14 Things You Must Do In Estepona

Updated 4 March 2020 | by Felicity Brown
14 Things You Must Do In Estepona

Introducing Estepona - Marbella's quieter, less raved-about cousin. We think this rustic, coastal region deserves a moment in the spotlight, so here are our 14 Things You Must Do In Estepona...    


1. People-watch at Plaza de las Flores de Estepona

Plaza de las Flores de Estepona


2. Go see some live music at Louie Louie R’n’R club

live music at Louie Louie R’n’R club


3. Have a go at windsurfing or kitesurfing at Tarifa

windsurfing in Tarifa


4. Be a daredevil and do a 4WD off-road tour

Four wheel drive off-road tour in Estepona


5. Take a stroll down the Ruta de Murales Artisticos and ogle at the amazing graffiti

graffiti at Ruta de Murales Artisticos


6. Get away from it all at Sierra Bermeja natural park

Sierra Bermeja natural park


7. Marvel at the beautiful orchids at Orquidario de Estepona

Orquidario de Estepona


8. Go horse-riding

horse riding in Estepona      


9. Check out the local wildlife at The Lobo Park (Wolf Park)

Take part in one of the park’s Wolf Howl Nights to experience the animals when they are most active.

Lobo park


10. Take a drive inland to El Chorro for some breath-taking walking and climbing routes

climbing el chorro


11. Relax on the dozens of beaches – Playa Galera, Playa Bahia Dorada, Playa Arroyo Vaquero…

spanish beach



12. … or in one of the dozens of beach bars



13. If you're there on July 16th, make sure you don’t miss the Virgen del Carmen Festival.

The celebrations end in the evening with the procession of the Virgen del Carmen statue that will be taken out to sea on brightly decorated boats.

Virgen del Carmen Festival


14. Take life easy down at Estepona Marina

Estepona Marina


If this article has made you swoon at the idea of a southern Spain getaway, take a look at our villas in Estepona...