Things to do in Puerto Banús

Our most recommended things to do in Puerto Banús

From Malaga or Costa del Sol: Mijas, Marbella & Puerto Banus

1. From Malaga or Costa del Sol: Mijas, Marbella & Puerto Banus

Discover the highlights of the Costa del Sol, Marbella and Puerto Banus. Get introduced to Andalusian traditions in Mijas. Start from Costa del Sol and head to the charming village of Mijas. Marvel at this spot perched on the mountain range of the same name, overlooking the Mediterranean and covered in green. Enjoy free time in Mijas for 1 hour and 15 minutes. Then, hop on the coach to drive to Marbella. Visit the world-renowned city and discover the Plaza de Los Naranjos. Walk through the streets full of flowers of the old town, the most unknown and beautiful part of the coastal city. Enjoy another 1 hour and 15 minutes at your own pace at this stop. Your next destination is a short drive along the Golden Mile to the ever-glamorous Puerto Banus. See luxury yachts that have been here since the late 60s. Take a stroll through high-end shops, bars and restaurants. Spot supercars and luxury vehicles. Enjoy the charm of this spot over 1 hour and 45 minutes. The coach with the guide will then drive back to your drop-off point.

From Costa del Sol: Mijas, Marbella and Puerto Banús Tour

2. From Costa del Sol: Mijas, Marbella and Puerto Banús Tour

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.

Marbella: E-Mountain Bike Tour with Wine

3. Marbella: E-Mountain Bike Tour with Wine

Your professional guides will provide full instructions on the use of your EMTB, before taking you along ancient mountain trails and up hills you never thought possible on a bike. Your top of the range E-MTB will climb the mountain trails to traditional villages.  Then embark on an exhilarating downhill cycle back to the iconic Marbella to finish your tour in a selected local bar for wine and tasty tapas. Here you will enjoy authentic Spanish cuisine and some great wine with your guide and companions, after this riveting and exhilirating adventure.

Puerto Banus, Marbella Bike Tour: Port, Parks & Shopping

4. Puerto Banus, Marbella Bike Tour: Port, Parks & Shopping

Cycle under the Andalusian sun and feel the typical Marbella breeze as you see the best sights of Puerto Banus and Marbella. Begin your tour on the beach promenade, enjoying the wonderful views over the bay of Marbella. Ride along the Golden Mile and spot the places regularly visited by the rich and famous, such as the Marbella Club Hotel or Hotel Puente Romano. Stop at the Puerto Banus to enjoy the genuine architecture, super yacht port, and shop at the glamorous shops. Then ride leisurely through Puerto Banus on Bikes to the Virgen de los Marineros. Journey back along the Golden Mile to visit the first ever built Mosque in Spain. Afterwards reach your last stop of the tour at Pirulin (Marbella Congress Center). The Puerto Banus Bike Tour is designed for all ages. The streets are flat and smooth, and regular sightseeing stops are taken every few hundred meters. Helmets and child seats are available for free upon request.

Marbella, Mijas and Puerto Banús Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

5. Marbella, Mijas and Puerto Banús Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

On this full-day excursion, enjoy a sightseeing tour along Marbella's Golden Mile, a 4-mile (6.4-kilometer) stretch beginning at the western edge of Marbella City and ending at Puerto Banús. Discover an exclusive area home to some of Marbella's most luxurious villas, such as the Palace of King Fahd. First, make a stop in Mijas to appreciate the landscapes of this amazing village. Once in Marbella, walk along the streets where you'll be able to see its many fashion boutiques and meet its famous jet set. Upon arrival in Puerto Banus, enjoy some free time to stroll around the most impressive marina in the Costa del Sol.

Marbella: Costa del Sol Sailing Cruise with Drinks & Snacks

6. Marbella: Costa del Sol Sailing Cruise with Drinks & Snacks

Sit back and relax on a sailboat cruise from Marbella. See the Costa del Sol from the water and marvel at the vibrant marine wildlife in this area. Onboard, enjoy soft drinks, beer, wine or cava, and tuck into tasty snacks. Have fun standup paddle boarding, snorkeling, and swimming. Head out to sea and keep a lookout for dolphins that frequent these waters. There are two species of dolphins that permanently inhabit these waters: the common and the bottlenose dolphins. Stay aware to other species that pass sporadically on their migrations to the Strait of Gibraltar, including Atlantic bluefin tuna, Ocean sunfish, and sea turtles. Once you spot some of these marine animals, dive into the water to swim near them or stay on the sailboat to sail alongside them for a while. Jump into the cool waters for a refreshing dip or use the standup paddle board and snorkel equipment available.

From Marbella: Guided Bicycle Tour to Puerto Banús

7. From Marbella: Guided Bicycle Tour to Puerto Banús

During the bicycle tour of Marbella with a private guide, discover the fascinating coastal landscape and enjoy a Marbella to Puerto Banús excursion with a guide under the Andalusian sun. This tour will lead you through beautiful parks, following the impressive promenade, the luxurious marina, and goes through the historic center of Marbella. You will also have the time for a short break to take pictures or to have a coffee. If you would like to use the bike tour as a sporting activity, a fitness expert will coordinate the program for you. Mountain and city bikes are available and are regularly maintained.

Marbella: Puerto Banus Night Life Walking Tour

8. Marbella: Puerto Banus Night Life Walking Tour

Meet your Night Life Guide at the famous Sinatra Bar in the luxury harbor of Puerto Banús. There you can enjoy your first drink while watching the high society passing by in their luxury cars and outfits. Depending on your budget and mood your guide will walk with you through Puerto banus and will stop in different locations depending on your interests. As your guide is local in Marbella he has all the connections to enter any of the bars and clubs without any entrance fees, so you can feel free to try out different locations. The tour takes 5 hours and gives you the chance to visit the clubs like a local.

Marbella: Guided Bike Tour with Tapas Tasting and Drinks

9. Marbella: Guided Bike Tour with Tapas Tasting and Drinks

Start your 4 hours Bicycle Tour with your private Guide in the heart of famous Puerto Banús and ride along the coast side to Marbella old town. There you will visit different historical places like the cathedral, the town hall, famous "Plaza de los Naranjos and much more. During your ride you will first stop in an authentic andalusian shop to try different olives oils and after you Guide will take you to one of the most famous Tapas Bars in Marbella to try tasty andalusian dishes where you also have 2 drinks. On your way back you will visit the "Parque Alameda" where the famous Dali sculptures are situated and you will also have the possibility to see the sport harbour of Marbella. Is the perfect Tour to explore beautiful Marbella, such in a natural but also in a historic way where you also have the chance to try delicious andalusian products.

From Malaga: Private Transfer Malaga Airport to Puerto Banus

10. From Malaga: Private Transfer Malaga Airport to Puerto Banus

Sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful Spanish countryside while you reach your destination with the minimum of fuss. On board a luxury vehicle, you will enjoy a private transfer from Malaga Airport to your accommodation in Puerto Banús . Meet your driver at Malaga airport. The professional drivers are carefully selected and have local knowledge, so feel free to ask them for any tips or advice on what to do during your stay. Your package includes a private one-way transfer complete with a professional meet-and-greet service. Book now and you will have a reliable English-speaking driver at your arrival who will drive you to your destination.

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What people are saying about Puerto Banús

Overall rating

4.1 / 5

based on 152 reviews

Very relaxing bike ride from Marbella to Puerto Banus guided by Jose who was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Seven miles each way with stops to look at places of interest. Enjoyable and fun.

Excellent route and the best guide explaining in 3 different languages. Much easier to do than on your own, worth it.

A guide attentive to our needs to better appreciate the nightlife of Puerto Banus. I recommend.

Very interesting, enjoyable terrain and views Freddie our guide was excellent

I loved ! Most beautiful excursion of my trip especially Mijas