31 days in South of Spain Itinerary

31 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Entre Toros y Caballos. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural Sierras Subbeticas, wander the streets of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally stop by Meryan.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cordoba online road trip planner.

Frankfurt, Germany to Cordoba is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Frankfurt in August: highs in Cordoba hover around 43°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Entre Toros y Caballos, Parque Natural Sierras Subbeticas
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Walking tours
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Food Tours

5
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: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, take in the awesome beauty at Mulhacen, contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Granada sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Cordoba to Granada in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in August, you will find days in Granada are slightly colder (39°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). On the 8th (Sat), you're off to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Generalife ©
Generalife
Wine Tours & Tastings

6
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. Change things up with a short trip to Paseo Maritimo in Torre del Mar (about 32 minutes away). The adventure continues: see Off-Road Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Molino de Papel, contemplate the waterfront views at Río Chíllar, and stroll through Playa de la Cala el Canuelo.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Nerja online holiday planner.

Getting from Granada to Nerja by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Paseo Maritimo
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Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

4
nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Amaneceres, Actividades Ecuestres (in Estepona), Casares (Casares Cemetery & Riding Fun In The Sun) and Malaga (Santuario de la Victoria, Adrenaline & Extreme Tours, &more). There's lots more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Cala Mijas, contemplate the waterfront views at Rio Guadalmina, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Marbella day trip planning site.

You can drive from Nerja to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Malaga, Mijas, Casares, Amaneceres, Actividades Ecuestres, Rio Guadalmina
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Climbing Tours
Riding Fun In The Sun ©
Riding Fun In The Sun
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

7
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: do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, get interesting insight from Tours, shop like a local with Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ronda online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Marbella to Ronda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Marbella in August, you will find days in Ronda are a bit warmer (41°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
Caballos y Vino ©
Caballos y Vino

6
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: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and see where the action happens at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Seville trip planner.

Drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Ronda in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Seville: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Theme 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

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