10 days in Spain Itinerary

10 days in Spain Itinerary

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10 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Cordoba
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Malaga
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Palma de Mallorca
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Dubai

1
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 25th (Fri): make a trip to Paseo de los Tristes, admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and then admire the striking features of Alhambra. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Ermita de San Miguel Alto, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin, then steep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally soak away your stress at Hammam Al Andalus Granada.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Granada day trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Granada is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Dubai to Granada due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in March; daily highs in Granada reach 19°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cordoba.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Baths
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Generalife ©
Generalife

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 27th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Cristo de los Faroles, take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hunt for treasures at Mercado Victoria, stop by El Collar de la Paloma, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Hammam Al Andalus Banos Arabes, and finally don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cordoba online route planner .

Drive from Granada to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Granada in March: highs in Cordoba hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Malaga.

Things to do in Cordoba

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

3
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Malaga: Puente Nuevo (in Ronda), Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja & Balcon de Europa) and Bioparc (in Fuengirola). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, steep yourself in history at Malaga Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Gibralfaro, and stroll around Parque De La Paloma.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Malaga trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Malaga in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Nerja, Parque De La Paloma, Puente Nuevo, Bioparc
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Parque De La Paloma ©
Parque De La Paloma
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba

2
nights
Palma de Mallorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Step out of Palma de Mallorca with an excursion to Playa de Muro in Playa de Muro--about 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Mallorca, explore the historical opulence of Castell de Bellver, meet the residents at Palma Aquarium, and contemplate the long history of Sa Llotja.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Palma de Mallorca day trip site .

Getting from Malaga to Palma de Mallorca by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Malaga in March, with highs in Palma de Mallorca at 20°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Katmandu Park, Playa de Muro
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Catedral de Mallorca ©
Catedral de Mallorca
Castell de Bellver ©
Castell de Bellver
Palma Aquarium ©
Palma Aquarium

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