Arroyo de la Miel village of district is now absorbed into Benalmadena but it is also a small modern town in its own right with its distinctive charm. It is a real hubbub of activity.
In the centre of town that you find the train station, which connects Benalmadena with Fuengirola and Malaga. The frequent train service is used by commuters, tourists and visitors to the Tivoli World entertainment park.
Just two minutes walk from the train station is Tivoli World, largest family entertainment park on the Costa del Sol and right opposite the entrance to Tivoli World is another favourite tourist attraction on the Coast – the Telecabina (Cable Car) which goes up to the highest point in the Malaga Province.
Arroyo de la Miel has many great restaurants and bars and there is a big choice of self-catering holiday apartments. This is also a real residential town with a working population, good shopping centre, post office, banks, etc. It even has one of the very few women-only Gyms on the coast, Corpobello, which is opposite a large municipal swimming pool.
You can also find the Butterfly Park here, next to the Buddhist Stupa Temple.