9 days in Andalucia Itinerary

9 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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9 days in Andalucia Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  4​h
1
Fuengirola
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Marbella
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
3
Ronda
— 1 night
bus:  2​h
4
Seville
— 1 night
5
Cordoba
— 1 night
6
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Nerja
— 2 nights
+2
bus + train + Fly:  6​h
End: Barcelona

1
night
Fuengirola

Fuengirola ©
An enchanting mix of tranquil beaches and urban atmosphere, the metropolis of Fuengirola remains one of the Costa del Sol’s most visited cities.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take a stroll through Los Boliches.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Fuengirola itinerary planner.

Barcelona to Fuengirola is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Fuengirola are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Fuengirola

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Adventure

Side Trips

Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, CAC Mijas, Calle San Miguel
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Castillo Sohail ©
Castillo Sohail
Los Boliches ©
Los Boliches
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, view the masterpieces at Galeria Municipal de Exposiciones, then take a stroll through Marbella Old Quarter, and finally look for gifts at eThnoPur.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Marbella online road trip planner .

Marbella is very close to Fuengirola. August in Marbella sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Marbella Old Quarter ©
Marbella Old Quarter

1
night
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 3rd (Sat): look for gifts at Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto, learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda, then delve into the distant past at Baños Arabes, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Scott Simpson Fine Art.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Ronda online tour itinerary planner .

You can take a bus from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. While traveling from Marbella, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Ronda, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries Shopping Wildlife
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Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): browse the exhibits of Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and finally get great views at Catedral de Sevilla.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Seville tour planner .

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Ronda, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

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

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night
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.
On the 5th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Sala el Potro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, stop by Tienda Gourmet Casa Pedro, then wander the streets of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), and finally steep yourself in history at Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Cordoba travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Seville to Cordoba by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville in August, you will find days in Cordoba are somewhat warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos ©
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, get a taste of the local shopping with Milenium Gallery, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Granada trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Cordoba to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Granada, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Milenium Gallery ©
Milenium Gallery

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. On the 7th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Museo de Nerja, make a trip to Balcon de Europa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Burriana Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nerja trip planner .

Drive from Granada to Nerja in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Nerja can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Nerja

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Torrox Costa Promenade
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Museo de Nerja ©
Museo de Nerja
Balcon de Europa ©
Balcon de Europa

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