Did you ever fancy skiing and sunbathing on a beach the same day? If you come to the Costa del Sol in winter, you can do so!
While you’re lying in the sun caressed by a mild the Mediterranean breeze, on a clear day you can see in the distance the snowy peaks of Sierra Nevada with its formidable ski resort. And best of all, it’s very close, so close that you can choose to ski during the day and at night you can enjoy a few drinks with friends at one of the bars of the resorts on the Costa del Sol.
The most popular resorts on the Costa del Sol are for example Torremolinos, Benalmadena and Fuengirola, which are about two hours drive from Sierra Nevada. The coastal municipalities give you the possibility to enjoy a different winter holiday, unique in Europe.
These picturesque towns of southern Andalusia have a varied and good tourism offer that complements nicely with excellent hotels, which will guarantee accommodation for every need and preference.
So, what are you waiting for? Pack your suitcase and enjoy skiing in the Sierra Nevada and the Costa del Sol beach the same day. Malaga International Airport has wide connections with many European cities, providing both scheduled and low cost flights. In Sierra Nevada, you can rent all the equipment needed for a fun day in the snow. Oh, and do not forget the sunscreen!
If coming trough Malaga airport, car hire Malaga may be the transport option you need, check it out as prices in low season are low and affordable.