19 days in South of Spain Itinerary

19 days in South of Spain Itinerary

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19 days in South of Spain Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+3
Fly + train + foot + train:  35​h
1
Seville
— 3 nights
train:  45​min
2
Cordoba
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Ronda
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Granada
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Malaga
— 1 night
Fly:  34​h
End: Sydney

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.
Seville is known for sightseeing, historic sites, nightlife, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Royal Alcázar of Seville, contemplate the long history of Plaza de Espana, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and catch a live event at Plaza De Toros De La Maestranza.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville travel itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Seville is an approximately 35-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Seville due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect Seville to be a bit cooler, temps between 19°C and 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de Espana ©
Plaza de Espana
Seville Cathedral ©
Seville Cathedral

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take a stroll through Jewish Quarter (Juderia), don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba, then take in the pleasant sights at Visual Axes, and finally admire the striking features of Mosque-Cathedral of Córdoba.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cordoba trip planner.

Getting from Seville to Cordoba by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Cordoba can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Ronda.

Things to do in Cordoba

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Tours
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Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba ©
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba
Visual Axes ©
Visual Axes
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)

5
nights
Ronda

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Ronda is known for sightseeing, nature, historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at El Tajo, make a trip to Alameda Del Tajo, stroll through Reservatauro Ronda, and take a stroll through Old City.

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

Take a train from Cordoba to Ronda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December, daytime highs in Ronda are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Ronda

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
El Tajo de Ronda ©
El Tajo de Ronda

4
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.
Granada is known for historic sites, sightseeing, nightlife, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, admire the landmark architecture of Generalife, and make a trip to Carrera del Darro.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Granada itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Granada takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Ronda in December; daily highs in Granada reach 14°C and lows reach 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

1
night
Malaga

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 28th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Burriana, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of El Salvador, and then make a trip to Balcon de Europa. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and then get engrossed in the history at Alcazaba.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Malaga itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Granada to Malaga takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Granada in December; daily highs in Malaga reach 20°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Malaga

#Tours, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trip

Nerja
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Room Escape Games
Balcon de Europa ©
Balcon de Europa
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

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