13 days in South of Spain Itinerary

13 days in South of Spain Itinerary

Created using Inspirock South of Spain trip itinerary planner

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Fly
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Cordoba
— 1 night
Train
2
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Chiclana de la Frontera
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Tarifa
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Granada
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Torremolinos
— 2 nights
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Cordoba

— 1 night

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 3rd (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Sala el Potro, take in the views from Roman Bridge, hunt for treasures at Mercado Victoria, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, and finally don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana, then look for gifts at Ana Martina, then don't miss a visit to Calleja de las Flores, and finally look for gifts at Meryan.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Cordoba tour planner.

Toronto, Canada to Cordoba is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Cordoba. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in September: highs in Cordoba hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 4:

Seville

— 2 nights

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 5th (Wed), admire the striking features of Plaza de España, then contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then steep yourself in history at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica de la Macarena. On the next day, stop by Sangrespanola, look for gifts at Las Moradas, Artesania Andalusi, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Seville driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Cordoba to Seville in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in September, expect nights in Seville to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are little chillier, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Chiclana de la Frontera.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 6:

Chiclana de la Frontera

— 2 nights
Chiclana de la Frontera is a town and municipality in southwestern Spain, in the province of Cádiz, Andalusia, near the Gulf of Cádiz. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa El Palmar, stop by Colmado Selecto Palomita, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de la Barrosa. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Playa de Castilnovo and then kick back and relax at Cala Encendida.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Chiclana de la Frontera trip planner.

Drive from Seville to Chiclana de la Frontera in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tarifa.

Things to do in Chiclana de la Frontera

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:

Tarifa

— 2 nights

Wind Capital of Europe

As the southernmost point in Europe, Tarifa is famous for having the continent’s best windsurfing conditions, making it a well-known surfer’s paradise.
On the 9th (Sun), kick back and relax at Playa Arroyo del Canuelo and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Bolonia. On your second day here, take in the exciting artwork at Atlas Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Zahara, then head outdoors with Landsailing Tarifa, and finally stop by Sailboards Tarifa.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Tarifa trip maker app.

Getting from Chiclana de la Frontera to Tarifa by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. September in Tarifa sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Tarifa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 8 — 10:

Granada

— 2 nights

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 11th (Tue), stop by Munira Leather, then admire the masterpieces at Tienda Souvenirs La Alborea, then take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, and finally steep yourself in history at Alhambra. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Subterranea, look for gifts at Artesania Del Arbol, look for gifts at La Talega, then stop by Al Aire Artesania Hecha a Mano, then steep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally stop by Albayzin.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Granada trip itinerary app.

Getting from Tarifa to Granada by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Tarifa in September, Granada is little chillier at night with lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Torremolinos.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 12:

Torremolinos

— 2 nights
Torremolinos is a municipality on the Costa del Sol of the Mediterranean, immediately to the west of the city of Málaga, in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Castillo de Gibralfaro, shop like a local with Mercado Central de Atarazanas, then wander the streets of La Carihuela, then look for gifts at Vom Fass Fuengirola, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Calle San Miguel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): take a stroll through Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village), get to know the resident critters at Bioparc, and then wander the streets of Marbella Old Town.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Torremolinos visit app.

You can drive from Granada to Torremolinos in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Granada in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Torremolinos, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Torremolinos

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14: