5 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

5 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

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5 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

Start: Gibraltar
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Gibraltar

2
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Explore Malaga's surroundings by going to Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja & Balcon de Europa) and Benalmadena (Parque De La Paloma & Benalmadena Puerto Marina). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Alcazaba, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, admire the masterpieces at Museo Picasso Malaga, and take a leisurely stroll along Puerto de Málaga.

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Gibraltar, Gibraltar to Malaga is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In October in Malaga, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Benalmadena, Nerja
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Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Balcon de Europa ©
Balcon de Europa

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): do a tasting at Dona Felisa Winery, learn about winemaking at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, and then take in the views from Puente Nuevo. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda, wander the streets of Old City, then take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mirador de Aldehuela.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Ronda vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Malaga to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Ronda, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks Wineries Nature
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

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