5 days in Iberia Itinerary

5 days in Iberia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Spain holiday builder

Make it your trip
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Malaga
Fly
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Santiago de Compostela
Drive
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La Coruna
— 1 night
Drive
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Pontevedra
Drive
5
Vigo
— 1 night
Fly
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Malaga
— 2 nights

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Malaga

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
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Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Malaga. In August, daily temperatures in Malaga can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. You will leave for Santiago de Compostela on the 8th (Sun).

Things to do in Malaga

Outdoors · Nightlife · Tours · Historic Sites

Santiago de Compostela

City of Stone

As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
On the 8th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Santiago de Compostela trip planner.

Getting from Malaga to Santiago de Compostela by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Malaga in August, expect Santiago de Compostela to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to La Coruna.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

La Coruna

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Tower of Hercules (Torre de Hercules).

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Drive from Santiago de Compostela to La Coruna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Pontevedra.

Things to do in La Coruna

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Pontevedra

Pontevedra is a Spanish city in the northwest of the Iberian Peninsula. To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pontevedra online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from La Coruna to Pontevedra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will leave for Vigo on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Pontevedra

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Vigo

— 1 night
Vigo is a city and municipality in the province of Pontevedra, in Galicia, north-west Spain on the Atlantic Ocean. To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Vigo driving holiday planning website.

Vigo is very close to Pontevedra. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can fly to Malaga.

Things to do in Vigo

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Malaga

— 2 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario de la Victoria, see the interesting displays at Automobile and Fashion Museum, then explore the galleries of Alcazaba, and finally don't miss a visit to Malaga Feria. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe, explore the fascinating underground world of Fundación Cueva de Nerja, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Malaga trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Vigo to Malaga takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Vigo in August; daily highs in Malaga reach 36°C and lows reach 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip