10 days in Andalucia, Tangier & Gibraltar Itinerary

10 days in Andalucia, Tangier & Gibraltar Itinerary

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Malaga, Spain
— 2 nights
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Marbella, Spain
— 1 night
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Ronda, Spain
— 2 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 1 day
5
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 day
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Granada, Spain
— 1 night
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Tangier, Morocco
— 1 night
8
Nerja, Spain
— 1 night
9
Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— Few hours

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Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Bajondillo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa La Carihuela, and then explore the galleries of CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Museo de Malaga, then steep yourself in history at Alcazaba, then explore the world behind art at Museo Picasso Malaga, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Malaga Cathedral.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Malaga trip website.

If you are flying in from Romania, the closest major aiports are Málaga Airport, Jerez Airport and Sevilla Airport. October in Malaga sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Torremolinos
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Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Playa La Carihuela ©
Playa La Carihuela
Playa El Bajondillo ©
Playa El Bajondillo

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Marbella, Spain

Marbella ©
Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
On the 5th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Cabopino Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de la Cala Mijas, and then wander the streets of Marbella Old Town.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Marbella holiday planning tool.

Getting from Malaga to Marbella by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Marbella are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Playa de la Cala Mijas
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Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town

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Ronda, Spain

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, learn about winemaking at Joaquin Fernandez Bodega, then learn about winemaking at Bodega Kieninger, and finally visit Old City.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, refer to the Ronda itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Ronda, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries · Neighborhoods
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Old City ©
Old City
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Bodega Kieninger ©
Bodega Kieninger

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, then admire the landmark architecture of Torre Giralda, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Seville trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Seville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Seville sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

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Cordoba, Spain

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
On the 8th (Tue), examine the collection at Centro Flamenco Fosforito, examine the collection at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then examine the collection at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Jewish Quarter (Juderia).

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cordoba online trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Cordoba are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
On the 9th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia De La Virgen De Las Angustias, and then take a stroll through Albayzin.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Granada itinerary site.

Drive from Cordoba to Granada in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in October, plan for little chillier days in Granada, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Tangier.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios

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Tangier, Morocco

Tangier ©
Separated from Spain by the Strait of Gibraltar, Tangier remains a mix of North African, French, Spanish, and Portuguese cultural influences.
On the 10th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Tangier Casbah, examine the collection at American Legation, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Petit Socco.

Plan my trip to Tangier with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of bus and ferry from Granada to Tangier in 7 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Granada in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Tangier, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Nerja.

Things to do in Tangier

Historic Sites · Museums
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Petit Socco ©
Petit Socco
Tangier Casbah ©
Tangier Casbah
American Legation ©
American Legation

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night
Nerja, Spain

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. On the 11th (Fri), kick back and relax at Playa de Cantarrijan and then kick back and relax at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nerja journey planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Tangier to Nerja in 7.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Tangier in October since evenings lows in Nerja dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to drive to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Nerja

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Playa de Cantarrijan
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Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo
Playa de Cantarrijan ©
Playa de Cantarrijan

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Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Gibraltar route planner.

Drive from Nerja to Gibraltar in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nerja in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 20°C in Gibraltar. You will leave for home on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Gibraltar

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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