11 days in Andalucia Itinerary

11 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  16 h 45 min
1
Ubeda
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Malaga
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
4
Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
5
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Newark

1
night
Ubeda

Ubeda ©
Úbeda is a town in the province of Jaén in Spain's autonomous community of Andalusia, with some 36,025 inhabitants. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinagoga del Agua, thenexplore the historical opulence of Palace of the Marques de la Rambla, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Nicolas, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Jodar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): examine the collection at Terra Oleum Museo Activo Del Aceite De Oliva, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jaén Cathedral, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Bartolome, and finally take an in-depth tour of Centro Cultural Baños Árabes.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Ubeda road trip planner.

Newark, USA to Ubeda is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ubeda when traveling from Newark in September, with lows around 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ubeda

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Jaen, Castillo de Jodar, Terra Oleum Museo Activo Del Aceite De Oliva
Highlights from your plan
Jaén Cathedral ©
Jaén Cathedral
Sinagoga del Agua ©
Sinagoga del Agua
Terra Oleum Museo Activo Del Aceite De Oliva ©

1
night
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.
On the 16th (Sun), get curious at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias), thensteep yourself in history at Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Granada online holiday planner.

You can drive from Ubeda to Granada in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September in Granada, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias) ©
Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias)
Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla ©
Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla

3
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Castillo de Gibralfaro and Castillo de Colomares will appeal to history buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Marbella Old Town and Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Malaga: Torremolinos (La Carihuela & Calle San Miguel), Bioparc (in Fuengirola) and Benalmadena (Butterfly Park of Benalmadena & Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village)). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Automobile and Fashion Museum, make a trip to Plaza de la Constitucion Malaga, and explore the world behind art at Museo Carmen Thyssen Malaga.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Malaga trip planner.

Traveling by car from Granada to Malaga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Malaga, with lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Malaga

Neighborhoods Museums Parks

Side Trips

Benalmadena, Torremolinos, Marbella Old Town, Bioparc
Highlights from your plan
Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town
Automobile and Fashion Museum ©
Automobile and Fashion Museum
Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba, snap pictures at Roman Bridge, thenget engrossed in the history at Medina Azahara - Conjunto Arqueológico Madinat al-Zahra, and finally take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla Mudejar de San Bartolome, get engrossed in the history at Museo Arqueologico de Cordoba, thentake an in-depth tour of Calahorra Tower, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Calleja de las Flores.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cordoba trip itinerary tool.

Take a train from Malaga to Cordoba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Malaga in September, expect nights in Cordoba to be slightly colder, around 62°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 91°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge
Palacio de Viana ©
Palacio de Viana

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, thendon't miss a visit to Torre del Oro, thencatch a live event at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica de la Macarena. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Casa de Pilatos, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Colegial del Salvador, and then delve into the distant past at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Seville takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in September, you will find days in Seville are slightly colder (83°F), and nights are about the same (63°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
Highlights from your plan
Iglesia Colegial del Salvador ©
Iglesia Colegial del Salvador
Basilica de la Macarena ©
Basilica de la Macarena
Archaeological Ensemble of Italica ©
Archaeological Ensemble of Italica

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