A km long seafront promenade with numbers of little shops, bars and restaurants. Enjoy an Italian icecream while you straw over the promenade of Torrox Costa.
The promenade of Torrox Costa is connected with various beaches such as Ferrara beach and Las Lindes Beach.
More about the beaches of Torrox Costa here.
At the lighthouse of Torrox Costa you will find the remains of the Roman settlement Caviclum.
The lighthouse of Torrox Costa dates back to the year 1864 and is 39m high (from the sea) and 26m (from the ground). The lighthouse gives out 4 light signals every 15 seconds which should reach 20 sea-miles. The lighthous of Torrox is one of the 6 lighthouses located in the province of Málaga.
The archaeological site Caviclum at the Lighthouse of Torrox is set to one of the most important archaeological sites of the province of Malaga.
The Roman ruins date back from the first to the fourth century A.C. The archaeological excavations confirm that this Roman town was an important production and export for the fisheries and agriculture. The Roman village was discovered in the early 1905 while realizing renovation work at the Lighthouse of Torrox. The part which you see today is composed of several rooms around a small atrium with impulvium (small water tank to collect rainwater). The floors where decorated with mosaics of which some remains are preserved. These mosaics are very rare to be found in such a excellent state of preservation. Some of them represent figures of deities and animals. A few of these mosaicsare exposed in the museum of Málaga and Barcelona.
In Torrox Costa there are various offices where they can offer you more detailed tourist information.
A list of tourist offices and information points of Torrox Costa :
Avenida de Andalucia n°7 "Edificio de Usos Múltiples"
952 53 02 25
9:00 - 14:00 and 17:00 - 21:00 (Monday-Friday)
9:00 - 12:00 (Saturday) ï»¿
9:00 - 14:00 and 17:00 - 21:00 (summer)
Information point El Morche
Promenade "El Morche"
You can reach the promenade of Torrox Costa by foot from the apartments in about 10 minutes.
Visit our online travel guide with tourist information about the Torrox and Nerja areas.