15 days in South of Spain & Madeira Islands Itinerary

15 days in South of Spain & Madeira Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Fuengirola, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Ronda, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
4
Santana, Portugal
— 2 nights
5
Nerja, Spain
— 3 nights
6
Granada, Spain
— 2 nights

2
nights
Fuengirola, Spain

An enchanting mix of tranquil beaches and urban atmosphere, the metropolis of Fuengirola remains one of the Costa del Sol’s most visited cities.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): get interesting insight from Tours and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then cool off at Costa Water Park, then cool off at Aquamijas, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Prison Island.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Fuengirola online day trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Fuengirola is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Riyadh in September, you will find days in Fuengirola are colder (32°C), and nights are little chillier (22°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Fuengirola

Tours · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Mijas, Prison Island, Climbing Tours
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Prison Island ©
Prison Island

2
nights
Ronda, Spain

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 4th (Fri), take a pleasant ride with Caballos y Vino, then take in the dramatic natural features at El Tajo de Ronda, then Head underground at Cueva del Gato, and finally stroll through Reservatauro Ronda. On your second day here, wander the streets of La Ciudad, then learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery, and then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Ronda trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Fuengirola to Ronda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Ronda sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Caballos y Vino ©
Caballos y Vino
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda

3
nights
Seville, Spain

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Plaza de España and Isla Magica. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and don't miss a visit to Torre del Oro.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Seville road trip planning site.

You can drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Santana.

Things to do in Seville

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Isla Magica ©
Isla Magica
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

2
nights
Santana, Portugal

Santana ©
Santana, short form for Santa Ana is a municipality along the northern coast of the island of Madeira, in Portuguese archipelago of the same name. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): head outdoors with Eira do Serrado, take a peaceful walk through Laurissilva Forest, and then trek along Pico Ruivo do Paul da Serra.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Santana journey planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Seville to Santana. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Santana. When traveling from Seville in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Santana, with highs around 30°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Nerja.

Things to do in Santana

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Madeira, Eira do Serrado
Highlights from your plan
Laurissilva Forest ©
Laurissilva Forest
Pico Ruivo ©
Pico Ruivo
Pico Ruivo do Paul da Serra ©
Pico Ruivo do Paul da Serra

3
nights
Nerja, Spain

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Kids will enjoy Aquavelis Water Park and Playa El Salon. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, tour the pleasant surroundings at Burriana Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Río Chíllar, and see Off-Road Tours.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Nerja holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Santana to Nerja. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Santana to Nerja due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Santana in September, plan for little chillier nights in Nerja, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Aquavelis Water Park
Highlights from your plan
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo ©
Playa de la Cala el Canuelo
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Aquavelis Water Park ©
Aquavelis Water Park

2
nights
Granada, Spain

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra.

Plan my Granada trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
River Rafting & Tubing
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

Similar plans

17 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM TURKEY September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 16 days in Madrid & South of Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 17 days in Spain & Morocco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 36 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM BELGIUM October, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: October, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 55 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 13 days in Spain BY A USER FROM FRANCE August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 5 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM GERMANY June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM BULGARIA August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in South of Spain BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in Barcelona & South of Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans