6 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

6 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

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Start: North Berwick, Scotland
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
1
Mijas
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Malaga
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
End: North Berwick, Scotland

1
night
Mijas

Mijas ©
Legends Bar La Cala has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take in a show at Legends Bar La Cala, then get engrossed in the history at Archivo Historico Municipal de Mijas, then walk around Parque De La Paloma, and finally steep yourself in history at Centro de Artes Mijas.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mijas day trip website.

North Berwick, UK to Mijas is an approximately 8- hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from North Berwick to Mijas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from North Berwick in December: high temperatures in Mijas hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Mijas

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums

Side Trip

Parque De La Paloma
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Legends Bar La Cala ©
Legends Bar La Cala
Parque De La Paloma ©
Parque De La Paloma
Centro de Artes Mijas ©
Centro de Artes Mijas

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): get great views at Mirador de Aldehuela, explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, then take in the views from Puente Nuevo, and finally stop by Old City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Mirador Paseo Blas Infante, learn about winemaking at Dona Felisa Winery, do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, do a tasting at Cortijo Los Aguilares, then admire the local landmark of Fuente de los Ocho Canos, and finally steep yourself in history at Puente Viejo.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Ronda trip planner.

Drive from Mijas to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Mijas in December since evenings lows in Ronda dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Ronda

Wineries Parks Neighborhoods
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Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
Old City ©
Old City

2
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de la Victoria, then take in panoramic vistas at Balcony of Europe, then explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Gibralfaro, and finally contemplate the long history of Alcazaba. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Automobile and Fashion Museum, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then take in the waterfront at Puerto de Málaga.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Malaga online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Ronda to Malaga in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Balcony of Europe
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Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Balcony of Europe ©
Balcony of Europe
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