Route & dates
15 days in Costa de la Luz Itinerary
Fly + shuttle + train: 5h 15min
Jerez De La Frontera— 6 nights
Drive: 1h 30min
Tarifa— 7 nights
ferry + taxi + Fly: 5h
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Jerez De La Frontera
Sherry Capital of the World
A culturally and historically rich city, Jerez de la Frontera is known around the world for the production of Spanish sherry.You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Las Playas de Canos de Meca and La Caleta Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Palacio del Virrey Laserna and Faro de Chipiona. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Jerez De La Frontera: Playa de la Barrosa (in Chiclana de la Frontera), Cadiz (Catedral de Cadiz, Torre Tavira, & more) and Conil de la Frontera (Oceano Surf & Cala de Roche). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museo Arqueologico de Jerez, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Jerez de la Frontera, make a trip to Feria del Caballo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cartuja de Jerez.
Plan my day in Jerez De La Frontera using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.
Lisbon, Portugal to Jerez De La Frontera is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Jerez De La Frontera due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Lisbon in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jerez De La Frontera: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Tarifa.
Things to do in Jerez De La Frontera
Cadiz, El Puerto de Santa Maria, Conil de la Frontera, Playa de la Barrosa, Faro de Chipiona
Wind Capital of Europe
As the southernmost point in Europe, Tarifa is famous for having the continent’s best windsurfing conditions, making it a well-known surfer’s paradise.Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ya En Tu Casa - El sabor de Andalucía and Vejer ArtesanIa. Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia and Church of San Mateo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Tarifa's surroundings by going to Vejer de la Frontera (Tienda la Solea, Vejer de la Frontera, Cadiz, Colmado Selecto Palomita, & more) and Zahara de los Atunes (Playa de Zahara & Playa Arroyo del Canuelo). There's lots more to do: learn from the experts at Kite Local School, get outside with Kite Funk, see Alex Pastor Kite Club, and kick back and relax at Los Lances Beach.
To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tarifa tour planning website .
Traveling by car from Jerez De La Frontera to Tarifa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Jerez De La Frontera in August, plan for little chillier days in Tarifa, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Tarifa
Vejer de la Frontera, Zahara de los Atunes, Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia