7 days in Marbella, Malaga & El Chorro Itinerary

7 days in Marbella, Malaga & El Chorro Itinerary

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7 days in Marbella, Malaga & El Chorro Itinerary

Start: Marbella
1
Marbella
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h
2
Malaga
— 1 night
train:  1​h
3
El Chorro
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Marbella

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marbella: Ronda (Mirador de Aldehuela & Museo Lara) and El Chorro (El CHorro & El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Marbella Old Town and take in the waterfront activity at Puerto Banus Marina.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Marbella travel route builder app .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Málaga Airport, Jerez Airport and Sevilla Airport. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can catcht the bus to Malaga.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Ronda, El Chorro
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El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro ©
El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro
Marbella Old Town ©
Marbella Old Town
Puerto Banus Marina ©
Puerto Banus Marina

1
night
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Museo Picasso Malaga, then explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, and then get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba.

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

Take a bus from Marbella to Malaga in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. November in Malaga sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can catch the train to El Chorro.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums Historic Sites
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Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Museo Picasso Malaga ©
Museo Picasso Malaga
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano

2
nights
El Chorro

El Chorro ©
On the 18th (Mon), wander the streets of Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village).

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the El Chorro route builder website .

You can take a train from Malaga to El Chorro in an hour. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You will leave for home on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in El Chorro

Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village)
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Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village) ©

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