18 days in Andalucia Itinerary

18 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seville
— 2 nights
2
Cordoba
— 1 night
3
Ronda
— 4 nights
4
Marbella
— 2 nights
5
Nerja
— 3 nights
6
Granada
— 4 nights

2
nights
Seville

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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and stroll around Parque de Maria Luisa.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville itinerary builder site.

Monterrey, Mexico to Seville is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Monterrey to Seville due to the time zone difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Statue of Averroes, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and finally let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by train from Seville to Cordoba takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in January, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Ronda.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours · Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Food Tours

4
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get the adrenaline pumping with TopBuggy, walk around Alameda Del Tajo, take in the views from Puente Nuevo, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Ronda trip maker tool.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Ronda takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January in Ronda, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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TopBuggy ©
TopBuggy
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
Climbing Tours

2
nights
Marbella

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): get outside with Experience Box Spain, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, then explore the world behind art at Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares, and finally see the interesting displays at Automobile and Fashion Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, then take an in-depth tour of Museo de Malaga, then delve into the distant past at Teatro Romano, and finally examine the collection at Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Marbella trip website.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Marbella takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Marbella

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Malaga
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Museo de Malaga ©
Museo de Malaga
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Automobile and Fashion Museum ©
Automobile and Fashion Museum

3
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Explore Nerja's surroundings by going to Ruta del Sol y del Vino (in Sayalonga) and Torrenigma Escape Room (in Torre del Mar). There's much more to do: take in the local highlights with Jon Keo Walking Tours, stroll through Papagayo Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador, and explore the striking landscape at Paseo de los Carabineros.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Nerja trip planner.

Traveling by car from Marbella to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Marbella in January, expect Nerja to be slightly colder, temps between 13°C and 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ruta del Sol y del Vino, Torrenigma Escape Room
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Torrenigma Escape Room ©
Torrenigma Escape Room
Jon Keo Walking Tours ©
Jon Keo Walking Tours
Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja ©
Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja

4
nights
Granada

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.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin, test your problem-solving skills at Luna Escape Room, and look and learn at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias).

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Granada route builder website.

Drive from Nerja to Granada in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January in Granada, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Luna Escape Room
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Luna Escape Room ©
Luna Escape Room
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

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