Mijas Spain is a charming traditional mountain village and municipality in the Province of Malaga Spain. This typical white-washed village, located on a mountainside about 1,476 feet above sea level, in the heart of the Costa del Sol region. The scenic views of mountains and greenery in the background of the village adds a unique charm to its locality. You will instantly fall in love with nice people, pleasant surroundings and alluring sceneries. You will find yourself looking at some fabulous museums, factories and historical places. The streets of Mijas are very tourist friendly, and are full of independent shops selling hand made local crafts and products.
Some of the attractions you will enjoy visiting Mijas Spain are Santuario de la Virgen de la Pena, Saint Sebastian Church, Iglesia de Immaculate Ermita de la Virgende la Pena, Conception, Casa Museo, Town Hall, Plaza del Toro, El Compás viewpoint, The bull ring, La Cala de Mijas – by the ocean of Costa del Sol and many others. It is the perfect family friendly holiday destination for a spot of Mediterranean sun. The Mijas Aqua Park in nearby Las Lagunas is also well worth a visit with the whole family. The economy of Mijas is primarily based on tourism, featuring local historical museums and many souvenir shops.