Inhabitants: 88.752

History/Culture: Historical Centre, Bullring, Virgen de la Peña Sanctuary (17th century), Inmaculada Church, Arabian Wall, Donkey Taxi

Points of Interest: Old Town, La Cala de Mijas

Beaches: La Cala de Mijas, Calahonda, Playa Naturista de Playa Marina, El Bombo

The village of Mijas is over 400 metres above sea level. It is one of the most beautiful white villages of Andalusia. Mijas has a historic centre of Arabic origin with an ancient wall. From the wall up to its beautiful gardens and balconies this pueblo shows the best views of the Costa del Sol. Here you will find the perfect combination of art, culture and gastronomy. It also offers wonderful paths through the Sierra de Mijas and fantastic Mediterranean beaches. Next to Cala de Mijas - a small fishermen village - you will find one of the largest Golf resorts in Europe with three 18 hole golf courses. This fantastic location offers endless activities from hiking, cycling routes, numerous golf courses, paragliding and even a water park.