Málaga Botanical Garden “La Concepción”

The largest botanical garden in Spain and one of the most beautiful ones in Europe. It is a small gem with over 150 years of history, created by the Marquises of Casa Loring and later expanded by the Echevarria Echevarrieta family.

Málaga Botanical Garden La Concepcion in Malaga

Located at the northern entrance of the city of Málaga, just 5 km from the center, will find the Málaga Botanical Garden is a real living museum, surrounded by beautiful walks surrounded by nature, where peace and tranquility invade everything. A garden with more than three thousand species of tropical and subtropical plants which include more than 100 species of palms, bamboo and underwater plants.


Because of the vastness of the park, it is best to plan your visit ahead of time and take one of the pre-established routes it offers. Its different itineraries include: thematic gardens, jewelry design, a trip around the World in 80 trees, la Route of the viewpoints or the Forest path.


Old buiding in Botanical garden La Concepcion in Malaga

A stroll through the Málaga Garden in Malaga

The garden was the meeting place of Marquis, politicians, aristocrats and nobles of the time that came here to enjoy nature and to share a good time. Over the years, they built beautiful noble buildings we can visit today as the Casa Palacio, Casa del Administrador or Casa de los Cipreses and a large number of sources and Roman sculptures scattered around the park. It is always a good idea to hire the guided tours where they will tell you stories, details and anecdotes of the park and its founders.


During every Wednesday, in July and August, the park offers dramatized nocturnal visits that are a real spectacle, don’t miss it. The night lighting on the trees transforms this garden into a magical place. Through characters dressed in clothing costumes of the period, you will be transported to the Málaga of the nineteenth century; this is definitely a recommended visit.


Lake in Málaga Botanical Garden



Information about Málaga Botanical Garden “La Concepción”

Address: Camino del Jardín Botánico, 3 Málaga
Telephone:+34 951926180
Timetable:From Monday to Sunday from 10:00 to 18:00 h.
Price: Adults: 5.20 € – Children from 6 to 16 years: 3.10.-€
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