Marbella Attractions & Theme Parks

marbella attraction parks and theme parks

Discover fun Marbella Attractions & Theme Parks that will please the entire family. Whether you're in Marbella for a holiday or you're based here permanently, chances are you probably have only scratched the surface of what this extraordinary part of Europe has to offer.

Most Popular Marbella Attractions

To some visitors Marbella is simply one of the warmest places in Europe, an interesting geographical destination where you get sunny beaches and striking mountains and never-ending numbers of bars and restaurants. A classic holiday place. But Marbella tourist attractions don't end there. To others, Marbella is the California of Europe, complete with splashy Hollywood-style homes, celebrity culture, complete with some of the world's most famous people who have made it their Summer home, if not their permanent residence. To others still, Marbella is part of the rich Spanish heritage, a place filled with ancient history, on the edge of the world's cradle of civilization, the Mediterranean Sea. And to the increasing numbers of others, Marbella is the hotbed of investment opportunities and contains the seeds of growth of the New Europe.  Scroll down to continue reading or click here to read more

Fun Theme Parks and Clubs

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Fuengirola Adventure Golf is a 19-hole miniature golf course and a great place to test putting skills for all ages.

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Funny Beach is where you can test your driving skills with a go-kart or just hang out on the beach. Funny Beach is located near the heart of Marbella.

Isla Magica Sevilla is a fun amusement park offering over 40 different rides from crazy roller coasters to bumper cars located 2.5 hours from Marbella at Sevilla's original Expo site, in the isla de la Cartuja.

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Teleferico Benalmadena is a 15-minute cable car ride that takes you from Benalmadena Costa to the summit of Mt. Calamorro offering spectacular views of the Costa del Sol.

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Tivoli World is probably the largest amusement park on the Costa del Sol. It is located in Benalmadena, 35 minutes away from Marbella.

Water Parks

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Aqualand Torremolinos is the largest waterpark on the Costa del Sol. It is located 30 minutes from Marbella and offers rides and entertainment for all ages.

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Bahia Aquapark Parque Acuatico Mijas is a fun water park offering 5 major attractions, plus a wave pool, kiddie slides and play area, lake pool, jacuzzi and mini-golf area.

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Costa Water Park is a wonderful world of water fun for the whole family! Experience a variety of water slides, trampolines, jumping cushions, climbing walls and many other challenging attractions, in all different shapes and sizes.

marbella attraction parks and theme parks

Parque Acuatico Mijas is a fun water park offering 5 major attractions, plus a wave pool, kiddie slides and play area, lake pool, jacuzzi and mini-golf area.

Animal Parks

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Crocodile Park is where you will find yourself in front of prehistoric monsters which have miraculously survived 200 million years of evolution.

Dolphin Safari is where you can see, hear and observe dolphins and whales in their natural habitat in Gibraltar.

Donkey Sanctuary Antequera is a refuge for donkeys and mules and free entrance where you can ride and learn about the animals.

Lobo Wolf Park Antequera is a unique wolf park where you may find four of the most interesting wolf sub-species in the world.

Selwo Aventura is a safari park located at the entrance of Estepona, just 15 minutes away from Marbella.

Combat Sports

Laser Combat Laser Combat Malaga is a fun and unique activity in Andalusia that is created to learn the skills and tactics of combat fighting.

Paintball Estepona With 27,000 square meters and three different scenarios, Paintball Estepona offers stress relief, fun and exercise for the whole family.


Sea Life is a marine experience located in Benalmadena with over 500,000 liters of water where you can meet more than 5,000 different creatures.

Selwo Marina is Andalusia's only delfinarium. It is located in Arroyo de la Miel, near Benalmadena.

City Tours

Marbella City Train Tour shows you Marbella's top sites in the city centre in under 30 minutes.

Marbella Horse Carriage is where you can enjoy a horse carriage ride touring the sights of the city with the whole family. Rides start right in the heart of Old Town Marbella.

Segway Malaga Tours offers the absolute coolest way for you and your family to discover an amazing city! Malaga is currently undergoing a cultural renaissance and there is no better way to experience it than on a Segway.

Roman Baths Vega del Mar is where you can see three extraordinary archaeological sites located in San Pedro Alcantara and Marbella that will impress history and archeology buffs.

Fairs in Spain What are ferias in Spain? Every year each city in Spain holds a fair or "feria", which is usually a week long celebration that takes place in city squares or fairgrounds.

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Spain’s first outdoor skydiving simulator opens in the Malaga Province 
On the 1st of May, Spain’s first outdoor skydiving simulator opened in the Malaga province, offering kids and adults the chance to safely enjoy the thrill …

Climbing Wall near San Pedro? 
Does anyone know of a climbing/bouldering wall near San Pedro? Either indoor or outdoor. The San Pedro Sports Centre has one near the Ronda Road but I …

Is Bahia water park fun for a 2 and 5 year old who are not swimmers? 
Is Bahia water park fun for a 2 and 5 year old who are not swimmers?

Which water parks and theme parks in Southern Spain are open over Christmas? 
Hello, do you know if any Water Parks and Theme Parks are open over Christmas in Southern Spain. We want to go from 21st December until 28th December. …

Tourist office in Marbella 
Is there a tourist office in Marbella? Where is it located? Is it helpful?

Dolphin Safari in Gibraltar 
See and hear dolphins, and observe whales in their natural habitat. In Gibraltar there are many resident dolphins and through the years they have come …

Dolphin Experience at Selwo Marina 
Experience dolphins close up for the first time in their own environment with SPLASH, a new attraction for the whole family at Selwo Marina - the only … Not rated yet
LostWorld Marbella is a private, by appointment only adventure park - The only all action attraction for Malaga, Marbella and the Costa Del Sol. Designed …

Aventura Amazonia Marbella Not rated yet
Aventura Amazonia Marbella, is the largest adventure park (ropes course) in Andalusia and the only one right on the coast. Just 500 meters from the …

Crocodile Park Torremolinos Not rated yet
It was a bad experience. The place is not organised. The show is randomly located. The park has nothing worth the price of the tickets.

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Enjoy Marbella Attractions With The Whole Family

Marbella is all of the above and more. There's something for everyone here. Families can enjoy theme parks such as the Fuengirola BioparcCrocodile Park orSelwo Aventura, the Mijas aquaparkSea LifeCable Ski,AqualandKidz Kingdom or Funny Beach. Museums, cinemas, Marbella Jazz Festival and theatres are all cosmopolitan, all multilingual and all highly enjoyable. Adventure seekers and tourists can explore the outlaying areas from the ancient archeological sites near Cadiz to the mind-blowing caves in Nerja; from the awe-inspiring mountains of Sierra Nevada, to the hustle and bustle of the Malaga port. Other Marbella attractions include world-class casinos, some of the best restaurants in Europe, or any the numerous high class marinas such as the famous Puerto Banus. And there's also the charm of places like the old town in the Plaza de los Naranjos in the heart of Marbella, surrounded by historic structures and buildings, or the Plaza de Toros, Marbella's famous Bullring.

So, whether you want to go shopping at La Canada or play golf at any of the numerous world-class golf courses or charter a boat in the Puerto Banus marina or simply enjoy any of the numerous Marbella attractions. You will always find something to do in Costa del Sol in the deep South of Spain. So start your Marbella travel plans and start enjoying the heart of Andalucia. Especially if you and your family start out by looking at of the best Marbella attractions.