Fuengirola tourist attractions
Founded by the Phoenicians and inhabited by the Romans who left some archaeological remains such the roman baths, the Villa del Secretario, the salting fish factories or a statue of the Goddess Venus. From Suel by the Romans to Sohail after the Arabian conquest who built the Sohail Castle as defense against the Visigoths pirates.
There are many interesting places to visit in Fuengirola; you can go for shopping or visiting any of the many tourist attractions or theme parks for having some fun.
There are some tourist places you can visit in Fuengirola
Arabian fortress built over an ancient roman fortress in the year 956 where actually they organize markets and events during the summer.
Castillo Sohail, Fuengirola
Map and reviews: https://goo.gl/maps/kduEXoCdLfm
Finca del Secretario
Roman archaeological place built between the first and fifth centuries with two differentiated areas, the salting factory and the thermal bath.
Los Pacos, it's divided by the N-340 road
Torreblanca Thermal Baths
Roman Thermal Baths found by the end of the 20th century, probably they were part of a villa lost in time. It was also used as salting fish factory and production of purple colour.
Torreblanca del Sol, Fuengirola
Theme parks and other attractions
It was known as Fuengirola Zoo until 2010 when it changed its name to Bioparc focused on tropical species specially from Asia, Africa and Indo-Pacific islands.
The park is divided into themed areas from the different areas of the world and is open every day of the year.
Special activities are organized during the year: Check the Bioparc Fuengirola for more information.
From 10am to 6pm in low season.
From 10am to 11pm in July and August.
On 24 and 31 December closing at 4 pm
19,50 for adults and 13,50 for children
Avda. Camilo José Cela 6-8, 29640- Fuengirola
Telephone: 952 383 140
Map and reviews: https://goo.gl/maps/6w1KF6994ER2
Ideal place where having a quiet walk and also with activities for all kinds of visitors, there is a new zipline (tirolina).
Next to Sohail Castle