Destinations in Marbella - Estepona
Estepona is one of the most representative and highly valued municipalities on the Costa del Sol due to its climate, exceptional location, the beauty of its beaches and the welcoming, friendly character of its population, always ready to welcome a visitor from any part of the world.
Estepona has some 23 kilometres of beaches and around 65.000 inhabitants. It is a cosmopolitan town, where many residents who have chosen it as their home have arrived from different places in Spain or Europe.
The scenery and natural beauty of the area around Estepona is formed by its endless beaches, its valleys and the nearby Sierra Bermeja and the imposing majesty of the Los Reales peak, that reaches almost 1,500 metres in altitude, close to the coast and the incomparable Straits of Gibraltar, a crossing point for civilisations and ecosystems.
The autumn and winter in Estepona are characterised by mild temperatures, with the spring and summer never getting too hot. This means that the beaches of Estepona are a popular holiday destination almost all year round. Any time of year is a good time to visit Estepona and enjoy its beaches and natural surroundings. It is also worth making a space in your agenda to experience the rich historic heritage of Estepona, the old town still preserving the legacy from the passing of the centuries and the various people that arrived here from overseas. Don't forget to spend a few hours admiring the old town, the la Villa area, the San Luis castle, the church of Nuestra Señora de los Remedios, the towers of Arroyo Vaquero, Saladavieja, Padrón or Paredón, Velerín, Guadalmansa or Desmochada, Saladillo, Casasola or Baños, the archaeological site at Dólmenes de Corominas, the lighthouse at Punta Doncella, the ruins of the El Nicio castle or the Roman villa of Las Torres.
Finally, don't forget to keep a day free to visit the Selwo Adventure Theme Park, a fantastic place where over 200 species representing the biodiversity of many corners of the world live alongside each other, in specially created ecosystems.
Estepona definitely fulfils all the requirements to become your greatest holiday destination, for families, children, teens and lovers of fun, relaxation, history, and nature.