Holidays to Torre del Mar
Dating back to the eighth century BC, Torre del Mar has a long history of enjoying the seaside. Located just about as close to the seafront as possible, Torre del Mar is the perfect destination for a beach holiday in the sun. The local atmosphere makes you feel as if you are meeting up with old friends and the stunning scenery is some of the best along the coastline. Torre del Mar’s port is still up and running and it’s satisfying watching the dockers going through their daily routines. The town is a welcome change from many of the other tourist resorts nearby as it has an authentic and traditional environment that easily makes you feel right at home. So at home, in fact, many people decide to move over there on a full-time basis.
Go wild at a *fiesta* whilst at holiday in Torre del Mar
Whatever time of year you are planning your holiday to Torre del Mar, it’s almost certainly going to coincide with one of the many fiestas they celebrate throughout the seasons. February is devoted to the Carnival, the streets burst into life with colour and music and everyone comes together in a huge celebration that lasts for the whole month. During June the Feria Gastronomica takes place where local farmers, butchers, deli owners and restaurant managers all display their finest delicacies in huge marquees along the promenade. Torre del Mar gives way to the Maritime Procession of the Virgin del Carmen in July as the locals celebrate the patron saint of the fishermen. A massive parade waltzes through the town centre and the festival ends dramatically with a lavish firework display.
Make the most of your holiday in Costa del Sol
Holidays in Torre del Mar don’t need to spend in just one place. The fantastic location of the town along the Route of Sun and Avocado makes it a great starting place to explore the rest of the coastline. Torrox Costa, El Morche, Celta and Nerja are all within easy travelling distance making them ideal for day trips. For all destinations available in the Costa Del Sol, click here. If you have a bit more time to spare make the journey down to Malaga where you’ll find a few home comforts and a lively atmosphere. However you decide to spend your holiday to Torre del Mar, booking with lastminute.com means that you can have a better value alternative. With great deals to suit all preferences and budgets, you’re sure to find a Spanish holiday to suit you.
Torre Del Mar Travel Information
Spanish (English widely spoken)
GMT/BST +1 hour
2 hours 55 minutes