7 days in South of Spain Itinerary

7 days in South of Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South of Spain itinerary planner

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Fly
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Cordoba
Drive
2
Nerja
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Marbella
— 1 night
Drive
4
Ronda
— 1 night
Drive
5
Seville
— 2 nights
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Cordoba

Pearl of Muslim Spain

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.
On the 31st (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Calleja del Panuelo and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba.

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Porto, Portugal to Cordoba is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Porto to Cordoba, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Porto in March, you will find days in Cordoba are somewhat warmer (22°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites

Nerja

— 2 nights
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 1st (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Burriana Beach, Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, then take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanico Detunda Cueva De Nerja, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museo de Nerja. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador, explore the world behind art at C.A.C. Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Francisco Hernández, pause for some serene contemplation at Convent of San Francisco, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ermita de Nuestra Senora de los Remedios, and finally steep yourself in history at Punta Lara.

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Traveling by car from Cordoba to Nerja takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Nerja, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Marbella

— 1 night

Spanish Riviera

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 3rd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia Mayor de la Encarnacion, appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenida del Mar, trek along Senda Litoral Dunas de Artola, then get to know the resident critters at Bioparc, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena.

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Drive from Nerja to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Marbella sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Marbella

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ronda

— 1 night

City of Dreams

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 4th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda, explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, then take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, then examine the collection at Museo Lara, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Del Bandolero.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Ronda day trip site.

Drive from Marbella to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Ronda sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

Seville

— 2 nights

City of Towers

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.
On the 5th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and then contemplate the long history of Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Seville visit planner.

Getting from Ronda to Seville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Tours