La Cala de Mijas.
Recent history of La Cala de Mijas Malaga.
Cala de Mijas Malaga was an agricultural and fishing area until the beginning of the tourist boom in the 1960s. …
One of the towers is in La Cala, the others are located in various urbanizations of Mijas Costa.
The local economy is not only based on tourism.
There is also the fishing activity that, curiously, also contributes to tourism as a leisure activity.
There are places such as the Mijas Sports City where swimmers from Malaga are trained dail.
Or the Nautical Club, which encourages sailing.
Also, already in the area of ”Las Lagunas”, we find a greater industrial and commercial activity.
All this without forgetting golf, which seems to accompany many of the urbanizations that…
Exist scattered throughout the municipality.
Mijas Pueblo and La Cala de Mijas.
Located only 25 kilometers from Malaga, Mijas is a picturesque town perched on a hill just over 400 meters.
With white houses, narrow streets and donkeys that transport people and luggage like taxis.
We are undoubtedly in one of the most popular places on the Costa del Sol.
The city is divided into three residential areas:
First: Mijas Pueblo with its fascinating historical buildings and donkey taxis.
Second: Las Lagunas, linked to the municipality of Fuengirola, with its modern buildings…
Golf courses and commercial activities.
Third:La Cala de Mijas, with about 12 km of beautiful sandy beaches.
La Cala de Mijas: Twelve kilometers of fine golden sand.
Mijas has 12 kilometers of beaches in a perfect combination of sand, nature and sun.
All the beaches of Mijas are easily accessible and have showers and drinking fountains.
In summer there is also a security service every day between 11:00 and 19:00.
The biodiversity present in this area also makes the conservation of natural habitats …
Important to preserve the beauty of the landscape and the presence of rare birds, cetaceans and corals.
The best beaches in Cala de Mijas Malaga.
Among the most popular beaches in Mijas are:
1- Playa La Luna – Royal Beach:
It is located in the Calahonda area.
Perhaps also for this reason, in general, it is less crowded than the others in the area.
It is located on the border between Mijas and the beach in Marbella called Cabopino.
The sand is fine and there are many green areas, as well as a restoration point.
2- Calahonda beach:
One of the most famous in the area.
The golden sand alternates with the rocks and the sea is generally calm.
Ideal for families as it has all the necessary services…
To spend a beautiful day at the beach having fun and in complete safety.
3- El Bombo Beach:
With dark sand and crystal clear waters.
This beach is located in the Cala de Mijas area.
It offers public baths, hammocks for rent.
Also the possibility of practicing water sports.
Or tasting the local gastronomy in the different beach bars.
4- Butibamba Beach – Cala de Mijas Beach.
It is located near the city, so in summer it is usually very busy.
Easily accessible thanks to the Mijas coastal path.
Essentially, it offers numerous services such as parking near the beach.
Too showers, public services, access for people with reduced mobility.
Even rental of sports equipment.
5- Playa Las Doradas – El Chaparral.
This beach is one of the most beautiful on the Costa del Sol.
The sand is dark and alternates with stones.
Ideal for surfing, for lovers of sailing or diving.
There are refreshment points, the possibility of renting hammocks and boats.
As well as convenient parking.
It is only a 20 minute drive into town.