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Discover Marbella's Old Town with five-star rated tour
Are you looking for a unique and authentic Marbella Walking tour that takes you off the beaten path? Look no further! Join me on an exclusive Marbella Old Town Walking tour where you'll discover the charm and history of a traditional Andalusian village. Explore the narrow streets of the 8th century Arab Medina, see a grand palace dating back to 1502, and uncover the secrets of the city's development following the Christian Reconquest of 1485. Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of this charming town. On this Marbella Old Town Walking tour, you'll get a chance to taste some of the region's most famous and healthy products, such as extra virgin olive oil, a staple of the Mediterranean diet, through a unique Olive oil tasting. This is a free activity and is always depending on availability. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to discover the hidden gems of Marbella on a small-group Marbella Old Town Walking tour. Book now and experience the real Marbella! Other things to note: even though the streets in Old Town can be narrow, our Marbella Old Town Walking tour is organized in small groups for your comfort, and we focus on providing an authentic and personalized experience.
Navegar en Velero, Avistamiento Delfines
Disfruta de la Costa del Sol navegando en un velero! Navega a vela cuando haya viento y siente como el viento mueve la embarcación sin mas ruido que el barco rompiendo las olas. Si no hay viento navegaremos a motor. Goza de unas vistas espectaculares de Marbella y su montaña desde el mar, en días despejados podrás ver África y Gibraltar! Sol, aguas cristalinas, brisa marina, un buen baño en alta mar cuando el tiempo lo permita, disfrutar de un paseo en tabla de paddle surf, disfrutar del sol en las colchonetas o simplemente relájate y vive una experiencia diferente mientras navegas en busca de delfines! Esta experiencia tiene una duración de 2 horas de Enero a Mayo y de Noviembre a Diciembre y de 3 horas de Junio a Octubre. Nuestro velero de 12 metros de eslora se encuentra en Puerto Banús. Si queréis hacer una celebración privada o grupo privado puedes preguntarme :) En Marbella se puede navegar durante todo el año, en invierno es aconsejable ponerse una chaqueta pero el tiempo suele ser bueno. Otros aspectos destacables Usa ropa adecuada para la temporada, así como zapatos deportivos y protector solar. Esta experiencia está sujeta a las condiciones meteorológicas y de navegación. en caso de cancelación por mal tiempo, recibiréis devolución del dinero
Kayak VIP tour, waterfalls and caves
We will leave the Maro Beach, a little bohemic and paradise village of Nerja, we will make a VIP route from 2h30 aprox, 6km by kayak, where we will visit the natural park of the cliffs of Maro, we will be surprised with the turquoise color of the Mediterranean. We will enter caves, we will go under small and large waterfalls up to 40mtrs. We will visit the marine fauna, explore semi-desert beaches. We will make a stop to take a bath and enjoy the moment. Finally, we will end up taking a fruit, a snack and water or juice to recover the strength to continue the wonderful day, it's a kayak vip tour where we will know the history, fauna and flora of the region of Andalusia. Always if the weather conditions allow it. **Ask me availability for other dates in the case that does not appear availability on the dates of your trip. ** From Málaga 45mint or Granada 1h, you can come bu bus with Alsa. Other things to note You can bring a water camera, if you do not know how to swim you will have to tell the host. You will have a place to keep your personal things ( Towels, backpack, etc). You have a toilets on the beach if you need to use or change your clothes. ** Attention: For reasons of a period without rain, the main waterfall may be without water. 
Navegación en velero al atardecer por la costa de Marbella
Navega al atardecer y disfruta en nuestro velero de 12 metros, ubicado en uno de los puertos más conocidos del mundo, Puerto Banús. Disfruta de esta experiencia romántica en grupos reducidos donde podréis observar el mejor atardecer de Marbella desde el mar y las maravillosas vistas de Marbella y su montaña. En días despejados podréis ver las montañas de África y el estrecho de Gibraltar! Podréis disfrutar de la sensación de estar en mar abierto y sentir la brisa marina sentados en la amplia mesa o bien tumbados en las colchonetas, todas estas sensaciones serán acompañadas con un aperitivo, un buen vino blanco, cava o refrescos. Cuando haya viento navegaremos a vela y podrás sentir la sensación de deslizar por el mar sin mas ruido que el del barco rompiendo las olas. Cuando no haya viento navegaremos a motor. Nuestro velero de 12 metros de eslora se encuentra en Puerto Banús. Si queréis hacer una celebración privada o grupo privado puedes preguntarme :) En Marbella se puede navegar durante todo el año, en invierno es aconsejable ponerse una chaqueta pero el tiempo suele ser bueno. Usa ropa adecuada para la temporada, así como zapatos deportivos y protector solar. Esta experiencia está sujeta a las condiciones meteorológicas y de navegación. en caso de cancelación por mal tiempo, recibiréis la devolución íntegra. La capacidad es para 9 personas más el patrón.
E-Mountain Bike Explorer Tour Marbella
If you have ever dreamt of exploring the mountains and White Villages of Spain by bike but know your legs are not quite up to the job then Electric Mountain Bikes are for you. Anyone that can steer a bike can now climb hills and trails that were previously accessible to only the fittest and most dedicated cyclists. On the explorer tour, with a bit of effort, you will adventure to the foothills of the Sierra Blanca. You will cycle along traditional trails to visit unspoilt white villages like Istán where we can have a quick drink and experience the traditional Andalusian way of life. Then back on the bikes to discover the beauty of the Mediterranean forest and enjoy spectacular views back down to Marbella, Puerto Banus and the Mediterranean far below. You will receive full instructions on using your E-MTB so that you can safely enjoy the beauty of the Mountains and get to where only the toughest and strongest cyclists could reach before. This tour requires previous experience riding a bike. A part of the tour is being done off-road. This is an outdoor activity, therefore the total duration of the tour may vary, depending on the level of the participants. Distance: 36 km Biking time: 2h 30 m - 3 h Duration: 4 h (this is an outdoor activity, therefore, the total duration of the tour may vary, depending on the group) Uphill: 729 m Downhill: 739 m
Paella Experience
Os esperamos en nuestra Casa/Atelier, una villa privada de 300m2, construida sobre una parcela de 1.300 m2, una casa estilo de los típicos cortijos andaluces, con piscina y jardín privado. A sólo 5 km del centro de Marbella. Tras nuestra bienvenida, podrán disfrutar de una cata técnica de Aceite de Oliva Virgen Extra. Nuestra familia elabora Aceites de calidad desde hace más de 100 años. La cata de aceites nos servirá de aperitivo y bienvenida para comenzar nuestro taller "paella experience", que dependiendo del clima, realizaremos en nuestra cocina "show cooking" interior o en la zona de Bbq exterior. Todos juntos colaboraremos en la elaboración de una paella y todos juntos disfrutaremos comiendo lo cocinando, en el entorno de una casa típica andaluza. Durante la comida degustaremos vinos vinos locales, agua o refrescos. Al acabar fruta del tiempo, café o té, si lo desean.
Yoga and hiking in the Mijas mountains
Join us for nature and yoga in the picturesque village of Mijas Pueblo. We meet in the main square of Mijas Pueblo, in front of Bar Mijas for a guided stroll through the village towards the Mijas Sierra mountains, then we will go on a 40-minute uphill hike on an intermediate-level route on uneven terrain past the Hermita chapel to the marble quarry for a 60-minute yoga session with stunning views over Mijas, Fuengirola and the Mediterranean Sea. On clear days, you can even see the continent of Africa and Gibraltar from the clifftop. The yoga session is suitable for all levels and will end with a 10-minute guided meditation session. Mats can be provided upon request. Afterwards, we will walk downhill to my private roof terrace, where you can enjoy a healthy vegetarian brunch overlooking views of the Mediterranean Sea. The brunch consists of a juice or smoothie, herbal teas, bread and honey or olive oil and a vegetarian main course and dessert. Please let me know if you have any food intolerances or allergies when booking the experience, so I can ensure that I can cater to your needs. My classes are suitable for all levels of yoga experience, an average level of fitness is required as we will be hiking on an uneven uphill path.
Walk with donkeys and share their love
At Donkey Dreamland we can offer you, your family and your friends a very special and unique experience. Join Donkey Dreamland rescue centre in their daily activities taking care of the rescued donkeys. Guests will arrive at the sanctuary where I will introduce myself and tell some of the story of Donkey Dreamland's formation and speak about the experiences of some of the donkeys. You will also have the opportunity to experience the life of the volunteers, looking after the donkeys. This will include feeding, cleaning their stables and paddocks, grooming, applying cures. After an introduction to the work of the sanctuary and a safety talk, you will take a walk with the donkeys, enjoying the company of these amazing creatures as well as experiencing the amazing countryside surrounding the sanctuary. Surrounded by beautiful wildlife and olive trees, you will find it hard to believe that you are just 5 minutes drive from the beach, except that for the most part you will have an enticing view of the sea, when you are not gazing into the loving eyes of the donkeys. Please note that this experience previously provided an Andalusian Brunch, but this has now been replaced by "snacks and nibbles" and the price reduced accordingly. A VIP Experience to include the Andalusian Brunch will be available shortly.
Marbella small group walking tour
Uncover Marbella's storied history and its unique charm during this small group tour of the heart of the Costa del Sol. Receive undivided attention from your local guide as you learn about what life was – and is – like in this seaside Spanish town. 10:15 Meeting point at the “Rocío” fountain at Alameda park on Mondays and on Fridays. 10:30 Start time of the tour. Discover the first green spot in Marbella city, the permanent exhibition of bronze statues of the surrealist painter Dali, the seaport and the marina promenade. Then stroll along the old city while listening to stories, legends and important facts about the town from the hand of your local guide. Visit its main civil buildings (the Town Hall & the Mayor House – both built in the 16th. century), military buildings (the remains of the Arab walls) and religious buildings ( its main 17th. century church, its hermitages, its niches,…) at the same time that you are informed about why it’s been and is still considered a luxury destination. 12:00 At the end of the visit, you will go back to the starting point. Other things to note This small walking tour can be performed in English and in Spanish at the same time.
Kayak tour on the beautiful Marbella coast
This guided kayak tour is the perfect way to explore the beautiful coastline of Marbella. From the Marbella Harbour you will set off along the coast, enjoying stunning views of the town and the Sierra Blanca mountains beyond. If it’s too hot, jump into the clear blue Mediterranean sea for a swim. Then get back on your kayak to continue your tour. The beauty of Marbella from the Sea is now more accessible than ever.
Marbella Sailing Experience
Join us, Mike and Nicholas for this yachting experience. You will spend 3 hours out at sea (weather permitting) onboard the yacht Ohana, starting off from the Marbella fishing port on the East side of the town. You will sail approximately about 2 miles from the coast, enjoying the scenery of Marbella and its beaches, Puerto Banus or La Concha mountain, all seen from a different angle. A view which not many people have the privilege of seeing. On some occasion groups of dolphins may be spotted and with a bit of luck they will come close and swim alongside the boat. If there is no wind we will use the engine to go out, so you may still experience the pleasures of being out at sea on a yacht. Relax and sunbathe on deck or jump into the water for a quick swim or try our Stand Up Paddle board. Complementary drinks and snacks will be provided during your trip at sea so that you make the most out of this unforgettable experience. Other things to note For this excursion we need a minimum of 2 people in the group. People who come alone should consult before making the reservation. No sailing experience is required. However it should be noted that some people may get seasick whilst out on the yacht. For groups of 5 and over, the trip could be extended to 4 hours if required.
E-Mountain Bike & Wine
Electric Mountain Bike & WINE tour is adventure but with a bit of luxury. Let your top of the range Electric Mountain Bike climb the mountain trails of the Sierra Blanca to reach traditional White Villages, then zoom downhill to finish your tour with a good glass of wine and some tasty tapas in a coastal Bodega. I will provide full instructions on the use of your E-MTB before taking you along ancient mountain trails, up the hills, to places you never thought possible on a bike. Visit the traditional hilltop White Village called Istan before an exhilarating downhill cycle back to the iconic Marbella to finish your tour in a selected local tapas bar. Here you will enjoy authentic Spanish tapas and some wine with your companions after this glamorous little adventure. This tour requires previous experience riding a bike. A part of the tour is being done off-road. This activity is an outdoor activity, therefore the duration of the tour may vary, depending on the biking level of the group. Distance: 36 km Biking time: 2h 30 m - 3 h Duration: 4 h (this is an outdoor activity, therefore, the total duration of the tour may vary, depending on the group) Uphill: 729 m Downhill: 739 m
Guided tour and Olive Oil Tasting
1) We will meet at the offices of the Aceites Molisur oil mill. 2) Once there, we went to the oil museum to discover how olive oil was made more than 100 years ago. It will be amazing to see the machinery of this centennial mill in operation. 2) We will taste three olive oils, so you will learn to differentiate the nuances and aromas of an Extra Virgin Olive Oil. 3) We will finish the tour visiting the current manufacturing factory, during this tour you will discover how we make our "gold liquid"! You will also visit our exclusive cellar, as it is the only stainless steel cellar that can be visited in Spain. During the tour you will enjoy wonderful views of the entire valley! The best time to do this activity is from October to December but you can come whenever you want, we are open all year! Other things to note The tour is offered in Spanish, English or bilingual. If you do not find availability, contact us to see if we can open that specific date and time and look for the way to make the tour together.
⭐Original Marbella Tapas Adventure ⭐
Embrace your inner foodie! Indulge in an eclectic array of traditional Andalusian tapas and wine on this insider’s food adventure in Marbella’s historic district. Hidden in the narrow winding alleyways of the picturesque old town, you will discover the oldest tavern in Marbella and two tapas bars that the locals love, but are lesser known by tourists. Take in the atmosphere of these traditional establishments while enjoying some tasty tapas paired with delicious local wines, all carefully curated by our local experts. You will learn about the taverns' history, the dishes you are tasting, and the incredible story about how Marbella went from a sleepy fishing village to become the hangout of the most affluent people on the planet. Treat yourself to an insider tour of Marbella's best and most local tapas bars and taverns, meet new people, laugh, and gain true culinary insight into the famous Spanish tapas food culture. Other things to note: Would you mind letting me know if you have any dietary restrictions? The tour is not suitable for vegans, sorry :(
Enjoy the Greatest Views of Mediterranean sea
Are you ready for hiking to heaven? "La Concha path" is one of the best hikes in Spain. It starts 10 minutes away from Marbella city. We'll enjoy the GREATEST OVERVIEW to Costa del Sol and Maroco land on the other side of the mediterranean sea. This hike will take us about 3 hours taking breaks with no rush. We will reach the summit shortly before sunset to enjoy the magical view of Marbella city, mountains, sea and if the weather would be good On the way I'll take awesome photos and videos of you for your social media. Travelers need to wear comfy clothes and shoes, a water bottle, hat, suncream and some snack. Pick up point: Marbella city centre Don't hesitate to ask me any doubt. See you soon!
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