36 days in South of Spain Itinerary

36 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Start: Miami, Florida
Fly + Drive:  19 h 15 min
1
Antequera
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Nerja
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Marbella
— 7 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Ronda
— 9 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Cordoba
— 3 nights
Train:  45 min
6
Seville
— 8 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Miami, Florida

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 see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, 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 71°F and lows at 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Antequera

Parks Wildlife 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). There's lots more to do: Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, tour along fresh powder with Ski and Sea, enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe, and enjoy the sand and surf at Capistrano Playa.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Nerja sightseeing tool.

Traveling by car from Antequera to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nerja when traveling from Antequera in April, with lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive 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 Borrasca Experience and Adventure Rider Centre will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marbella: Los Boliches (in Fuengirola), Torremolinos (Playa La Carihuela, La Carihuela, &more) and Benalmadena (Puerto Marina Benalmadena, Garden of Eagles (Jardin de Las Aguilas), &more). The adventure continues: ride a horse along Ride Andalucia, identify plant and animal life at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, stop by Recuerdame, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenida del Mar.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Marbella journey planner.

You can drive from Nerja to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Marbella can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can catch the bus 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 Reservatauro Ronda. There's still lots to do: shake up your sightseeing with SierrAventura Ronda, step into the grandiose world of Palacio de Mondragon, take in the views from Puente Nuevo, and gear up at Cycleronda.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Ronda journey maker site.

You can take a bus from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in May, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Historic Sites Outdoors
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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.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cordoba trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Ronda to Cordoba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in May, and nighttime lows around 54°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, have fun at Parque del Alamillo, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and relax in the rural setting at Les Visites du Campo Bravo.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Seville day trip tool.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Seville in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Seville: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 58°F at night. You'll set off 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
Wine Tours & Tastings

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