14 days in South of Spain Itinerary

14 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Fly to Madrid, Train to Cordoba
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Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train
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Jerez De La Frontera
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tarifa
— 1 night
Drive
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Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive
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Ubeda
— 1 night
Drive
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Granada
— 3 nights
Train to Madrid, Fly to Los Angeles

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Cordoba

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
Visit Castillo de Belmez and Jewish Quarter (Juderia) for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Palacio de Viana and Roman Bridge. When in Cordoba, make a side trip to see Penon de Penarroya in Penarroya-Pueblonuevo, approximately Penarroya-Pueblonuevo away. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Tiered Gardens of The Alcazaba, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado Victoria, view the masterpieces at Sala el Potro, and stop by Tienda Gourmet Casa Pedro.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cordoba journey planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Cordoba is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and train. Traveling from Los Angeles to Cordoba, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 50°F in Cordoba. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Jerez De La Frontera.

Things to do in Cordoba

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Bodegas Tradicion, take in the exciting artwork at Ceramic Creative GresSierra, then pick up some local products at Mercado de Abastos, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Barrosa. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Pasarela del Litoral de Rota, then kick back and relax at La Caleta Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Cadiz.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Jerez De La Frontera trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Jerez De La Frontera in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April in Jerez De La Frontera, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tarifa.

Things to do in Jerez De La Frontera

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

1
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Tarifa

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.
On the 17th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Atlas Beach, look for gifts at Sailboards Tarifa, then head outdoors with Landsailing Tarifa, then get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Ensemble of Baelo Claudia, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Bolonia.

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You can drive from Jerez De La Frontera to Tarifa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Jerez De La Frontera in April, you will find days in Tarifa are little chillier (67°F), and nights are a bit warmer (57°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Tarifa

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

2
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Malaga

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 18th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get a taste of the local shopping with Mercado Central de Atarazanas, view the masterpieces at Gravura Taller de Grabado, then step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Gibralfaro, and finally shop like a local with Mahatma Showroom. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de San Juan Bautista, stop by La Carihuela, then take in the exciting artwork at Galeria Martin & Reich, then look for gifts at Vom Fass Fuengirola, and finally wander the streets of Marbella Old Town.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Malaga trip builder.

Traveling by car from Tarifa to Malaga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Malaga are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Ubeda.

Things to do in Malaga

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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 20th (Sat): admire the striking features of Palacio de Vela de los Cobos, stop by Forja Tiznajo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinagoga del Agua, explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Sabiote, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Pablo, and finally take a stroll through Centro Historico.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Ubeda road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Ubeda takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Ubeda when traveling from Malaga in April, with lows around 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Ubeda

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

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Granada

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica de San Juan de Dios and Iglesia de San Anton. Shop till you drop at Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden and Milenium Gallery. Explore Granada's surroundings by going to Fundación Cueva de Nerja (in Nerja), Sierra Nevada National Park (Santuario de la Virgen de las Nieves & Pico Del Veleta) and Chocolates Sierra Nevada (in Pitres). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio Cartuja, examine the collection at Palacio de Alcazar Genil, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and head outdoors with Arquenatura.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Granada holiday maker website.

Getting from Ubeda to Granada by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. April in Granada sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 47°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips