7 days in Santiago de Compostela & Costa del Sol Itinerary

7 days in Santiago de Compostela & Costa del Sol Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lagos
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Santiago de Compostela
— 1 day
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Malaga
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17 h 30 min
End: Lagos

1
day
Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): stop by Casal Coton, then view the masterpieces at Sargadelos, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela, and finally steep yourself in history at Praza da Inmaculada.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Santiago de Compostela trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Lagos, Nigeria to Santiago de Compostela is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Lagos in December; daily highs in Santiago de Compostela reach 13°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Malaga.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela ©
Cathedral De Santiago de Compostela
Sargadelos ©
Sargadelos
Casal Coton ©
Casal Coton

3
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Let the collections at Alcazaba and Ifergan Collection capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Gravura Taller de Grabado and Museo Picasso Malaga. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Malaga: Nerja (Nerja Book Centre, Burriana Beach, &more) and El Torcal de Antequera (in Antequera).

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Malaga trip app.

Traveling by flight from Santiago de Compostela to Malaga takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Santiago de Compostela in December: high temperatures in Malaga hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Nerja, El Torcal de Antequera
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Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Museo Picasso Malaga ©
Museo Picasso Malaga
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

2
nights
Ronda

Ronda ©
Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): do a tasting at Bodegas Cortijo Morosanto, look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda, explore by horseback at Paddock Paradise Ronda, then take in the exciting artwork at Scott Simpson Fine Art, then see the interesting displays at Museo Lara, and finally see the interesting displays at Centro de Interpretacion del Vino.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ronda trip planner.

Getting from Malaga to Ronda by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. December in Ronda sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ronda

Wildlife Parks Shopping
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Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
Scott Simpson Fine Art ©
Scott Simpson Fine Art
Museo Lara ©
Museo Lara

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