36 days in South of Spain Itinerary

36 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Antequera
— 2 nights
2
Nerja
— 5 nights
3
Marbella
— 7 nights
4
Ronda
— 9 nights
5
Cordoba
— 3 nights
6
Seville
— 8 nights

2
nights
Antequera

Antequera ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): identify plant and animal life at El Torcal de Antequera. On the next day, head outdoors with Penon de los Enamorados and then identify plant and animal life at Lobo Park.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Antequera trip planning tool.

Miami, USA to Antequera is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Miami to Antequera due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Miami in April, with highs in Antequera at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Antequera

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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El Torcal de Antequera ©
El Torcal de Antequera
Penon de los Enamorados ©
Penon de los Enamorados
Lobo Park ©
Lobo Park

5
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. Step out of the city life by going to Nerja Dive Resort and Paseo de los Carabineros. Get out of town with these interesting Nerja side-trips: Puerto de Málaga (in Malaga) and Granada (Generalife & Alhambra). The adventure continues: explore the fascinating underground world of Fundación Cueva de Nerja, kick back and relax at Papagayo Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of El Salvador, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Capistrano Playa.

To find out how to plan a trip to Nerja, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Antequera to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Antequera in April, plan for little chillier nights in Nerja, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Marbella.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Granada, Puerto de Málaga
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Nerja Dive Resort ©
Nerja Dive Resort
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

7
nights
Marbella

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.
Visiting Adventure Rider Centre and Ride Andalucia will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marbella: Benalmadena (Puerto Marina Benalmadena, Borrasca Experience, &more), Torremolinos (Playa La Carihuela, La Carihuela, &more) and Fuengirola (Los Boliches, Vom Fass Fuengirola, &more). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, go for a walk through Marbella Old Town, appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenida del Mar, and play a few rounds at Alcaidesa.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Marbella road trip planning app.

Drive from Nerja to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Benalmadena, Torremolinos, Fuengirola, Mijas, Costa del Sol
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Adventure Rider Centre ©
Adventure Rider Centre
Borrasca Experience ©
Borrasca Experience
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena ©
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena

9
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Get outdoors at El Tajo de Ronda and Cycleronda. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Merced Ronda, do a tasting at Dona Felisa Winery, and snap pictures at Puente Nuevo.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ronda trip builder website.

You can drive from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Ronda can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Wineries Historic Sites
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SierrAventura Ronda ©
SierrAventura Ronda
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda

3
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.
Cordoba is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), make a trip to Patios de Cordoba, and admire the striking features of Posada del Potro.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Cordoba trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Ronda to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Nightlife Tours
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Historic Centre of Cordoba ©
Historic Centre of Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)

8
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.
Fill the 23rd (Tue) with excitement at Isla Magica. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, relax in the rural setting at Les Visites du Campo Bravo, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Seville tour builder app.

Getting from Cordoba to Seville by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. You will leave for home on the 25th (Thu).

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Fun & Games Tours
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Parque del Alamillo ©
Parque del Alamillo
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

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