Discover Andalucia - Excursions
There are loads of interesting and cultural excursions available in Benalmadena and throughout the Costa del Sol. On this page, you'll find a brief introduction to some of the fantastic organized day excursions which can be booked through our Hotel Leisure Desk. Make sure to enquire at the beginning of your stay as some of these excursions do not leave every day. These fully guided tours are the perfect way to discover Andalucia....and beyond!
Full day trips are available to Gibraltar, with early pick-up from the hotel. Depending on the time of year, you may also be able to go dolphin watching, enjoy cave visits, or take a trip up to the top of the rock to visit the monkey reserve. For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
This is a full day trip, also with an early start. The excursion includes a short visit to Granada town, followed by a visit to the unique and impressive Alhambra Palace, a fantastic Arabic monument, and the expansive Generalife gardens. For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
Another full day trip with early pick-up. An excursion to Seville, the capital of Andalucia, includes entrance and guided visit to the Giralda Cathedral, and a stroll through the fascinating city centre. For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
Full day trip, including a visit to the oldest bullring in Spain, and the famous Arab bridge and gorge which joins the old town of Ronda with the new town, and offers spectacular panoramic views over the Andalucian countryside and down to the steep valley below. For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
Full day visit to another fabulous Andalucian city, also with an early start. In Cordoba you will visit the famous Mezquita, an incredible piece of architecture featuring columns and arcs, a symbol of the city and a declared national monument. For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
Jerez de la Frontera
A fantastic full day tour, where you will visit the famous and spectacular Andalusian horse show of the Royal School of Equestrian Art, followed by a visit to a bodega, where you will taste the exquisite sherries of Jerez, from which the city gets its name! For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
This full day visit will take you to experience a completely different world in just one day. You will take a full guided tour through the streets of the Medina and the Kasbah, visit local arts and crafts workshops, and sample a delicious Couscous lunch. A great opportunity to find a unique gift to take home. For all excursions, please enquire at the Leisure Desk during your stay.
Málaga, the cultural capital of the Costa del Sol and also one of Andalucia's most popular cities. Just 20 minutes away from the hotel, Malaga offers plenty to do, including an open-top bus trip which tours all the cultural delights the city has to offer, including the famous Picasso Museum. If on the other hand you're just looking for the perfect retreat for a Spanish coffee or a few tapas, Malaga has more than it's fair share of cosmopolitan bars and cafes.