Discover the Historical Center of Torremolinos
In this post we discover the Historical Center of Torremolinos. Because Torremolinos is a beautiful city on the shores of the Mediterranean that was a small fishing village. But nowadays it is one of the main tourist destinations of sun and beach of Spain. That’s why it rivals Benalmádena in first place.
In this post we highlight the most important places in the Historical Center of Torremolinos.
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Torremolinos Town Hall
The first place to discover in the Historical Center of Torremolinos is its Town Hall.
It is a modern building, where the political administration of the city is managed. In addition its main interest, is that in that same point we can find an office of tourism, ideal to make us with maps and to advise us on any type of information.
For that reason a place that is quite advisable to visit since it can not only inform us of things referring to Torremolinos. They will give us information about other points of interest or activities to be carried out by nearby municipalities.
Parish of Cristo Resucitado
The Church of the Resurrected Christ is located in the Calvary District, built in 1981. It is close to the Town Hall and can be visited depending on the season.
Also to his back is the House of the Culture, in the street Horacio Lengo. It is a circular building, made of red bricks. There are also numerous cultural activities and an auditorium.
Street of San Miguel
Calle San Miguel is a pedestrian thoroughfare and the most important shopping area in the entire city. It also has all kinds of shops and souvenir shops. Also good restaurants, bars and bakeries, among other things.
It is framed in the old town and is crowded with people during business hours. At the end of this street is the Torre de los Molinos. Which is a defense tower that was built by the Nasrids around 1300. And it is one of the pieces of the chain of defensive towers that were erected along the coast of the ancient Kingdom of Granada.
The surrounding streets are also a shopping paradise. Among them is the Avenida de Palma de Mallorca, which has a beautiful square called Costa del Sol.
In the northern part of Calle San Miguel, is the Plaza de la Independencia. Which is a corner of the city that does not shine for its great beauty. However, it symbolizes the moment when Torremolinos was free again and ceased to belong to the city of Málaga.
It is frequent that events like the election of the Queen and Ladies of the local festivities and in her take place. There is also a Tourist Office here.
How you can arrive to Torremolinos
You will need a vehicle to explore Torremolinos and surroundings freely. If you don´t have yours You can make two choices:
- The cheapest way to travel is the public But there is a big disvantage, because you will have to worry about its schedules ant waste time waiting for them.
- You can also book our car hire with Bahia Sexi. It will offer you freedoom and the privacy to explore the region in your own thing.
In addition, if you prefer second possibility, you can choose your favorite pick up point.
- Our service “Meet & Greet” is at you disposal at the Malaga Airport, where our staffs will meet you at arrivals area to deliver the car rental as soon as you arrive.
- We can also meet at the reception hall of your hotel, where the staff will deliver the car rental in Torremolinos. In the same way, you can return the car rental without leaving accommodation. So you can give the key to the receptionist after you park near.
- Our staff will be glad to deliver you the rental car, when you visit our office.
You can book it online to choose your favorite pick up point on our website.
If you need only one round trip, but prefer to spend your holidays other than with your hands behind the wheel, at Bahia Sexi we have an airport transfer service that will solve all your problems.
Contact Autosexi through their website or by calling +34 677 441 628 and get the ride you need.