52 days in South of Spain Itinerary

52 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Seville
— 5 nights
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Cordoba
— 5 nights
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Antequera
— 6 nights
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Ronda
— 8 nights
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Cadiz
— 5 nights
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Marbella
— 7 nights
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Nerja
— 6 nights
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Almeria
— 3 nights
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Granada
— 6 nights

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Seville

Seville ©

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.
Get some cultural insight at Plaza de España and Wine Tours & Tastings. Get some historical perspective at Royal Alcázar of Seville and Basilica de la Macarena. Spend the 10th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Archaeological Ensemble of Italica, explore the world behind art at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, tour the pleasant surroundings at Casa de Pilatos, and wander the streets of Centro Historico de Sevilla.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Seville day trip planning tool.

London, UK to Seville is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Seville due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in October; daily highs in Seville reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Iglesia Colegial del Salvador ©
Iglesia Colegial del Salvador

5
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Cordoba

Cordoba ©

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Jewish Quarter (Juderia) and Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba. Roman Bridge and Casa de Sefarad will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Terra Oleum Museo Activo Del Aceite De Oliva (in Mengibar), Iglesia de San Mateo (in Banos de la Encina) and Castillo de Almodovar (in Almodovar del Rio). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba, see the interesting displays at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla Mudejar de San Bartolome.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cordoba trip planning site.

Take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Antequera.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge
Castillo de Almodovar ©
Castillo de Almodovar
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)

6
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Antequera

Antequera ©
Get in touch with nature at El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro and Lobo Park. Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcazaba de Antequera and Dolmen de Menga. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Antequera: Horse Riding El Chorro (in El Chorro) and Castle of the Star (Castillo de la Estrella) (in Teba).

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Antequera day trip planning site.

You can drive from Cordoba to Antequera in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Antequera, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Antequera

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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El Torcal de Antequera ©
El Torcal de Antequera
El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro ©
El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro
Alcazaba de Antequera ©
Alcazaba de Antequera

8
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Ronda

Ronda ©

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Step out of the city life by going to El Tajo de Ronda and Paddock Paradise Ronda. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Old City and Palacio de Congresos de Ronda. Change things up with a short trip to El Hacho in Gaucin (about 46 minutes away). The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, steep yourself in history at Murallas de Levante, make a trip to Arco del Cristo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Merced Ronda.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Ronda trip builder.

Traveling by car from Antequera to Ronda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Cadiz.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

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El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes
Paddock Paradise Ronda ©
Paddock Paradise Ronda

5
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Cadiz

Cadiz ©
Cádiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fundacion Real Escuela Andaluza del Arte Ecuestre and Iglesia de San Miguel. Discover out-of-the-way places like Playa de Bolonia and Catedral de Cadiz. Explore Cadiz's surroundings by going to Jerez De La Frontera (Bodegas Luis Perez, Rutasiete, &more), Playa de Zahara (in Zahara de los Atunes) and Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia (in Bolonia). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Playa de la Barrosa, don't miss a visit to Playa Victoria, stroll through La Caleta Beach, and walk around Park Genoves.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cadiz road trip site.

Drive from Ronda to Cadiz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Cadiz can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Cadiz

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Bodegas Luis Perez ©
Bodegas Luis Perez
Playa de Zahara ©
Playa de Zahara
Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia ©
Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia

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Marbella

Marbella ©

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.
Get in touch with nature at Born to be Wild and Climbing Tours. Step off the beaten path and head to Malaga Cathedral and Castillo de Gibralfaro. Get out of town with these interesting Marbella side-trips: Malaga (Iglesia de Santiago, Teatro Romano, &more), La Carihuela (in Torremolinos) and Riding Fun In The Sun (in Casares). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Marbella Old Town, take in the awesome beauty at La Concha, get outside with Experience Box Spain, and visit Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village).

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Marbella visit planner.

Drive from Cadiz to Marbella in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Marbella

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro
Malaga Cathedral ©
Malaga Cathedral
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena ©
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena

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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. Take a break from the city and head to Fundación Cueva de Nerja and Los Olivillos. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios and Centro Historico de Canillas de Aceituno. Explore Nerja's surroundings by going to Velez-Malaga (Teatro del Carmen, Iglesia de Santa Maria de la Encarnacion, &more) and Tirolina de Comares (in Comares). And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Balcony of Europe, enjoy the sand and surf at Capistrano Playa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Juan Bautista, and stroll through Papagayo Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nerja day trip planning tool.

Getting from Marbella to Nerja by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Marbella in November, things will get a bit cooler in Nerja: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Almeria.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar
Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios ©
Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios

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Almeria

Almeria ©
Almería is a city in Andalusia, Spain, situated in the southeast of Spain on the Mediterranean Sea. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park and Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba. Get outdoors at Camelus and Playa de los Muertos. Change things up with these side-trips from Almeria: RollingAlmeria (in San Jose), Cactus Nijar (in Nijar) and Sea & Sun Diving Center (in La Isleta). Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at Museo Refugio de la Guerra Civil and view the masterpieces at Arte21 Almeria.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Almeria vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Almeria takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Nerja in November, things will get a bit warmer in Almeria: highs are around 24°C and lows about 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Almeria

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park ©
Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park
Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba ©
Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba
Playa de los Muertos ©
Playa de los Muertos

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Granada

Granada ©

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Alhambra and Royal Chapel of Granada. Step off the beaten path and head to Jaén Cathedral and Saint Jerome Monastery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Granada: Sinagoga del Agua (in Ubeda) and Natural Park Sierras de Cazorla (in Cazorla). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and steep yourself in history at Court of the Lions.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Granada trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Almeria to Granada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Almeria in November, things will get little chillier in Granada: highs are around 19°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Jaén Cathedral ©
Jaén Cathedral

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