9 days in Malaga & Gibraltar Itinerary

9 days in Malaga & Gibraltar Itinerary

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9 days in Malaga & Gibraltar Itinerary

Start: Malaga, Spain
1
Malaga, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
2
Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
End: Malaga, Spain

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Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Alcazaba, then explore the world behind art at Museo Picasso Malaga, then delve into the distant past at Teatro Romano, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Gibralfaro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Puerto de Málaga, contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at Parque de Malaga, then get great views at Mirador del Gibralfaro, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Guadalmar.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Malaga attractions planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airports are Málaga Airport, Jerez Airport and Sevilla Airport. In September in Malaga, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Malaga

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Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Museo Picasso Malaga ©
Museo Picasso Malaga
Puerto de Málaga ©
Puerto de Málaga

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Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar ©
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
Skywalk has been added to your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at The Rock of Gibraltar, take in nature's colorful creations at Gibraltar Botanic Gardens (The Alameda), wander the streets of Main Street, and don't miss a visit to Grand Casemates Square.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gibraltar trip planner .

You can drive from Malaga to Gibraltar in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Malaga in September, plan for slightly colder days in Gibraltar, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. You will leave for home on the 23rd (Mon).

Things to do in Gibraltar

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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The Rock of Gibraltar ©
The Rock of Gibraltar
St. Michael's Cave ©
St. Michael's Cave
Europa Point ©
Europa Point

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