about mijas

The Muncipality of Mijas

Mijas is the third largest community in Malaga province with a population of over 90,000 which boasts over 130 nationalities.

Mijas is the third largest community in Malaga province with a population of around 85,000 which boasts over 120 nationalities.

There are 3 Urban centres: Mijas Pueblo, Las Lagunas and La Cala. Mijas also has over 200 Urbanisations around its 150 square Kilometres of territory and around 14 km of beaches

What does Mijas have to offer?



Find out more about the mountains and wildlife of mijas from the link below.





There are amore than 30 Golf Courses along the Costa del Sol, and with almost year round sun, plenty of opportunities to enjoy them.


The Sea

With 14 Km of Coastline there are many opportunities to enjoy the sea, whether it is sailing or diving.


Social Life

Residents in Mijas have a very active social life with a fantsatic range of restaurants, wine bars, and night time venues. There are also a wide range of clubs, associations, and other groups to keep you and your family busy.



Although Mijas Municipality is not the venue for serious shoppers, there are excellent shopping centres within a few minutes journey, whether in Fuengirola or Marbella. Mijas does have several street markets weekly, however, and a monthly farmers Market.


Hill walking

For the more active, there are many kilometres of hill walking routes for all abilities. The more adventurous may tackle Pico Mijas as 1150m above sea level.