Autumn is already here, but in Torremolinos with our endless summer we have the privilege to continue enjoying the sun and good weather all year round.
On this post, we will explore some of the experiences that you shouldn’t miss in order to enjoy the December Bank Holiday in our fantastic city. Let’s take a look at them!
With the farewell of the peak tourist season, autumn offers us the perfect opportunity to relax on the beaches of Torremolinos.
You can enjoy the soft sunlight on your skin, immerse yourself in the Mediterranean waters or simply relax on the sand of any of our beaches, all awarded with the distinctive Q for Tourist Quality:
For a more peaceful experience in contact with nature, visit the Botanical Garden Molino de Inca. This oasis, home to more than a thousand species from all continents, is located on the Camino de los Pinares, surrounded by the Molino de Batán and El Pinar de los Manantiales.
The rich history of the municipality, linked to mills and springs, is reflected in the old flour mill Molino de Inca. The enclave, which occupies more than 15,500 square metres, is a paradise for nature lovers and the ideal habitat for various exotic birds, such as the royal owls, sickles, Colombian peacock, agapornis, commonly known as lovebirds or inseparable parakeets, and other species.
Water, the main feature of the Los Manantiales complex, restored in 2003, reaches its maximum expression at the springs of La Cueva, El Inca and Albercón del Rey. In addition to several century-old trees, such as the Araucaria, the Eucalyptus and the small pecan nut Carya de Nogal, there is also a Japanese Garden that adds an international dimension to this natural and cultural jewel.
Autumn offers perfect weather for strolling along the garden paths and connecting with nature at its best.
If you’re looking for something different to do in Torremolinos this december bank holiday, also for the little ones at home, don’t hesitate and take a boat ride at Parque de la Batería, on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. Check the timetable at
This green park, with more than 74,000 square metres, is one of the most popular places in Torremolinos, with more than a thousand trees, a central lake of about 9,000 square metres and a fantastic playground where children can have fun playing.
But the kids are not the only ones to enjoy el Parque de la Batería, adults can also have a great time admiring the views from the Mirador Tower or working out at the outdoor sports facilities.
Come and have fun surrounded by history and natural beauty.
If you have a sweet tooth, you can’t miss an afternoon in one of Torremolinos’ charming cafés and pastry shops.
In town you will find a wide variety of establishments that offer from traditional to international pastries and delicious freshly made churros, served with an aromatic cup of coffee or a variety of teas that will make your afternoon a delightful experience.
A perfect plan, to enjoy either alone or in company, to treat yourself after a sunny day at the beach, exploring the botanical garden or on a Sunday afternoon.
For shopping lovers, Torremolinos also has a lot to offer.
Take a stroll through the streets of the centre, enjoying the climate and the architecture, and discover the wide range of shops and boutiques scattered all over town. From fashion to souvenirs and handicrafts, there is something for everyone.
And don’t miss the street markets at the Torremolinos Fair ground every Thursday morning, where in addition to fashion and footwear, you’ll also find handicrafts, accessories, beauty articles, flowers and food. Also, if you like antiques, a visit to the second-hand flea market held every Sunday in the same place is a must.
Don’t miss the opportunity to take home a special souvenir from your visit to Torremolinos.
You can’t visit Torremolinos in autumn without taking a relaxing walk along our fantastic Paseo Maritimo, enjoying the spectacular weather of our endless summer.
This seafront area gives you the chance to enjoy the Mediterranean breeze and the views over our beaches. Along the way, you will find chiringuitos, where you can taste the typical espetos, the best fried fish or a good paella, as well as other delicacies and beach clubs for cocktails, entertainment venues for all ages and local shops.
And if you are one of those who like outdoor sports, the Paseo Marítimo of Torremolinos and its beaches are the ideal place for it. A perfect opportunity to disconnect and stay active.
Autumn in Torremolinos is the perfect time for people that love good food. Many of the restaurants in our town offer typical seasonal dishes, such as mushrooms, chestnuts and delicious homemade stews.
For tapas lovers, there are plenty of establishments where you can choose between the traditional tortilla de patatas, Russian salad or pipirrana or the most innovative proposals such as beetroot salmorejo with goat’s cheese spiral or roasted aubergine hummus with cane honey and toasted sesame threads or rainbow salad with consommé de puchero. That’s all there is to it.
But if what you prefer is a good meat, delight yourself with a grilled steak, a sirloin steak or a delicious barbecue, in one of the prestigious and traditional steakhouses or restaurants in the centre and on the beaches of Torremolinos.
The perfect time to let your taste buds enjoy the authentic gastronomy of our region, which goes beyond the classic pescaíto frito, espeto de sardinas and gazpacho, very typical of the Torremolinos summer.
If you love nature and are looking for an outdoor experience, you can’t miss out on exploring the beautiful natural environment that surrounds Torremolinos.
Just a few kilometers from the city, this natural spot offers a network of hiking routes, such as La Cañada del Lobo or La Gran Senda, which will take you through spectacular landscapes and allow you to discover the natural wealth and one of the best views of the Costa del Sol.
In addition, this mountain range is home to a unique biodiversity, which means you might spot native birds and other local species of fauna and flora. Be sure to pack hiking shoes, water and a camera to capture spectacular images on this nature getaway where every step is an adventure.
In short, although summer is officially over, there is still plenty of good weather to enjoy in Torremolinos and there is always something special to do. From quiet beaches to hiking trails, there is something for everyone in our corner of paradise.