10 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

10 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

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10 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Ferry + Fly:  13​h
1
Marbella
— 2 nights
Bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Ronda
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Nerja
— 3 nights
+5
Bus + Foot + Train + Foot + Fly + Ferry:  14​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Marbella side-trips: Malaga (Castillo de Gibralfaro, Puerto de Málaga, &more) and Puerto Marina Benalmadena (in Benalmadena). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Marbella Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, go for a stroll along the water at Puerto Banus Marina, and look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Marbella tour itinerary builder app .

Toronto, Canada to Marbella is an approximately 13-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In June, Marbella is a bit warmer than Toronto - with highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Malaga, Benalmadena
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Puerto Marina Benalmadena ©
Puerto Marina Benalmadena
Museo Picasso Malaga ©
Museo Picasso Malaga
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba

3
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, experience rural life at Reservatauro Ronda, examine the collection at Museo Lara, and pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ronda road trip planning tool .

Traveling by bus from Marbella to Ronda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Marbella in June: highs in Ronda hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Outdoors Wineries
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Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo

3
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. Go for a jaunt from Nerja to Velez-Malaga to see C.A.C. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Francisco Hernández about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Balcony of Europe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of El Salvador, explore the activities along Río Chíllar, and kick back and relax at Burriana Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Nerja online sightseeing planner .

Drive from Ronda to Nerja in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Ronda in June, you will find days in Nerja are little chillier (33°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

C.A.C. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Francisco Hernández
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar

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