12 days in Andalucia Itinerary

12 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Foot:  14 h 45 min
1
Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
4
Seville
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Zahara de los Atunes
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Atlanta

2
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 16th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Gibralfaro, admire the masterpieces at CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center, then see the interesting displays at Centre Pompidou Malaga, then get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Picasso Malaga. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa La Carihuela, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Bajondillo, and then don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Constitucion Malaga.

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Atlanta, USA to Malaga is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Malaga is 6 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Malaga can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Torremolinos
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Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro
Playa La Carihuela ©
Playa La Carihuela
Playa El Bajondillo ©
Playa El Bajondillo

2
nights
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 18th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Generalife, see the sky in a new way at Science Park (Parque de las Ciencias), and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas. On your second day here, visit Sacromonte, wander the streets of Albayzin, and then explore the historical opulence of Alhambra.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Granada trip planner.

You can drive from Malaga to Granada in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Malaga in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 17°C in Granada. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cordoba.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

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.
On the 20th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana, get to know the fascinating history of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally admire the striking features of Posada del Potro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): examine the collection at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda, steep yourself in history at Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, make a trip to Puerta del Almodovar, then see the interesting displays at Galeria de la Inquisicion-Europa Siglos XIII al XIX, and finally get engrossed in the history at Medina Azahara - Conjunto Arqueológico Madinat al-Zahra.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cordoba trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Granada to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in September, expect nights in Cordoba to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Palacio de Viana ©
Palacio de Viana
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba

1
night
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.
On the 22nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville holiday planning site.

Take a train from Cordoba to Seville in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Cordoba in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Seville, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Zahara de los Atunes.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

2
nights
Zahara de los Atunes

Zahara de los Atunes ©
Zahara de los Atunes is a village on the Costa de la Luz of Spain in the province of Cádiz and the autonomous region of Andalusia. On the 23rd (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Parroquial Matriz De Santa Maria La Mayor La Coronada, and then stroll through Playa de la Barrosa. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Nuestra Senora Del Carmen, examine the collection at Museo del Atun, and then kick back and relax at Playa de Zahara.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Zahara de los Atunes day trip app.

Traveling by car from Seville to Zahara de los Atunes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Seville in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Zahara de los Atunes, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zahara de los Atunes

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Iglesia Parroquial Matriz De Santa Maria La Mayor La Coronada, Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia, Museo del Atun, Playa de la Barrosa
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Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia ©
Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia
Playa de Zahara ©
Playa de Zahara
Playa de la Barrosa ©
Playa de la Barrosa

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