9 days in South of Spain Itinerary

9 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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Fly to Madrid, Train to Cordoba
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Cordoba
— 1 day
Train
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Seville
— 1 night
Drive
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Ronda
— 2 nights
Drive
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Malaga
— 3 nights
Fly

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Cordoba

— 1 day

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba, make a trip to Patios de Cordoba, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, then snap pictures at Roman Bridge, and finally visit Jewish Quarter (Juderia).

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Cordoba tour itinerary website.

Sydney, Australia to Cordoba is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Cordoba is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Sydney in October, expect nights in Cordoba to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Seville

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Plaza de España, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre Giralda, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Seville trip itinerary website.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Seville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Seville are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites

Ronda

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Mirador de Aldehuela, then explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, then snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, and finally see where the action happens at Plaza de Toros de Ronda. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda, then do a tasting at Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, then shake up your sightseeing with SierrAventura Ronda, and finally don't miss a visit to Ronda.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Ronda tour itinerary website.

You can drive from Seville to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Ronda sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Ronda

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Tours

Malaga

— 3 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Malaga Cathedral, stroll around Parque de Malaga, Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, then take in panoramic vistas at Balcony of Europe, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at El Torcal de Antequera and then stroll through El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Malaga vacation maker.

You can drive from Ronda to Malaga in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October in Malaga, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 19°C at night. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips