If you are looking for awesome family attractions within easy reach of Marbella, you will be spoilt for choice when you arrive on the Costa del Sol.
A wide choice of awesome family attractions can be found in San Pedro, Marbella, Estepona, Fuengirola, Torremolinos and Benalmadena, within a 40 minute drive of Marbella and Puerto Banus.
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Some of the most awesome family attractions within easy reach of Marbella and San Pedro include:
Take a trip to Fuengirola Adventure Golf, situated between the Myramar Centre and Dunne's Stores, just off the N-340. A great place for all the family, with café bar and 18 holes of mini adventure golf. Course fees are €8.50 per adult, €6.00 per child under 16 and €24 for a family ticket (2 adults and 2 children).
Amazonia Aventura in Elviria is just 5 km east of Marbella and boasts over 70 attractions including jumps, rope bridges, zip lines and ladders straddling the high trees. Great fun for adults and kids, and full safety briefings are given by experts before the fun starts.
Two of the Costa del Sol´s most exciting Aqua Parks are situated at Mijas-Costa (close to Fuengirola McDonald´s just off the A7 motorway), and at Torremolinos, the bigger of the two parks. Aqualand Torremolinos and Parque Acuatico Mijas offer adrenalin rush rides to compete with the best in Europe, including steep mega slides, and water rides of every description. Usually open from April to September, the parks also offer plenty of sunbathing areas for the adults and smaller rides and attractions for small children.
If you enjoy getting up close and personal with wolves, take a trip to the Lobo (Wolf) Park in Antequera, where you can come face to face with these fascinating creatures in a safe environment. You can also learn more about the lives and habitats of these wild creatures in a rugged and natural environment.
If you enjoy watching wildlife in a natural setting, Selwo Aventura in Estepona is one of the best parks of its kind in Europe. The park and is home to over 2,000 species of animals and birds. Visitors can see the owls and birds, followed by a stroll through the impressive aviary as eagles swoop overhead. Once you reach the top of the park, safari-style trucks will transport you the rest of the way where you can view the bigger animals, including lions, bears and giraffes.
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The Butterfly Park in Benalmadena (´Mariposario´) is home to some of the most beautiful species of butterflies in the world. The park is situated close to the Buddhist Stupa near the Old Town, and visitors should exit the A7 at the first exit for Benalmadena Pueblo, from direction Marbella, then turn left and follow signs.
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