9 days in South of Spain Itinerary

9 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  5 h 45 min
1
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Malaga
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Ronda
— 2 nights
Bus:  2 h
4
Seville
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
End: London

2
nights
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.
Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Centro Federico Garcia Lorca, then get engrossed in the history at Archive Saint John of God Museum, then see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Max Moreau, and finally steep yourself in history at Palacio de los Cordova.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Granada travel route builder website.

London, UK to Granada is an approximately 6- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from London in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Granada, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla ©
Casa-Museo de Manuel de Falla
Casa de Castril ©
Casa de Castril

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nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): examine the collection at Museo de la Cofradia del Santo Sepulcro, see the interesting displays at Automobile and Fashion Museum, and then identify plant and animal life at Eco Reserva Ojen. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Teatro Romano, explore the world behind art at Museo de Malaga, then get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, then view the masterpieces at Gravura Taller de Grabado, and finally examine the collection at Museo del Vidrio y Cristal de Malaga.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Malaga sightseeing planning tool.

Traveling by car from Granada to Malaga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in March, expect Malaga to be somewhat warmer, temps between 23°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ronda.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Eco Reserva Ojen
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Eco Reserva Ojen ©
Eco Reserva Ojen
Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Automobile and Fashion Museum ©
Automobile and Fashion Museum

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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 19th (Fri): snap pictures at Centro de Interpretacion del Puente Nuevo, get engrossed in the history at Museo Del Bandolero, examine the collection at Museo de Caza, view the masterpieces at Scott Simpson Fine Art, then see the interesting displays at Museo Peinado, and finally surround yourself with nature on Paddock Paradise Ronda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Sierra De Las Nieves, look for all kinds of wild species at Reservatauro Ronda, then explore the ancient world of Palacio de Congresos de Ronda, then examine the collection at Museo Lara, and finally see the interesting displays at Centro de Interpretacion del Vino.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Ronda route planning site.

You can drive from Malaga to Ronda in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In March in Ronda, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Sierra De Las Nieves
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Museo Peinado ©
Museo Peinado
Palacio de Congresos de Ronda ©
Palacio de Congresos de Ronda
Museo Lara ©
Museo Lara

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Antiguedades el Museo, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija, then steep yourself in history at Casa Palacio de Las Duenas, then get engrossed in the history at Museo Musica Africana, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Seville trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Ronda to Seville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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