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Marbella water sports are abound for families and kids of all ages who love to get into the sea and have fun.  Although the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Marbella is not as warm as the coast of Florida or Hawaii, it is warm enough to enjoy some fantastic fun in the Spring and Summer seasons.  During the Fall and Winter, it can also be great but the faint hearted should be prepared with a wet suit - just in case!

Water Sports in Marbella

This page highlights some of the numerous Marbella water sports available along the Costa del Sol.  You will also find expert guides who are experienced in working with families, including children of all ages.  Many of them operate only during the summer seasons so be sure to contact them if you plan to use their services during other times of the year.

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Marbella Water Sports - Options Available

Dolphins in Marbella

Boat Charters on Marbella and the Costa del Sol offer one of the most exciting and unique ways to experience the beauty of the Mediterranean. Check out our family recommended service providers.

Beach activities in Marbella

Beach Activities where you can drive go-karts, bumper cars, jump on boucy trampolines, ride banana boats while enjoying a pool, restaurant, and more. You can spend a whole action packed day at this beach resort.

Wake Boarding in Marbella

Cable ski is a great way to try a different kind of sport. Located on a beautiful natural lake in Guadalmina Alta in San Pedro de Alcantara just 5 minutes from Puerto Banus.

Canyoning  in Marbella

Canyoning allows you to explore Marbella's canyons using a variety of techniques including, scrambling, climbing, jumping, abseiling, and swimming.  A fun and exciting way to explore nature!

Dolphin excursion in Marbella

Dolphin & Whale watching from Estepona and into Morocco. Dolphin tours can be arranged from Puerto Banus and it is a fantastic way to experience the magic of dolphins frolicking in the Mediterranean.

Fishing in Marbella

Fishing opportunities are abound in Marbella and experienced guides offer great access to local sites that have the perfect characteristics that almost guarantee the presence of fish.

Mountain fishing near Marbella

Fishing in the Mountains is accessible minutes from downtown Marbella! If you enjoy casting a rod and reel and hooking a fish, you and your family can enjoy fishing in the great Marbella mountains.  Great time for the kids as well!

Jet Ski in Marbella

Jet Ski Marbella Watersports is one of Spain's leading resort water sports operators that offers a wide range of activities from fully certified instructors so you can feel the rush and exhilaration of extreme water sports.

Jet Xtreme  in Marbella

Jet Ski Team Xtreme gets you into the sea in your personal, Jet Ski! They can arrange hire of a range of jet skis for a full morning or afternoon. Where better to enjoy this exhilarating activity, than in southern Spain?

Kayaking in Marbella

Kayaking in the sea or on one of Marbella's many lakes or rivers is a great way to get close to nature while getting some great exercise.  Numerous operators exist who can provide all the equipment and training needed. 

Kite surfing in Marbella

Kite Surfing is an exhilarating way to use the power of the wind to supercharge your surf board.  You'll find kite surfing available mostly during the summer around Marbella and year-round in Tarifa.

Saling in Marbella

Sailing is a very popular sport in the Marbella area with numerous providers  offering a variety of boats for hire and a range of aquatic activities that will keep your family entertained at sea.

Marbella Sailing School

Marbella Sailing School offers courses that get you up to speed quickly so you can spend the summer enjoying great sailing on the Mediterranean. Located in the heart of Marbella near the Puerto Deportivo de Marbella.

Extreme Sailling in Marbella

Sailing Team Xtreme will get you put into the right boat to meet your skills and expectations.  Whether you're looking for a boat for a large group or an aggressive racing sloop, Team Xtreme will address all your needs.

Scuba diving in Marbella

Scuba Diving Marbella with calm, clear semi-tropical waters surrounding us, Marbella is the ideal location for residents or holiday makers wanting to discover the Costa's unique underwater environment.

Scuba school in Marbella

Scuba Diving School Happy Divers is a diving center located in Marbella Port. It offers PADI 5* Career Development Centres & National Geographic centres for those on the Costa del Sol in Spain.

Scuba diving school in Marbella

Scuba Diving Team Xtreme is a turnkey operator who will sort out all the details for your scuba adventure in Marbella.  Whether you're an expert or it's your first time out, Team Xtreme has the resources and experience you need.

Surfing in Marbella

Surfing of all types is readily available on the coast.  Although more advanced surfers venture toward Tarifa, Marbella offers some great local places to "Hang Ten" on the Costa del Sol!

Wake boarding in Marbella

Wakeboarding is a surface water sport which involves riding a wakeboard over the surface of a body of water.  You'll find loads of options to wakeboard along the entire coast.

Water skiing in Marbella

Waterskiing occurs mostly during the summer months in Marbella, when the air temperature rises well above 25-degrees, Celsius.  There are numerous providers who offer boats and equipment along the entire Costa del Sol.

Wind surfing in Marbella

Windsurfing is especially popular on the beaches of Tarifa, where you can literally see hundreds of windsurfers catching strong wind gusts across the Atlantic.

Jetboat Marbella is for those looking for an adrenaline rush, fantastic views of Marbella and lots of fun. If you've always wanted to get on a boat and see how Marbella looks from the sea, this is a fun way to do it with the whole family.

Parasailing is a lot less strenuous than kite boarding and you get yourself much higher without the effort. A really fun way for kids and adults to experience the ride of a lifetime. 

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Marbella Boat Parties 
We offer Marbella Boat Parties suitable for all ages. We are one of only two companies that offer boat parties. Our clients love that we are unique …

Looking for open water swimmers 
Hello Everyone I'm looking for open water swimmers to swim with during my visit 09-06-16 / 12-06-16. I would like to do some serious sea swimming with …

Synchronized swimming in Marbella 
Hi there does anyone know where there is a club or a coach for synchronized swimming? Please get in contact with me, Thank you ! vstrapekova@mac.com …

Is there a swim with dolphins experience in Marbella? 
My friends and I are interested in swimming with dolphins on our visit to Marbella this Summer. However something on your website said the experience ended …

Which waterpark is best for small children (4 years and 6 years)? 
Hi, Which of the water parks would be best for children age of 4 years and 6 years? Or are all rides too scary for children at this age?

Do I need a fishing licence?  
Just asking do I need a fishing licence to do any beach casting on the beach or rocks beefbutty@hotmail.co.uk thank you Tony

Marbella Kayaking, Canoeing, Fishing & Safari Trips on Lake Istan (10 minutes from Puerto Banus) 
Looking for a great, outdoor family adventure in Marbella? Call us to coordinate everything for a truly unique experience on the magical lake of Istan, …

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What are the laws regarding fishing in the sea around Marbella? Do I need a license to fish from the shore? When does the laws regarding beach fishing …

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** MENTION MARBELLA FAMILY FUN FOR A SPECIAL OFFER ** Come and enjoy an outdoor expearience with Captain Amer, canyoning near Puerto Banus. A fun event …

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