Discover the Selwo Parks on the Costa del Sol

Today we present you the three Selwo parks on the Costa del Sol, two of them are located in Benalmadena and the third one is located in Estepona, come and join us!

As many of you already know, during this season we want to show you many outdoor proposals and a little away from the crowds of the coast, so that you can have alternative plans besides sun and beach during your holidays on the Costa del Sol.

Selwo Parks Malaga Costa del Sol

Selwo has already opened its season from Easter onwards, applying all the necessary hygiene measures to guarantee the health and safety of its visitors and employees. The Covid protocol, with only 50% of the capacity, distance of staff, continuous disinfection of facilities, as well as the use of masks and hydroalcoholic gels is activated in all its parks. It is also advisable to purchase tickets online, already available, at

Selwo Aventura Estepona

This huge open-air enclosure of more than 40 hectares is located in the eastern part of Estepona, almost bordering Marbella.

Combining the concept of an immersive zoo for visitors with a wide range of activities and even the possibility of staying overnight in the park, it is an interesting offer just a few kilometres from the coast in one of the best areas of the Costa del Sol.

Selwo Estepona consists of three large habitat areas with lush tropical and subtropical vegetation, lakes with a huge variety of animals such as cheetahs, gazelles, pandas, gibbons, flamingos, hyenas, macaws and a mini farm for the little ones. There are also lemurs, lynxes, birds and last but not least the large African mammals such as lions, elephants, giraffes, hippopotamuses, rhinos and zebras, wildebeest and impala.

The park also offers the possibility to enjoy exciting adventures such as a zip line, trampolines, archery, a 65-metre long and 15-metre-high suspension bridge or an off-road safari.

An additional attraction is the possibility to stay in the park and enjoy a stay in the middle of nature.

Hotel Selwo Lodge offers comfortable accommodation in three villages, differentiated by their design and location, with the Zulu Village being the most exclusive with everything you need to enjoy a luxurious stay in the heart of nature. The Watu and Masai villages also have all the comforts of a modern hotel, including a swimming pool in summer.

For visitors, there are three self-service restaurants offering pasta, tasty paellas, fish in sauce, entrecots… And desserts to suit all tastes. Its fast-food area offers pizzas, hamburgers, different varieties of sandwiches and a wide range of ice creams, as well as refreshing drinks. A restaurant with grill offers and there is also an ice-cream parlour.

Opening times: During Easter Week, every day from 10 am to 6 pm.
April, May, June, September, October, November and December from Friday to Sunday and public holidays, from 10 am to 6 pm.
July and August from Wednesday to Sunday, from 10 am to 6 pm.

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Selwo Marina Benalmadena

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Selwo Marina is a park dedicated mainly to marine fauna. It is located in the centre of Benalmadena, next to the Parque de la Paloma and 500 metres from the seafront promenade.

Therefore, due to its location, it is ideal for a family visit, as it can be easily reached on foot. We also recommend a visit to the Parque de la Paloma, a leafy and charming park with a pond and several children’s areas, which invites you to take a walk or have a picnic. The park is notable for its many animals in semi-freedom that can be seen at close quarters, ideal for children. There is also a bar for refreshments.

In Selwo Marina we can visit dolphins and penguins, sea lions, exotic birds, South American caimans and snakes. The facility has the only dolphinarium and ice penguinarium in Andalusia.

Visitors can also live unique experiences such as an encounter with dolphins, an encounter with penguins or a swim with sea lions.

There are three self-service restaurants with a varied gastronomic offer of meats, fish, salads, pastas, vegetables and desserts; the Cafeteria offers a wide range of sweets, ice cream, sandwiches, snacks, as well as typical tapas and portions of Andalusian cuisine, ice cream, drinks such as slushies, juices and soft drinks.

Opening times: During Easter Week, every day from 10 am to 6 pm.
April, May, June, September, October, November and December only on weekends and public holidays, from 10 am to 6 pm.
July and August from Wednesday to Sunday, from 10 am to 6 pm.

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Cablecar Benalmadena

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The Benalmádena Cable Car is located next to the Tivoli World amusement park in Arroyo de la Miel, from where it takes you on a 15 minute ride to the top of Mount Calamorro, almost 800 metres above sea level, with fantastic views over the Costa del Sol.

At the top of Mount Calamorro visitors can enjoy the best views of the Costa del Sol, Sierra Nevada and, on clear days, Gibraltar and the African Coast from various viewpoints, walk along marked trails and appreciate the flora, or hike or cycle down to Benalmadena.

At the top there is also a presentation of birds of prey, as well as three refreshment points where you can enjoy hamburgers, sandwiches or salads.

Opening times: During Easter Week, every day from 10 am to 6 pm.
Until further notice, weekends only, from 10 am to 6 pm.

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Combined offers for the 3 Selwo parks Malaga

Selwo offers several interesting proposals for visitors who want to see all the parks or enjoy them an unlimited number of times.

Selwo pack
This is the combined ticket to visit the three leisure parks cablecar Benalmadena, Selwo Marina and Selwo Aventura. The price is only €39 per person, more than 40% discount compared to buying individual tickets for the three parks.

Bono Selwo Costa del Sol 2021
This option allows unlimited entry to the three parks cable car Benalmadena, Selwo Marina and Selwo Aventura for the whole of the 2021 season.

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