29 days in South of Spain Itinerary

29 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Islamabad
Fly:  18 h 45 min
1
Seville
— 4 nights
Train:  45 min
2
Cordoba
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Ronda
— 5 nights
Bus:  1 h 15 min
4
Marbella
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Antequera
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
6
Granada
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Nerja
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h
End: Islamabad

4
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.
Seville is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, explore the world behind art at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, and admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Seville planning site.

Islamabad, Pakistan to Seville is an approximately 19- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Islamabad in April, with highs in Seville at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Wine Tours & Tastings

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Museo del Guadameci Omeya. Exposicion de Ramon Garcia Romero y Jose Carlos V. Garcia, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Patios de Cordoba, then steep yourself in history at Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos, then take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), and finally make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba.

To find maps, photos, and tourist information, read Cordoba road trip planning app.

Getting from Seville to Cordoba by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seville in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Ronda.

Things to do in Cordoba

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

5
nights
Ronda

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, take in the dramatic natural features at El Tajo de Ronda, and learn about winemaking at Cortijo Los Aguilares.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Ronda journey maker site.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Ronda in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. In April in Ronda, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Marbella.

Things to do in Ronda

Tours Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Climbing Tours
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marbella: Malaga (Wine Tours & Tastings, Golden Tips, Tes, Cafes y Chocolates, &more), Adventure Rider Centre (in Mijas Pueblo) and Parque De La Paloma (in Benalmadena). There's still lots to do: get outside with Experience Box Spain, contemplate the long history of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, play a few rounds at Sunshine Golf, and let the kids burn off some steam at Intooit Kids Play Club.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Marbella trip planner.

You can take a bus from Ronda to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Antequera.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Tours Fun & Games

Side Trips

Malaga, Mijas, Mezquita de Fuengirola, Eco Reserva Ojen, Parque De La Paloma
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Adventure Rider Centre ©
Adventure Rider Centre
Eco Reserva Ojen ©
Eco Reserva Ojen

3
nights
Antequera

Antequera ©
When in Antequera, make a side trip to see Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana in Rute, approximately Rute away.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Antequera online tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Marbella to Antequera by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can take a train to Granada.

Things to do in Antequera

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana
Highlights from your plan
Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana ©
Penon de los Enamorados ©
Penon de los Enamorados
El Torcal de Antequera ©
El Torcal de Antequera

4
nights
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.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, stroll through Llano de la Perdiz, have some family-friendly fun at El Reino Escape Room, and contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Granada road trip planner.

You can take a train from Antequera to Granada in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Antequera in April since evenings lows in Granada dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Wine Tours & Tastings
El Reino Escape Room ©
El Reino Escape Room

6
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. Nerja is known for nature, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo, steep yourself in history at Punta Lara, contemplate the waterfront views at Río Chíllar, and admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanico Detunda Cueva De Nerja.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Nerja trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Granada to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Nerja can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Mirador del Cementerio Redondo
Highlights from your plan
Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo ©
Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Fuente del Esparto ©
Fuente del Esparto

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