Estepona, is a town that belongs to the province of Malaga on the Costa del Sol.
Estepona has been since long the favorite destination of families from many European countries such as English, Scandinavians, Germans, Belgians, Dutch and Spanish who live in other inland Spanish provinces and come to this wonderful coast on vacation to rest and seek its natural environment.
The location of Estepona is unbeatable surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea with a 21 km long coastline and its wonderful mountains that make this town have a microclimate with more than 325 days of sunshine a year, this is one of the things that makes it a popular destination for tourists.
Estepona has grown over the years, but it has kept its original town of narrow streets with cobblestones, white facades adorned with flowers in their colored pots. Over the years it has been expanded with modern buildings. The town has everything, spectacular beaches along the entire promenade, botanical gardens, Olympic sports stadium, an orchid garden, theater, a fair and concert area.
We cannot forget its great port and its wonderful marina, it is a fishing port that today continues to receive its fishing boats that arrive from the high seas and the fish auction area still used, it is interesting to see, but you must get up early ...
Its beautiful marina is a place where you can enjoy exquisite dishes of typical Andalusian food, Spanish in general, and a wide variety of international cuisine. In the late evening you have excellent bars where you can enjoy a good glass of wine surrounded by the sound of music.
On Sundays you can enjoy its usual street market where numerous stalls with textile articles, leather, decoration, shoes, bags and a host of other things are concentrated. You will enjoy a very relaxed, special atmosphere, with a mix of articles from different cultures at an incredibly good price.
The access of Estepona to the rest of the Costa del Sol is easy thanks to the nearby highway:
50 minutes from the kilometer-long beaches of Tarifa, a paradise for all types of Surf lovers.
35 minutes from Gibraltar a bit of Uk in our beloved Spain which offers its airport with direct flights to: London-Heathrow, London-Gatwick, Madrid-Barajas, Birmingham-Manchester.
25 minutes from Marbella with its luxurious Puerto Banus.
1 hour from Malaga airport and train station.
1 hour and a half from Jerez de la Frontera airport.
If you want to visit the city of Tangier in Morocco, you must go to the Algeciras port its just 35 minutes away by car, ones there you take a ferry for the trip and in 35 minutes you would be on another continent. The boat trip is highly recommended and if you are lucky you will see dolphins on the way.