Located to the west of Marbella, just before the small town of San Pedro de Alcantar, is Puerto Banus, one of the most luxurious marinas in the Mediterranean Sea. Tourists wanting to catch a glimpse of how the rich and famous vacation, should definitely head to Puerto Banus. Along the port, tourists will be able to see some of the most impressive yachts, while the streets are lined with expensive cars, exclusive restaurants and high-end stores. Puerto Banus is renowned as a playground for the wealthy, in fact the restaurants and the designer boutiques found here reflect their expensive lifestyle. Tourists who enjoy people watching will find this port area quite interesting and those visiting on a Saturday might enjoy visiting the open stall market, which sell a range of things including clothes, jewelry and toys.
Around 2 hours or more
Adults, senior visitors, young adults, families, children
The port area, the yachts, the fantastic designer stores
Muslim tourists requiring prayer facilities may not find it in Puerto Banus, however they will find prayer facilities in the city of Marbella. Al Risalat Mosque is the mosque frequented by locals and visitors to Marbella, tourists visiting Puerto Banus could either visit this well known mosque or ask the locals to direct them to a closer prayer facility.
Although the streets of Puerto Banus are filled with numerous restaurants serving a variety of cuisines, Muslim tourists may not find Halal restaurants in this part of Marbella. While the city is known to house a few Halal restaurants, locating them might not always be easy. Those visiting the mosque could get more information regarding the best dining options and its location.