19 days in Spain & Gibraltar Itinerary

19 days in Spain & Gibraltar Itinerary

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Malaga, Spain
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Alhambra, Spain
— 1 night
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Ronda, Spain
— Few hours
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Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— Few hours
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Zahara de los Atunes, Spain
— 1 night
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Cadiz, Spain
— 1 night
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Jerez De La Frontera, Spain
— 2 nights
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Arcos de la Frontera, Spain
— Few hours
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Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
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Cordoba, Spain
— 1 night
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Jaen, Spain
— 2 nights
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Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
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Alhama de Granada, Spain
— 3 nights
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Frigiliana, Spain
— Few hours
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Malaga, Spain
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Malaga, Spain

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 28th (Sat), make a trip to La Casa Invisible, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia de Los Martires, then explore the world behind art at Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares, and finally examine the collection at Museum Jorge Rando. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Episcopal Palace, then get your game on at Prison Island, then head outdoors with Adventure Rider Centre, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo de Miniaturas Carromato de Mijas.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Malaga trip builder.

If you are flying in from Croatia, the closest major aiports 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Alhambra.

Things to do in Malaga

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

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Alhambra, Spain

Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Justice Gate.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Alhambra day trip site.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Alhambra takes 2 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Malaga in September, with highs in Alhambra at 31°C and lows at 17°C. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ronda.
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Ronda, Spain

City of Dreams

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 30th (Mon): take in the views from Puente Viejo.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ronda tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Alhambra to Ronda takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Alhambra in September: high temperatures in Ronda hover around 36°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Ronda

Historic Sites
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Gibraltar, Gibraltar

The Rock

A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Gibraltar travel route tool.

You can drive from Ronda to Gibraltar in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Ronda in September, you will find days in Gibraltar are slightly colder (30°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). You'll set off for Zahara de los Atunes on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Gibraltar

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Zahara de los Atunes, Spain

Zahara de los Atunes is a village on the Costa de la Luz of Spain in the province of Cádiz and the autonomous region of Andalusia. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Cala de los Alemanes.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Zahara de los Atunes trip planner.

Getting from Gibraltar to Zahara de los Atunes by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In September, daily temperatures in Zahara de los Atunes can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Cadiz.

Things to do in Zahara de los Atunes

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Cadiz, Spain

Cádiz is a city and port in southwestern Spain. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): snap pictures at Puente de la Constitucion de 1812 and then make a trip to Paseo Canalejas.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cadiz trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Zahara de los Atunes to Cadiz takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Cadiz can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Jerez De La Frontera.
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Jerez De La Frontera, Spain

Sherry Capital of the World

A culturally and historically rich city, Jerez de la Frontera is known around the world for the production of Spanish sherry.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Bodegas Luis Perez and Iglesia de San Miguel. Get out of town with these interesting Jerez De La Frontera side-trips: Playa de Costa Ballena (in Rota) and Chipiona (Humilladero & Santuario de Nuestra Senora de Regla). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of San Marcos Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cartuja de Jerez, examine the collection at Museo Arqueologico de Jerez, and learn about winemaking at Bodegas Lustau.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Jerez De La Frontera online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Cadiz to Jerez De La Frontera takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Cadiz in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in Jerez De La Frontera, with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Arcos de la Frontera.

Things to do in Jerez De La Frontera

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Arcos de la Frontera, Spain

Arcos de la Frontera is a town and municipality in the Sierra de Cádiz comarca, province of Cádiz, in Andalusia, Spain. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Monjas Mercedarias Descalzas and then make a trip to Palacio del Mayorazgo.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Arcos de la Frontera tour builder website.

Arcos de la Frontera is just a stone's throw from Jerez De La Frontera. In October, daily temperatures in Arcos de la Frontera can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Seville.
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Seville, Spain

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de los Marineros, steep yourself in history at Iglesia de la Caridad, then relax in the rural setting at Les Visites du Campo Bravo, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza de Armas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): learn about all things military at Museo Militar Regional, step into the grandiose world of Palacio de San Telmo, then make a trip to Puerta de Jerez, then see the interesting displays at Centro de la Cerámica de Triana, and finally make a trip to Plaza de San Francisco.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville day trip website.

Getting from Arcos de la Frontera to Seville by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Cordoba.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Museums
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Cordoba, Spain

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Almodovar, then examine the collection at Casa de las Cabezas- Patios de Leyenda, and finally don't miss a visit to Cairuan Street.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cordoba tour planning app.

You can drive from Seville to Cordoba in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Cordoba are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Jaen.

Things to do in Cordoba

Tours · Museums
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Jaen, Spain

Jaén is a city in south-central Spain. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Arco de San Lorenzo and Iglesia de la Magdalena. The adventure continues: walk around Parque del Seminario, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia del Sagrario, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Iglesia de San Ildefonso, and see the interesting displays at Museo de Jaen.

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You can drive from Cordoba to Jaen in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, Jaen is a bit cooler than Cordoba - with highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Jaen

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping
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Granada, Spain

Pearl of Spain

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 10th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monasterio Cartuja and then don't miss a visit to Plaza de San Nicolas.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Granada trip planner.

Drive from Jaen to Granada in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Granada sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Alhama de Granada.

Things to do in Granada

Museums · Childrens Museums · Tours · Wineries
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Alhama de Granada, Spain

Alhama de Granada is a town in the province of Granada, approx. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Pantano de los Bermejares and centro de artesanos alhama de granada. Change things up with these side-trips from Alhama de Granada: Ruta del Aceite y los Montes (in Periana), Loja (Los infiernos, Parroquia de la Encarnacion, &more) and Torreon de Huetor (in Huetor Tajar). The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Monumento Natural de Los Tajos, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Del Carmen, experience rural life at Caviar de Riofrio, and examine the collection at CENTRO DE INTERPRETACION ALHAMA DE GRANADA.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Alhama de Granada trip planner.

You can drive from Granada to Alhama de Granada in an hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Granada in October since evenings lows in Alhama de Granada dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Frigiliana.

Things to do in Alhama de Granada

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Frigiliana, Spain

Frigiliana is a town and municipality in the province of Málaga, part of the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): look for gifts at IlCalicedivino, then don't miss a visit to Casita de Informacion y Fantasia, and then get great views at Vista Panoramica.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Frigiliana holiday planner.

Getting from Alhama de Granada to Frigiliana by car takes about 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Malaga.

Things to do in Frigiliana

Shopping
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Malaga, Spain

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sacred Heart Church (Sagrado Corazon).

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Malaga online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Frigiliana to Malaga takes an hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Frigiliana in October since evenings lows in Malaga dip to 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites
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Spain travel guide

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Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.