27 days in South of Spain Itinerary

27 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Seville
— 2 nights
2
Cadiz
— 2 nights
3
Marbella
— 2 nights
4
Malaga
— 2 nights
5
Almeria
— 2 nights
6
Granada
— 2 nights
7
Jaen
— 6 nights
8
Andujar
— 4 nights
9
Cordoba
— 2 nights
10
Seville
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then admire the landmark architecture of Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Seville trip maker.

Manchester, UK to Seville is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Seville due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Manchester in August, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Seville: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Cadiz.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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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Cadiz

Cadiz ©
Cádiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): kick back and relax at Playa de la Barrosa, make a trip to Playa Victoria, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre Tavira, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Cadiz. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at La Caleta Beach, then stroll around Park Genoves, then take an in-depth tour of Yacimiento Arqueologico Gadir, and finally stop by Teatro del Titere La Tia Norica's.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cadiz trip tool.

You can drive from Seville to Cadiz in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Seville, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Cadiz, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Marbella.

Things to do in Cadiz

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Playa de la Barrosa
Highlights from your plan
Playa de la Barrosa ©
Playa de la Barrosa
Playa Victoria ©
Playa Victoria
Yacimiento Arqueologico Gadir ©
Yacimiento Arqueologico Gadir

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Marbella

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
On the 16th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, then take in the waterfront activity at Puerto Banus Marina, and finally wander the streets of Marbella Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Avenida del Mar, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then get outside with Experience Box Spain.

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You can drive from Cadiz to Marbella in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Marbella are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Marbella

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town

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Malaga

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 18th (Tue), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, explore the world behind art at Museo Picasso Malaga, then take an in-depth tour of Alcazaba, and finally take in the waterfront at Puerto de Málaga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, then explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Gibralfaro, and then contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Malaga attractions planner.

You can drive from Marbella to Malaga in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Almeria.

Things to do in Malaga

Wineries · Tours · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Room Escape Games
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba

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Almeria

Almeria ©
Almería is a city in Andalusia, Spain, situated in the southeast of Spain on the Mediterranean Sea. On the 20th (Thu), kick back and relax at Playa de los Muertos and then walk around Monsul Beach. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Almeria, contemplate the long history of Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba, and then find something for the whole family at Oasys MiniHollywood.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Almeria trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Almeria takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Almeria can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Almeria

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Playa de los Muertos, Monsul Beach
Highlights from your plan
Playa de los Muertos ©
Playa de los Muertos
Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba ©
Conjunto Monumental de La Alcazaba
Oasys MiniHollywood ©
Oasys MiniHollywood

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, and then contemplate the long history of Alhambra. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Albayzin, contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, contemplate the long history of Royal Chapel of Granada, then make a trip to Plaza de Isabel La Catolica, and finally make a trip to Carrera del Darro.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Granada trip builder tool.

You can drive from Almeria to Granada in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Almeria in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 22°C in Granada. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Jaen.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

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Jaen

Jaen ©
Jaén is a city in south-central Spain. Venture out of the city with trips to Cazorla (Centro De Visitantes Rio Borosa, Centro de Interpretacion de la Cultura de la Madera, &more), Baeza (Catedral De Baeza & Baeza Old Town) and Ubeda (Centro Historico, Sinagoga del Agua, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Fortaleza de la Mota, examine the collection at Museo de Jaen, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Ildefonso, and take an in-depth tour of Centro Cultural Baños Árabes.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Jaen online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Granada to Jaen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Granada in August, Jaen is slightly colder at night with lows of 19°C. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Andujar.

Things to do in Jaen

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cazorla, Ubeda, Baeza, Fortaleza de la Mota
Highlights from your plan
Jaén Cathedral ©
Jaén Cathedral
Fortaleza de la Mota ©
Fortaleza de la Mota
Centro De Visitantes Rio Borosa ©
Centro De Visitantes Rio Borosa

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Andujar

Andujar ©
Andújar is a Spanish municipality of 38,539 people (2005) in the province of Jaén, in Andalusia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Andujar: Parque Natural Cardena Montoro (in Cardena), Lopera (Castillo de Lopera & Iglesia de la Purisima Concepcion) and Ermita de la Virgen de las Veredas (in Torrecampo). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural Sierra de Andujar, Head underground at Cuevas de Lituergo, take an in-depth tour of Casa Palacio Ninos Don Gome, and admire the landmark architecture of Iglesia La Natividad de Nuestra Senora.

Start your trip to Andujar by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Jaen to Andujar in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 40°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can drive to Cordoba.

Things to do in Andujar

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Lopera, Villanueva de la Reina, Parque Natural Cardena Montoro, Ermita de la Virgen de las Veredas, Iglesia de Nuestra Senora de los Banos
Highlights from your plan
Parque Natural Sierra de Andujar ©
Parque Natural Sierra de Andujar
Parque Natural Cardena Montoro ©
Parque Natural Cardena Montoro
Cercado del Cipres ©
Cercado del Cipres

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba, visit Jewish Quarter (Juderia), then make a trip to Roman Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally get engrossed in the history at Calahorra Tower. On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Patios de Cordoba and then contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cordoba trip planner.

You can drive from Andujar to Cordoba in an hour. In September, Cordoba is somewhat warmer than Andujar - with highs of 38°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos ©
Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos

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Seville

Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise du Divin Sauveur and then admire the natural beauty at Casa de Pilatos. On your second day here, experience the excitement of Isla Magica and then steep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla.

For where to stay and other tourist information, read our Seville online visit planner.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Seville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in September, expect nights in Seville to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are slightly colder, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Isla Magica ©
Isla Magica
Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla ©

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