Colmenar is a popular place to visit in Malaga as some of the city’s star attractions are nearby. Two of the most interesting places to see are the fascinating Malaga Botanical Garden and the incredible El Candado Golf Course. Also worth checking out are Morlaco Park and Gibralfaro Castle.
Stop by some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Spend part of the day viewing the exhibits at the Picasso Museum Malaga, MIMMA and the Carmen Thyssen Museum. Experience one or two of the magical live shows at the Teatro Cervantes de Malaga. Enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Centre de Arte Contemporaneo.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Locals and visitors alike love to hang out in places like the Parque del Mar and Picasso Park. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-tended botanical displays. Explore the nearby wilderness by visiting the El Torcal National Park in Antequera.
Malaga offers a range of unique places to see including Malaga Cathedral, El Romeral in Antequera and the Plaza de San Sebastian. Those with a passion for history will enjoy exploring Palacio Episcopal. Those who enjoy sights steeped in religious history should make a trip to the Antequera Trinity Church in Antequera.
If golf is your passion, visit Anoreta Golf, Baviera Golf and the Guadalhorce Golf Club. It's a perfect way to get out and enjoy the fresh air.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, visit the boutiques, stores and stalls that are part of the Mercado de Atarazanas.
See local sporting heroes, the Malaga CF, take to the field in the nearby Estadio La Rosaleda. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear blue and white, the colors of the Malaga CF.
Finding somewhere suitable to rest your head around the Colmenar area is easy. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Barcelo Malaga, the Malaga Centro, or the Vincci Seleccion Posada del Patio.