Mijas 30 km southwest of Málaga and with a population of 80,000 inhabitants, is the third most populous municipality in the province of Malaga. It has a vast area from the mountain ranges of Penibética to the Mediterranean.
Mijas Pueblo, in the mountain of Sierra de Mijas, is the historical center of the town where you can enjoy a ride in the mythical donkey-taxis, the charm of its entranced streets or tourist attractions like the old city walls with its defensive towers ( Four Torres Vigía built during the XVI to XVIII centuries against piracy, inside one of them there is a museum) the Roman road, the Virgen de la Peña Hermitage excavated in live rock by friars in 1548, the Immaculate Conception Church built on An old mosque in 1631, the gardens of the wall where you can admire breathtaking panoramic views of the entire coast.
The curious museum "The Wagon of Max" with miniatures and curiosities of half world is in the center of the town.
Mijas Costa and La Cala de Mijas make up the coast of the municipality with fantastic beaches and pine groves and numerous urbanizations with stunning sea views, as well as several golf courses, restaurants and beach clubs, not forgetting the Mijas racecourse where important competitions are held And equestrian shows and horseback riding classes.
In the 50's Mijas experienced a tourist boom and since then the real estate promotion and tourism and have been the engines of its economy, conferring multiculturality and making it one of the most important centers of residential tourism in Andalusia. If you want to buy a property in Mijas, do not hesitate to consult the extensive stock that Mediterranean Properties Marbella offers you in the area.