8 days in Andalucia Itinerary

8 days in Andalucia Itinerary

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Granada
— 1 night
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Nerja
— 3 nights
3
Marbella
— 2 nights
4
Seville
— 1 night

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Granada

Granada ©

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.
For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Granada trip builder.

Maspalomas to Granada is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Maspalomas to Granada due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Maspalomas, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Granada, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nerja.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure · Tours
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Gualay Aventura ©
Gualay Aventura
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

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Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Kids will enjoy Aquavelis Water Park and Torrenigma Escape Room. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de la Cala el Canuelo, kick back and relax at Capistrano Playa, Head underground at Fundación Cueva de Nerja, and explore the striking landscape at Cliffs of Maro Cerro Gordo.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Nerja road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Granada to Nerja takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Marbella.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

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Torrenigma Escape Room ©
Torrenigma Escape Room
Aquavelis Water Park ©
Aquavelis Water Park
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

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Marbella

Spanish Riviera

Once a village of humble fishermen, Marbella is now one of the most cosmopolitan beach resorts on Spain’s world-famous Costa del Sol, boasting swanky nightclubs, classy hotels, and expensive restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva del Gato, see majestic marine mammals with Velero Intrepido, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On your second day here, cool off at Aquamijas, cool off at Costa Water Park, then grab your bike and head to Bikestardo, and finally identify plant and animal life at Eco Reserva Ojen.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Marbella trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Nerja to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Nerja in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Marbella. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Marbella

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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Climbing Tours
Eco Reserva Ojen ©
Eco Reserva Ojen
Costa Water Park ©
Costa Water Park

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Seville

Seville ©

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.
On the 6th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Seville holiday builder website.

Drive from Marbella to Seville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Seville can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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