20 days in Andalucia Itinerary

20 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Athens
Fly + Bus:  9 h 45 min
1
Nerja
— 14 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Ronda
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
4
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Athens

14
nights
Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Change things up with these side-trips from Nerja: Competa (Los Olivillos, Church of La Asuncion, &more), Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba (in Almeria) and Ruta del Sol y del Aguacate (in Rincon de la Victoria). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa El Salon, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Molino de Papel, Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, and make a trip to Nerja Donkey Sanctuary.

Before you visit Nerja, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Athens, Greece to Nerja is an approximately 10- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Athens in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Nerja, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Velez-Malaga, Competa, Sayalonga, Torrox, Frigiliana
Highlights from your plan
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Playa El Salon ©
Playa El Salon
Playa de la Alberquilla ©
Playa de la Alberquilla

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the striking features of Royal Chapel of Granada, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and finally take a stroll through Albayzin.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Granada route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Nerja to Granada takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Granada are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Generalife ©
Generalife
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 25th (Tue), take in the views from Puente Nuevo, explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, examine the collection at Museo Lara, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de Santa Maria la Mayor, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Del Bandolero. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Roman Bridge, explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, steep yourself in history at Casa Del Rey Moro, then visit Old City, and finally walk around Alameda Del Tajo.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Ronda trip planner.

You can drive from Granada to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Baños Arabes ©
Baños Arabes
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo

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.
On the 27th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Royal Tobacco Factory, then contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

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Getting from Ronda to Seville by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Ronda in August, you will find days in Seville are a bit cooler (38°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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