21 days in South of Spain Itinerary

21 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Malaga
— 2 nights
2
Cordoba
— 2 nights
3
Seville
— 4 nights
4
Chiclana de la Frontera
— 2 nights
5
Ronda
— 4 nights
6
Granada
— 4 nights

2
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Malaga Cathedral and Castillo de Gibralfaro. Head to Mercado Central de Atarazanas and Ifergan Collectionfor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Marbella (Experience Box Spain & Marbella Old Town) and El Torcal de Antequera (in Antequera). There's more to do: make a trip to Puerto de Málaga and stop by Golden Tips, Tes, Cafes y Chocolates.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Malaga trip planner.

Manila, Philippines to Malaga is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Philippine Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Manila in April, with highs in Malaga at 26°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Malaga

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Marbella, El Torcal de Antequera
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Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro
Malaga Cathedral ©
Malaga Cathedral
Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town

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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 14th (Tue): look for gifts at Tienda Gourmet Casa Pedro, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and finally wander the streets of Jewish Quarter (Juderia). Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Nuestra Senora de Gracia, then don't miss a visit to Patios de Cordoba, then get engrossed in the history at Palacio de Viana, and finally make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cordoba trip planner.

You can take a train from Malaga to Cordoba in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April in Cordoba, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Centro Historico de Sevilla and Un Gato en Bicicleta. Head to La Galeria Roja and Sorolla Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, gain insight at Royal Tobacco Factory, catch a live event at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and snap pictures at Puente de San Bernardo.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Seville online trip itinerary maker.

Take a train from Cordoba to Seville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Chiclana de la Frontera.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Centro Historico de Sevilla ©
Centro Historico de Sevilla

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Chiclana de la Frontera

Chiclana de la Frontera ©
Chiclana de la Frontera is a town and municipality in southwestern Spain, in the province of Cádiz, Andalusia, near the Gulf of Cádiz. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Cadiz, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Zahara, then stop by Ya En Tu Casa - El sabor de Andalucía, and finally kick back and relax at Playa de la Barrosa. Keep things going the next day: browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Central, then contemplate the long history of Palacio del Virrey Laserna, and then kick back and relax at Playa de Bolonia.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Chiclana de la Frontera online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Seville to Chiclana de la Frontera takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Chiclana de la Frontera are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Chiclana de la Frontera

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cadiz, Palacio del Virrey Laserna, Playa de Bolonia, Ya En Tu Casa - El sabor de Andalucía, Playa de Zahara
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Ya En Tu Casa - El sabor de Andalucía ©
Ya En Tu Casa - El sabor de Andalucía
Playa de Zahara ©
Playa de Zahara
Playa de la Barrosa ©
Playa de la Barrosa

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Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Old City and Dona Felisa Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Puente Nuevo and Centro de Interpretacion del Puente Nuevo. Step out of Ronda to go to El Chorro and see El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: take a pleasant ride with Paddock Paradise Ronda, do a tasting at Joaquin Fernandez Bodega, contemplate the long history of Puerta de Almocabar, and look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda.

Make your Ronda itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Chiclana de la Frontera to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Chiclana de la Frontera in April, plan for little chillier nights in Ronda, with lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro
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Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
Old City ©
Old City
El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro ©
El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Alhambra and Mirador de San Nicolas. Explore hidden gems such as Royal Chapel of Granada and Natural Park Sierras de Cazorla. Change things up with a short trip to Fundación Cueva de Nerja in Nerja (about 1h 10 min away). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Monasterio Cartuja, shop like a local with Galeria Fotografica, take in the exciting artwork at Milenium Gallery, and take a stroll through Albayzin.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada trip planner.

You can drive from Ronda to Granada in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Ronda in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Granada: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Natural Park Sierras de Cazorla
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Monasterio Cartuja ©
Monasterio Cartuja

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