Puerto Banús is internationally renowned for its luxury and the range of water sports on offer.  Choose between taking a trip on a luxury yacht, partaking in a little dolphin watching and hiring jet skis, in addition to other activities.

If you’d like to become an expert in your favourite water sport, there are schools to perfect your techniques in both Marbella and Puerto Banús. You can also hire yachts or join groups and participate in activities that offer you the opportunity of discovering Marbella’s spectacular natural surroundings.

Water sports experiences around Puerto Banús and Marbella

Below, we have selected a few water sports and activities that you can enjoy around Puerto Banús, offering you to opportunity to have fun and discover this picturesque part of the Costa del Sol.

Jet skis

Do you like driving? If you dare get on a jet ski, you’re sure to have an unforgettable experience. Jet skis are lightweight vessels and are driven in a similar way to scooters and motorbikes on dry land. Jet skis have been designed in such a way that the driver can steer it in different positions: sat down, stood up or kneeling down.

Scuba diving

Scuba diving offers you the opportunity to discover the sea and beaches from a completely different perspective, Diving is a wholly interesting experience. Thanks to companies dedicated to this sport, you can consult a professional and discover the underwater world whilst on a dive. We particularly recommend going on a night dive and enjoying the marine fauna and flora.


Flyboarding is today’s most fashionable water sport. As part of this activity, you’ll enjoy sensations you’ve never experienced. Travel on a board that is propelled by pressurised jets of water connected to a jet ski. The advantage of this water sport is that you need no prior experience; it’s very easy to learn and once you’ve got the hang of it, you can try your hand at stunts.

Boat trips

A boat trip is the perfect way to enjoy an unforgettable experience whilst taking in the coastline. Imagine jumping into the crystal clear sea, leaving the packed beaches behind you and spotting sunfish or looking out for dolphins. What more could you ask for?


Looking to get off the ground in Puerto Banús and Marbella? Then kitesurfing is the perfect sport for you; this sport offers you the opportunity to surf using a kite and skim over the water whilst soaring in the wind. Discover everything you need to know about this activity at one of the schools you’ll find in the area. Let’s go!

Have you taken note of all these options? After getting involved in all or some of these water sports, you’ll need to rest up. Looking for a hotel in Puerto Banús? We look forward to seeing you at Benabola, where you can recharge your batteries and enjoy our massage service or Sky Lounge terrace for the perfect end to your day.

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