7 days in Andalucia Itinerary

7 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Portland
Fly:  18 h 30 min
1
Marbella
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
2
Zahara de los Atunes
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Cordoba
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
4
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  19 h
End: Portland

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, then take a stroll through Los Boliches, and then take a stroll through Marbella Old Town.

Before you visit Marbella, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Portland, USA to Marbella is an approximately 19.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Portland to Marbella is 9 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Portland in September: high temperatures in Marbella hover around 82°F and lows are around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to drive to Zahara de los Atunes.

Things to do in Marbella

Neighborhoods Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Los Boliches, Butterfly Park of Benalmadena
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Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town
Los Boliches ©
Los Boliches
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena ©
Butterfly Park of Benalmadena

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nights
Zahara de los Atunes

Zahara de los Atunes ©
Zahara de los Atunes is a village on the Costa de la Luz of Spain in the province of Cádiz and the autonomous region of Andalusia. On the 9th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Zahara and then kick back and relax at Playa de Bolonia. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Plaza de Espana, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Palmar, and then kick back and relax at Playa de la Barrosa.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Zahara de los Atunes trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Marbella to Zahara de los Atunes in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Zahara de los Atunes sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Cordoba.

Things to do in Zahara de los Atunes

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Vejer de la Frontera, Playa de la Barrosa, Playa de Bolonia
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Playa de la Barrosa ©
Playa de la Barrosa
Plaza de Espana ©
Plaza de Espana
Playa de Zahara ©
Playa de Zahara

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Cordoba

Cordoba ©
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 11th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Palacio de Viana, make a trip to Patios de Cordoba, steep yourself in history at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and finally make a trip to Historic Centre of Cordoba.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cordoba itinerary planner.

You can drive from Zahara de los Atunes to Cordoba in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zahara de los Atunes in September: highs in Cordoba hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge
Historic Centre of Cordoba ©
Historic Centre of Cordoba

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nights
Seville

Seville ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally stroll through Casa de Pilatos.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville trip itinerary tool.

Take a train from Cordoba to Seville in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 63°F. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

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