9 days in South of Spain Itinerary

9 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Malaga
— 1 day
2
Granada
— 2 nights
3
Ronda
— 1 night
4
Seville
— 2 nights
5
Cordoba
— 2 nights

1
day
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 28th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral, look for gifts at La Casa del Cardenal, take in the exciting artwork at Mahatma Showroom, then browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Central de Atarazanas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de San Juan Bautista, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Gravura Taller de Grabado.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Malaga attractions planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Malaga is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Vancouver to Malaga. In March, Malaga is a bit warmer than Vancouver - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
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Malaga Cathedral ©
Malaga Cathedral
Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro
Mercado Central de Atarazanas ©
Mercado Central de Atarazanas

2
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.
On the 29th (Fri), view the masterpieces at Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden, then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, and then view the masterpieces at Milenium Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Chocolates Sierra Nevada, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio Cartuja, then wander the streets of Albayzin, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally steep yourself in history at Royal Chapel of Granada.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Granada trip planner.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Granada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Malaga in March, expect Granada to be little chillier, temps between 19°C and 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Chocolates Sierra Nevada, Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Monasterio Cartuja ©
Monasterio Cartuja

1
night
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. de la Paz, then stop by ArtesamArt, then take in the views from Puente Nuevo, and finally view the masterpieces at Scott Simpson Fine Art.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Ronda trip builder tool.

Drive from Granada to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Ronda: highs are around 23°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites
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Scott Simpson Fine Art ©
Scott Simpson Fine Art
Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. de la Paz ©
Iglesia de Ntra. Sra. de la Paz
ArtesamArt ©
ArtesamArt

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.
On the 1st (Mon), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then stop by La Oleoteca de Sevilla, then take in the exciting artwork at Sorolla Art Gallery, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Antiguedades el Museo, then take in the exciting artwork at Un Gato en Bicicleta, then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Seville online road trip planner.

Drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

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

2
nights
Cordoba

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 3rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana, shop like a local with Sala el Potro, then don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba, then get to know the fascinating history of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), and finally look for gifts at El Collar de la Paloma. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and then hunt for treasures at Mercado Victoria.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cordoba day trip planning website.

Getting from Seville to Cordoba by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seville in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge

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