8 days in Spain & Gibraltar Itinerary

8 days in Spain & Gibraltar Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 night
3
Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— 1 night
4
Granada, Spain
— 3 nights

2
nights
Seville, Spain

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.
On the 19th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Ceramicas Sevilla, then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally make a trip to Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol).

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Seville trip planner.

New York City, USA to Seville is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Seville due to the time zone difference. In July in Seville, expect temperatures between 91°F during the day and 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can take a train to Cordoba.

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
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

1
night
Cordoba, Spain

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 21st (Wed): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cordoba visit planner.

You can take a train from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seville in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Cordoba, with highs around 100°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Walking tours
Food Tours

1
night
Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar ©
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at O'Hara's Battery, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mediterranean Steps, then explore the fascinating underground world of St. Michael's Cave, then enjoy the sea views from Europa Point, and finally explore the striking landscape at The Rock of Gibraltar.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Gibraltar day trip app.

Traveling by car from Cordoba to Gibraltar takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Gibraltar, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Gibraltar

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Rock of Gibraltar ©
The Rock of Gibraltar
St. Michael's Cave ©
St. Michael's Cave
Mediterranean Steps ©
Mediterranean Steps

3
nights
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nerja (Fundación Cueva de Nerja, Off-Road Tours, &more). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Alhambra, admire the natural beauty at Generalife, skim along the rocks with Gualay Aventura, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

Plan my day in Granada using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Gibraltar to Granada takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. While traveling from Gibraltar, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Granada, ranging from highs of 94°F to lows of 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Nerja
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Gualay Aventura ©
Gualay Aventura
Río Chíllar ©
Río Chíllar

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