35 days in South of Spain Itinerary

35 days in South of Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South of Spain trip planner

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

— 4 nights

City of Towers

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Fieldwork Riotinto in Minas de Riotinto (about 1h 15 min away). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and head outdoors with Gloobo.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Seville travel planning website.

London, UK to Seville is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, Seville is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

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Cordoba

— 3 nights

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cordoba: Xtreme Gene Watersports & Waterski (in Almodovar del Rio), Rio Bailon (in Zuheros) and Iglesia de San Gil (in Ecija). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, get to know the fascinating history of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), admire the natural beauty at Tiered Gardens of The Alcazaba, and make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Cordoba trip builder website.

Take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seville in September, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can take a train to Antequera.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Antequera

— 5 nights
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Antequera: Horse Riding El Chorro (in El Chorro) and Los Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana (in Rute).

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Antequera sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Antequera takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in September, you will find days in Antequera are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Antequera

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Ronda

— 6 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gaucin (El Hacho, Lanas del Rio, &more). The adventure continues: do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda, tour the pleasant surroundings at Reservatauro Ronda, and ride a horse along Paddock Paradise Ronda.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Ronda trip planning tool.

You can drive from Antequera to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Ronda can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Parks

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Marbella

— 7 nights

Spanish Riviera

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marbella: Benalmadena (Parque De La Paloma, Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village), &more), Malaga (Wine Tours & Tastings, Alcazaba, &more) and Torremolinos (Calle San Miguel, Parque La Bateria (Battery Park), &more). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Experience Box Spain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Eco Reserva Ojen, take an exotic tour of Born to be Wild, and take a stroll through Marbella Old Town.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Marbella trip website.

Drive from Ronda to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Ronda in September: highs in Marbella hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Marbella

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

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Nerja

— 5 nights
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 these side-trips from Nerja: Competa (Iglesia de La Asuncion & Los Olivillos). There's lots more to do: test your problem-solving skills at Torrenigma Escape Room, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de la Alberquilla, and take in the local highlights with Jon Keo Walking Tours.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nerja road trip planning website.

Drive from Marbella to Nerja in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Marbella in October since evenings lows in Nerja dip to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

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Granada

— 4 nights

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Granada: Fortaleza de la Mota (in Alcala la Real) and Malaga (Rio Higueron, Sierras de Tejeda, Almijara y Alahama, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, visit Albayzin, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Granada trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Granada are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Wineries

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