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Malaga: Pubs and Clubs Crawl

1. Malaga: Pubs and Clubs Crawl

Join your fun and knowledgeable party guide for a night out in Malaga. Take a circular route around the city center, stopping in at the best bars and clubs in town.  Join the pub/club crawl multiple times to take advantage of a changing itinerary. There's always a new spot to discover and many more people from all over the world to meet.  Make a total of four stops, starting with a mixture of relaxed, loud, classy, and grimy bars before ending with VIP skip-the-line entry to a fantastic nightclub. Enjoy a free drink at each stop and party your night away.

Mijas, Marbella & Puerto Banús From Málaga

2. Mijas, Marbella & Puerto Banús From Málaga

You will start the trip to reach the typical village of Mijas. This town, located in the center of the Sierra de Mijas, is dominated by the ruins of an Arab palace. The town, typically Andalusian, is formed by narrow streets with white houses characterized by elegant wrought iron grilles. Later you will have free time to admire the great panorama of the coasts, the mountains and take a walk to discover this curious city. After the free time in Mijas you will resume the trip to Marbella, on arrival you will take a small panoramic overview of the city by bus and later a walk through the city, after the walk you can enjoy free time in the city. You will leave Marbella behind to continue towards Puerto Banús, a key point on the Costa del Sol for celebrities and the wealthy, enjoy free time to see its marina, its promenade or have a drink in one of its many establishments.

Malaga: 3-Hour Food Walking Tour

3. Malaga: 3-Hour Food Walking Tour

If you dream of exploring Spain with all 5 senses, then this is the tour for you! Taste the best of Malaga and Spain, and learn from a local what makes Spanish food culture unique and special. This tour combines a lovely walking tour with an emphasis on food! This 3-hour tour is ideal for a shore excursions or city break. Solo travelers, children, vegetarians, families, couples, and friends are all welcome, with no minimum group size required. You will explore a traditional market and taste local specialties at some of Malaga’s most traditional places. Enjoy all kind of tastings and an unforgettable experience of authentic and tasty Spain! Your discovery of Spain’s food starts in Calle Larios, one of Malaga’s liveliest streets. This beautiful street with stunning 19th century architecture is the place to see and be seen. One of the most vibrant streets in Malaga, it is the 5th most expensive street in Spain. After a nice walk you will reach the first stop with chocolate and churros (traditional pastry that you have to dip in very rich chocolate). From here you will visit a local market, enjoy some food tastings, and walk through the historical areas to see the Moorish Citadel, the Renaissance Cathedral, the Roman Amphitheater, Picasso’s sights, and much more. Enjoy a tasting of Iberian ham and Manchego cheese along with some fresh seasonal fruit. End the tour on a sweet note with a typical local ice cream made of turrón (roasted almonds, cinnamon and honey).

Malaga: Market and Winery Tour with Tapas

4. Malaga: Market and Winery Tour with Tapas

Get to know the most unusual and traditional places in the historic center of Malaga with this foodie group tour. Enjoy its inhabitants and the culture of tapas, while savoring an excellent selection of typical dishes from the area at the Central Market of Atarazanas. Walk through this vibrant market and let your expert guide enhance your tasting experience by decoding all the dishes for you. Enjoy a unique atmosphere while savoring some of the most delicious and interesting dishes in Malaga. Taste some delicious local wines in a tavern of the oldest winery in Malaga that was founded in 1840. Find out ow to distinguish what is a good Serrano and Iberian ham. Learn more about local recipes. Share your passion for food with your local guide as they share their first-hand experience with local flavors and culture with you. Feel confident, as all guides are qualified as tourist guides by the Junta de Andalucía.

Alcazaba and Nasrid Palace in Malaga

5. Alcazaba and Nasrid Palace in Malaga

Learn about the history of Islamic Malaga on this 1-hour guided tour of the Alcazaba and Nasrid Palace with skip the line ticket. A specialist and historian guide will lead you around the vast complex, dating back more than 1000 years. Marvel at a magnificent mix of Islamic art and culture. Once the tour is confirmed, you have to send your meeting time, and then you will start our visit from the entrance area, which is close to the Plaza de Aduana and the Roman theatre in Calle Alcabazilla. You will pass through the Puerta de la Bóveda (Gate of the Vault), a typical Moorish puerta en recodo (a defensive castle entrance designed to delay the arrival of attackers - after entering through an arch, they come up against a blank wall, and have to make a sharp turn to gain access to the next part of the fortress). A little higher up, you'll pass through the Puerta de la Columnas (Gate of the Columns), which was built using Roman marble columns to hold up the Moorish horseshoe arches. You will then enter the lower precincts of the Alcazaba, via the second puerta en recodo under the Torre del Cristo (Christ's Tower). This was where the first mass was celebrated following the victory over the town by the Reyes Catolicos, and continued to be used as a chapel. The lower precinct follows the contours of the hill, and you can stop and rest at the Plaza de Armas, which is now a garden with fountains and a bastion on the south side which once defended the coast. You will follow the little cobbled paths through the Puerta de los Cuartos de Granada (Gate of the Halls of Granada, which lead into the upper precinct where the pathway passes through attractive landscaped gardens. Inside the Nazari palace, at the top of the fortress, you can explore three courtyards: the Patio de los Surtidores (Courtyard of the Fountains), which features a row of caliphal arches leading to the Torre de la Armadura Mudéjar (Mudejar Armoury Tower) with its 16th-century carved wooden ceiling. The Torre de Maldonaldo (Maldonado Tower), with its original marble columns and balconies, offers the best views so far. The next two courtyards in the palace are the Patio de los Naranjos (Courtyard of the Orange Trees) and the Patio de la Alberca (Courtyard of the Pool). The palace is quite extensive with arches, towers, gates, and original marble columns.

Malaga: Tapas and Wine Tour with Flamenco Show

6. Malaga: Tapas and Wine Tour with Flamenco Show

Enjoy the typical Malaga cuisine with the best flamenco show in the city. Join a guided tour of the main traditional premises of the historic center of Malaga, and taste an excellent selection of local cuisine. All the dishes will be fully explained by your local guides, experts in gastronomic tourism. Enjoy good company and conversation while you feed your senses with this experience. Combin gastronomy with the best flamenco art center in the city. After enjoying Malaga tapas, move on to take in an authentic flamenco show with a welcome drink.

Malaga: Tapas Tasting Tour

7. Malaga: Tapas Tasting Tour

Discover the diverse food scene of Malaga on a small group tapas tasting tour of the city center, and sample a selection of small snacks typical in Spain. Visit the historic Atarazanas Market (Mercado Central de Atarazanas) to soak up the amazing sights and scents. Breathe in the aroma of seasonal produce from the region, chat with the stall holders, and taste some of their wares. Stroll through the Old Town with your foodie guide and sample up to 7 tapas dishes at 4 popular stops. Learn about the local ingredients, and explore the history of the city as you treat your taste buds to Spanish wines, Iberian ham, pil- pil prawns, and much more.

Malaga: Foodie Tour of Atarazanas Market

8. Malaga: Foodie Tour of Atarazanas Market

Discover new products and enjoy the best of Malaga on this foodie experience. The tour starts at the oldest winery in town, with 200 years of history. Here you’ll learn all about Malaga's famous sweet wines.  Next stop is the Atarazanas Central Food Market, located just 5 mins away. Learn about the history of the building and discover some of the best local products from Malaga such as  olives, figs, sardines and many more. You can sample some of the products as you weave between the market stalls.  Last stop is a traditional "ultramarinos" grocery store, where you will enjoy a well-deserved appetizer. Relax with your local sweet wine or Spanish vermouth in hand, and soak up the  atmosphere. Here you’ll try some of the best products in town: Iberian ham, Salchichón, Morcilla (blood sausage) and Manchego cheese.

Málaga: Cellar, Local Tapas and Spanish Wine Evening Tour

9. Málaga: Cellar, Local Tapas and Spanish Wine Evening Tour

Explore the Spanish cuisine in Málaga with this foodie walking tour with a local. Uncover delectable eateries and avoid long wait times. Savor regional specialties paired with flavorful wines. Meet your guide on the stately Alameda Principal avenue. Follow your guide to several local hotspots in the tourist center. Examine the depth of flavors of three wines from Málaga at three separate establishments. Delight your senses as you indulge in 5 different tapas dishes, with each dish being served at a separate location. Let you guide enhance your tasting experience an explanation of each dish, wine, and pairing.

Malaga: Cliffs of Maro Hike to Hidden Beach with Snorkeling

10. Malaga: Cliffs of Maro Hike to Hidden Beach with Snorkeling

Walking throught hidden paths, we will discover tropical crops of avocados, bananas, papayas, sugar cain and custard apples. We will visit an arab vigil tower built in the XVI century and we will get in the Natural Park. Once in the Natural Park; we will discover the wild life of this unique area in the way to the paradisiacal beach. When arriving at the beach, we will go for a swim in the crystalline waters of the natural park and we will snorkel in order to explore the sea life. After enjoying in the sea; we will sit down on the white sand and we will relax having some fruit and water.

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4.2 / 5

based on 394 reviews

Honestly such a great experience! Julia was an amazing guide and it was such a great way to spend an evening. Everyone was really friendly and as a solo traveller, it was a really nice way to meet people. There was a perfect mix between bars and clubs and getting to experience Spanish clubbing was awesome! Couldn’t recommend enough x

recomendadísimo el guia Eduardo fue súper informativo y Súper agradable y ameno como persona con un gran sentido del humor , Alejandro el conductor también fue muy servicial.Los lugares visitados fueron hermosos y nos dieron un pastel y café de regalo , me encantó!

Victor gave us a great food walking tour. Lots of information about Malaga and delicious snacks and drinks. Definitely worth it, highly recommended.

Jose was fabulous! Great walk with nest information and delicious nibbles. Highly recommend.

Very nice evening! Good atmosphere and allows you to meet great people