18 days in Spain Itinerary

18 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: Asheville
+4
Bus + Fly + Subway + Train + Bus:  22 h
1
Nerja
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Almunecar
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Granada
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Ronda
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Cudillero
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
6
Madrid
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  16 h 30 min
End: Asheville

2
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. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): kick back and relax at Burriana Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Fundación Cueva de Nerja, thenadmire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico Detunda Cueva De Nerja, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios, explore the world behind art at C.A.C. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Francisco Hernández, steep yourself in history at Punta Lara, thenlook for gifts at DEGUSTA ANDALUCIA, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo de Nerja.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Nerja online travel route planner.

Asheville, USA to Nerja is an approximately 21-hour combination of bus, flight, and train. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Asheville to Nerja is 6 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Almunecar.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Velez-Malaga
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios ©
Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

2
nights
Almunecar

Almunecar ©
Almuñécar is a municipality in the Spanish Autonomous Region of Andalusia on the Costa Tropical between Nerja (Málaga) and Motril. On the 22nd (Sat), cool off at Aquatropic. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): examine the collection at Cueva de Siete Palacios - Archaeological Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa San Cristobal, thentake in the exciting artwork at Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden, and finally pause for some photo ops at Acueducto Romano.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Almunecar holiday maker.

Almunecar is just a short distance from Nerja. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Almunecar

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trip

Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden
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Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden ©
Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden
Acueducto Romano ©
Acueducto Romano

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.
Attractions like Alhambra and Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias) make great kid-friendly stops. Albayzin and Milenium Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: view the masterpieces at Reez, admire the striking features of Generalife, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and explore the galleries of Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Granada vacation planning app.

Getting from Almunecar to Granada by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Ronda.

Things to do in Granada

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

3
nights
Ronda

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 28th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Baños Arabes, visit Old City, see the interesting displays at Museo Lara, thentake in the dramatic natural features at El Tajo de Ronda, and finally shop like a local with Scott Simpson Fine Art.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ronda trip planner.

You can drive from Granada to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Ronda can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Cudillero.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Estepona
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Scott Simpson Fine Art ©
Scott Simpson Fine Art
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda

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nights
Cudillero

Cudillero ©
Cudillero is a small village and municipality in the Principality of Asturias, Spain. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Conjunto Etnografico de Teixois, thensee the interesting displays at Museo Molinos Mazonovo, and then stop by Antonio Diaz Bermudez. Keep things going the next day: trek along Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Silencio.

Discover how to plan a Cudillero trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Ronda to Cudillero in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Ronda in July, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Cudillero: temperatures range from 70°F by day to 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Cudillero

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Taramundi, Ruta Lago del Valle, Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira
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Playa del Silencio ©
Playa del Silencio
Museo Molinos Mazonovo ©
Museo Molinos Mazonovo
Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira ©
Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira

3
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, stroll around Parque del Retiro, thenshop like a local with Rio Creative Art Center, and finally hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Sierra de Guadarrama National Park, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then view the masterpieces at Cava Baja Gallery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid tour itinerary planning website.

Getting from Cudillero to Madrid by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. When traveling from Cudillero in July, plan for much warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 94°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 68°F. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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