9 days in Andalucia Itinerary

9 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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9 days in Andalucia Itinerary

Start: Madrid
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Granada
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Cordoba
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Seville
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
End: Madrid

2
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center and Teatro Romano. Dolmen de Menga and Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Malaga's surroundings by going to Bodegas Bentomiz (in Sayalonga) and Dona Felisa Winery (in Ronda). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Alcazaba, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Malaga, see the interesting displays at Colección del Museo Ruso, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de la Victoria.

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Madrid to Malaga is an approximately 2.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Madrid in February: high temperatures in Malaga hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Museos del aguardiente anisado de Rute y Espana, Bodegas Bentomiz, Dolmen de Menga, Dona Felisa Winery
Highlights from your plan
Dolmen de Menga ©
Dolmen de Menga
CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center ©
CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center

1
night
Granada

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.
On the 22nd (Sat), see the interesting displays at Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, then take an in-depth tour of Archive Saint John of God Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Granada tour planning tool .

You can drive from Malaga to Granada in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Malaga in February; daily highs in Granada reach 14°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cordoba.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla ©
Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir, see the interesting displays at Centro Flamenco Fosforito, take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), then see the interesting displays at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda, and finally contemplate the long history of Molino de la Albolafia.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cordoba trip planner.

Drive from Granada to Cordoba in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Granada in February, you will find days in Cordoba are somewhat warmer (19°C), and nights are about the same (5°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir ©
Parroquia de San Lorenzo Mártir
Centro Flamenco Fosforito ©
Centro Flamenco Fosforito

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Plaza de España, then take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the waterfront at Muelle de las Carabelas, delve into the distant past at Archaeological Ensemble of Italica, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Colegiata de Osuna.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville trip maker .

Getting from Cordoba to Seville by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Colegiata de Osuna, Muelle de las Carabelas, Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Muelle de las Carabelas ©
Muelle de las Carabelas

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