe you just want to spend a day at sea? At the port of Fuengirola there is a ticket office that organizes most of the
excursions on the Costa del Sol such as fishing trips, boat trips, speed boat, parasailing, scuba diving and so on. The office is located inside the
Parasailing in Costa del Sol
For the best parasailing experience in Costa del Sol, visit the Pirate Parasailing office in the port of Fuengirola. They are the only A.P.A licenced and approved
parasailing company from Malaga to Marbella. www.parasailingfuengirola.com
Renting a kayak in Costa del Sol
Kayaking is not just a summer activity on Costa del Sol. If there is not too much wind or waves you can kayak all year. The shoreline of Fuengirola
is 7 km long and you get the chance to enjoy the silence and the sun while watching the city from a different angle.
Christophers Kayak is located in La Cala de Mijas. You can rent a kayak for a day or for half a day at reasonable prices. Whatever level you
are on you can always rent a kayak as personal instruction is offered.
They have single Kayaks, double kayaks and even kayaks that are stabilized
and specially designed for disabled people. You can also hire a S.U.P. which is a stand up paddle board.
Wherever you are on the central
Costa del Sol you may rent their kayaks as Christopher offers delivery service between Torremolinos and Marbella.
Tel: 645 294 630. Web: www.costadelsolkayaking.com
Scuba diving in Costa del Sol
There are many great places to go scuba diving in Costa del Sol. In addition to Torreblanca which belongs to Fuengirola, there is also Nerja,
Gibraltar and Tarifa within a day trip distance and all of these locations are very attractive for scuba diving. The Pirate Parasailing Ticket
Office at Fuengirola port arranges scuba diving excursions in Fuengirola and nearby areas. The office is located inside the port area.
Ferry from Fuengirola to Benalmadena
There is a ferry from Fuengirola to Benalmadena. The ferry takes about 50 minutes in one direction and is a great
adventure for a day.
From Fuengirola to Benalmadena every day at 10:30, 12:30, 14:30 and 16:45.
From Benalmadena to Fuengirola every day at 11:30, 13:30, 15:30 and 17:45.
The ticket office is located inside the port area.