31 days in South of Spain & Madrid Itinerary

31 days in South of Spain & Madrid Itinerary

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Mijas
— 3 nights
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Granada
— 4 nights
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Nerja
— 4 nights
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Casares
— 2 nights
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Ronda
— 5 nights
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Seville
— 5 nights
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Cordoba
— 1 night
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Madrid
— 6 nights
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Mijas

Venture out of the city with trips to Eco Reserva Ojen (in Ojen), Rio Guadalmina (in Benahavis) and Marbella (Experience Box Spain & Playa Casablanca).

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mijas driving holiday planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Mijas is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Mijas can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Mijas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

4
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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.
Granada is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, cruise along TrikeTours, wander the streets of Albayzin, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de San Juan de Dios.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Granada trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Mijas to Granada by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Mijas, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Granada, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Neighborhoods

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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: Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, browse for treasures at Nerja Book Centre, tour the pleasant surroundings at Capistrano Playa, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Alberquilla.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Nerja trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Granada to Nerja in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Nerja can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Casares.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

2
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Casares

Casares is a town and municipality in Spain, located in Málaga province, in the autonomous community of Andalusia.Geography and demographyThe municipality has a population of 4,051, an area of 160 km². On the 13th (Mon), wander the wide-open spaces of Espiritu del Viento, then tour the pleasant surroundings at El Canuto de la Utrera, and then try to win big at Riding Fun In The Sun. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Tradicional Advocacion Santo Nino Dios de Gaucin, then hike along El Hacho, then make a trip to Castillo del Aguila, and finally do a tasting at Cezar Vinedos y Bodega S.L..

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Casares trip planning website.

You can drive from Nerja to Casares in 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Nerja in July: highs in Casares hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Casares

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wineries

Side Trips

5
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Ronda

City of Dreams

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: learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, take some stellar pictures from Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda, delve into the distant past at Baños Arabes, and explore the striking landscape at El Tajo de Ronda.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ronda trip builder site.

Drive from Casares to Ronda in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Casares, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Ronda, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks · Neighborhoods

5
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Seville

City of Towers

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: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and make a trip to Torre del Oro.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Seville trip planning app.

You can drive from Ronda to Seville in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Seville, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wineries

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Cordoba journey planner.

Take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville in July, you will find days in Cordoba are somewhat warmer (44°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites

6
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Madrid

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to Toledo (Casa Cuartero, Catedral Primada, &more). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, stroll around Parque del Retiro, and have some family-friendly fun at EXIT Madrid.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Madrid online trip builder.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Cordoba in July, expect nights in Madrid to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are little chillier, around 40°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

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