6 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

6 days in Costa del Sol Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Nerja
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Marbella
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: London

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Fundación Cueva de Nerja, thenkick back and relax at Burriana Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Nerja Donkey Sanctuary.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Nerja travel planner.

London, UK to Nerja is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in March: highs in Nerja hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary ©
Nerja Donkey Sanctuary

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 10th (Tue), snap pictures at Puente Nuevo and then take some stellar pictures from Mirador Paseo Blas Infante. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Paddock Paradise Ronda, stop by Old City, thendo a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, and finally identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Ronda journey maker website.

You can drive from Nerja to Ronda in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Nerja in March; daily highs in Ronda reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Marbella.

Things to do in Ronda

Wildlife Parks Neighborhoods
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Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo
Old City ©
Old City
Paddock Paradise Ronda ©
Paddock Paradise Ronda

2
nights
Marbella

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.
On the 12th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Tabacalera Building, thenwalk around Parque De La Paloma, and then take in the waterfront activity at Puerto Marina Benalmadena. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Gibralfaro, get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral, thentake in the waterfront at Puerto de Málaga, and finally contemplate the long history of Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Marbella trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Ronda to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Malaga, Benalmadena
Highlights from your plan
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Puerto Marina Benalmadena ©
Puerto Marina Benalmadena
Puerto de Málaga ©
Puerto de Málaga

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