Parking spaces / Public transportation

We recommend that you travel to Las luces del Botánico by Bus Turístico Luces de Navidad or public transportation since only a LIMITED NUMBER OF PARKING SPACES is available around Jardín Botánico – Histórico La Concepción. Please note that the Las luces del Botánico ticket does not include public transportation.

Admission times

To allow you an experience full of atmosphere, the admission is limited for visitors per 30 minutes. Please show up at the admission time shown on your ticket and pass the entrance within the half hour mentioned on your ticket. Example: if you have bought a ticket for 6 pm, you can show up for admission between 6:30 pm and 7 pm.

The evening box office on site closes at 9.30 pm. The last admission to Las luces del Botánico and to the trail is at 9.30 pm. We kindly ask for your understanding that the security service will point out to the visitors still on the trail from 10.45 pm onwards that Las luces del Botánico will close at 11 pm.

Bicycles, motorbikes, scooters, skates, skateboards and ball games

Unfortunately, bicycles, motorbikes, scooters or skateboards are not allowed on the grounds of the Jardin Botánico – Histórico La Concepción for safety reasons. Please note that there is no parking for bicycles on the grounds. You can, of course, park your bicycle outside the premises.

Likewise, no ball games or similar that could endanger the integrity of the vegetation will be allowed.

Day tickets of Jardín Botánico - Histórico La Concepción

As Las luces del Botánico is a special event held at the Jardín Botánico – Histórico La Concepción, unfortunately, daily tickets for the Jardín Botánico – Histórico La Concepción are not valid.

Reduced price tickets

The following groups can enjoy reduced price tickets: 2 adults and 2 minors (family pack), people with functional diversity, students, over 65s and under 18s.


Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a responsible adult and must always be accompanied and supervised by adults. Children up to 24 months are free of charge.


Dogs are allowed. Dogs are welcome as long as they are on a leash and comply with the points of this regulation. Dog owners are only required to sign a consent form.


Smoking is prohibited during the entire route.

Food and beverages

Drinks and food are not allowed inside the venue. During the tour you will find a selection of Christmas specialities with delicious food and drinks. The gastronomic offer includes both sweet and savoury dishes.

Lost and found / Bulky objects

If you have lost something during your visit to Las luces del Botánico, we kindly ask you to send us an email describing the lost item.

No access with suitcases or other bulky objects.

Opening hours

Las luces del Botánico is open for you from 27 November 2021 to 09 January 2022 from 6:30 pm to 11 pm. During the following days Las luces del Botánico is closed: 24, 31 December 2021 and 5 January 2022.


Las luces del Botánico is a perfect destination for an excursion for family and kids also because of the attractive complementary offering. Little guests will be fascinated by a nostalgic children’s merry-go-round whilst parents can enjoy a hot mulled wine.


You are welcome to take photos of all our facilities, you can even bring a tripod, as long as these photos are not for commercial use.

We are pleased if you share the special atmosphere of Las luces del Botánico and your impressions with us on Instagram and / or Facebook under #laslucesdelbotanicomalaga.

Prams and wheelchairs

The round walk leads over uneven ground. Circumvents for visitors with wheelchairs or prams are provided, but still reflect the natural circumstances of a Jardin Botánico – Histórico La Concepción.

Public security and COVID-19 Hygiene Concept

With an increased security and steward staff as well as a professional admission organisation, we take the security requirements which have been tightened over the past years into due account on the basis of current standards as well as the hygiene and distancing recommendations (more information). In the interests of a quick admission, we kindly ask you not to take along large bags.

Ticket information / Ticket return

Children up to and including 2 years have free access to Las luces del Botánico. The children receive, however, a free-of-charge ticket so that the precise number of visitors can be checked. In our online ticket shop you also have the possibility to buy print@home-tickets. This means that you can buy tickets online until shortly before the event and take them along with you as a PDF on your mobile phone or as a printout. Tickets may also be purchased at the evening box office.

Tickets can only be returned, and the ticket price refunded, if the event is cancelled and/or rescheduled. If the event is cancelled and an alternative date is scheduled, you may return your ticket through the channel through which they were purchased. If the event is postponed, your ticket will still be valid for the rescheduled date. If you are unable to attend the event on the rescheduled date, you may return your ticket through the channel where it was purchased. Travel expenses will not be refunded if an event is rescheduled or cancelled. Management fees paid will not be refunded. In each of the above cases, the ticket price will only be refunded if the original ticket is returned; you will be responsible for the cost of returning the ticket. No refund is possible if the ticket is lost.

Ticket Offices

Tickets are available in our online shop, all other well-known ticketing outlets.


The trail (non-guided) is available as a defined route and is approximately 2,2 kilometres long. Depending on the duration of stay and breaks, it takes between around 1h 15 minutes and 1h 30 minutes. You can of course make breaks on your way, admire the fascinating lights extensively, take photos of this unforgettable evening or taste Christmas delicacies in the festively decorated inner courtyard. Toilets are of course available on the site.

Visitors with Disabilities

Disability accreditation card holders and their companion will receive a discount on the entrance fee. The disability accreditation card must be presented as proof of disability at the entrance area.


Las luces del Botánico takes place at any weather – including rain. You should be aware of this when purchasing a ticket. Any return of tickets in case of bad weather is unfortunately excluded as long as there is no acute danger for visitors. Las luces del Botánico is an outdoor event. Please think of weatherproof clothing and solid footwear.