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Malaga Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus Tour With Optional Walking Tour

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Key Highlights
  • Why Hop-On Hop-Off tours will save you time exploring a city
  • Discover Malaga at your own pace with the fun and flexible hop-on, hop-off tour
  • 20 strategically-placed bus stops cover all the city’s highlights
  • You can hop on and off as often as you wish to explore the best of the city
  • While on board informative audio commentary will ensure you don’t miss a thing
  • Visit attractions like Castle of Málaga, Contemporary Art Centre, Málaga Beach and Museo Carmen Thyssen
  • Upgrade your tour to include a Malaga Walking Tour which provides a perfect introduction to the port city
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?



    Your ticket is valid for 24 hours from first use

    Start time

    Hop-On, Hop-Off bus:
    Winter: 9:40am - 6:00pm, every 30 minutes
    Spring/ Autumn: 9:40am - 7:00pm, every 30 minutes
    Summer: 9:40am - 8:00pm, every 30 minutes
    A Full Loop of the bus takes 80 minutes
    Malaga Walking Tour: 11:45am to 1pm

    Meeting Point

    You can board the bus from any of the designated stops.

    Walking Tour: Departs from Stop 13

    Cruise passenger information: Walk to the closest City Sightseeing Malaga bus stop 7 La Farola, which is approx. 700m from the Malaga Cruise Terminal. This is an approx. 10-minute walk from the Cruise Terminal. Walk towards the Lighthouse; this is where the bus stop 7 La Farola is located.

    Ending Point

    You can get off at any of the stops

  • Overview & Itinerary
    Overview Discover Malaga at your own pace with the fun and flexible Malaga Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour. Your hop-on, hop-off ticket comes with 2 options – a bus tour and bus and walking tour.

    A hop-on-hop-off tour of Malaga is a great way to get a glimpse into the culture and history of the city. An exuberant city set against the sparkling blue Mediterranean, Malaga is both historic and brimming with modern life.

    Narrow old streets, leafy boulevards, lush gardens, ancient monuments, attractive souvenir shops and a great cultural life, are common to this Andalucian city. It was also the birthplace of legendary painter Pablo Picasso.

    Your ticket is valid for 24 hours from when you first board one of the buses. Your ticket allows you unlimited use, meaning you can hop-on and hop-off as many times as you like at any of the designated spots. You can also opt for an optional walking tour with an expert guide who will show you around the charming city!

    Upgrade your hop-on, hop-off tour to add a guided walking tour and discover the historical landmarks of Malaga and learn about the history, legends and traditions the city has to offer.

    Download the tour route map


    Hop on the bus at any of the stops to start the tour. On this Malaga hop-on, hop-off tour, you have the freedom to plan your own sightseeing itinerary. The stops cover all of Malaga’s main attractions such as the Castillo de Gibralfaro, Jardin Botanico and Museo Picasso among many others.

    Hop off at any of the stops to visit attractions of your choice. Enjoy panoramic views of the city as you are driven around Malaga and listen to audio commentary in 8 languages.

    There are 2 Hop-On, Hop-Off options that you can choose:
    • Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus Tour
    • Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus and Walking Tour

    The Hop-On, Hop-Off bus operates in two routes – the Red Route which goes through the major sights of the city, and the Green Route which extends the red route up to the Botanical Gardens and the Automobile Museum of Malaga.

    Some of the attractions covered by the hop-on, hop-off routes are:

    Museo Carmen Thyssen
    Centro Pompidou Málaga
    Castillo de Gibralfaro
    Contemporary Art Centre
    Plaza de la Marina
    Paseo del Parque
    Málaga Beach
    Castle of Málaga
    Museo del Automóvil

    You may choose to conclude this tour at any of the stops mentioned above as per your convenience.

    Optional Walking Tour:

    From Stop 13 of the Hop-On, Hop-Off bus, you can opt for a 1-hour Malaga Walking Tour with a bilingual guide (English and Spanish). During the walking tour, you will learn about the history, legends and traditions of the city and pass the remains of Roman, Moorish and Christian Civilisations. You will also stroll across the Picasso Museum, the Thyssen Museum and Larios Street.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions
    • Pre-recorded Spanish, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese and Russian
    • Hop-on-hop-off ticket valid for 24 hours
    • Bilingual guide (With walking tour option)
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Please note & Additional info
    Please note

    Your booking voucher can be exchanged for your Hop-On-Hop-Off ticket at any one of Malaga’s stops. Simply choose the stop which you wish to start from and present your voucher to the driver who will exchange it for a ticket that will be valid for 24 hours from that time.

    The route and times of the tour are subject to change

    Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Your voucher will be valid for 3 months from the date chosen at the time of booking.

    Buses have ramps and are wheelchair accessible.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.

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