39 days in Province of Malaga Itinerary

39 days in Province of Malaga Itinerary

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Antequera
— 9 nights
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Ronda
— 12 nights
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Marbella
— 10 nights
Drive
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Nerja
— 7 nights
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Antequera — 9 nights

Get out of town with these interesting Antequera side-trips: Museo de Belenes (in Mollina) and El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro (in Ardales).

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Antequera driving holiday planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Antequera is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in November: high temperatures in Antequera hover around 22°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ronda.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
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Find places to stay Nov 19 — 28:

Ronda — 12 nights

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Explore Ronda's surroundings by going to Gaucin (El Hacho & Tradicional Advocacion Santo Nino Dios de Gaucin). There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Puente Nuevo, steep yourself in history at Puente Viejo, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and ride a horse along Caballos y Vino.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Ronda road trip planner.

Drive from Antequera to Ronda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Ronda sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Marbella.
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Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 10:

Marbella — 10 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Marbella: Malaga (Museo Carmen Thyssen Malaga, Alcazaba, &more), Costa Nostrum Pilates (in Mijas) and Benalmadena (Puerto Marina Benalmadena & Parque De La Paloma). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Marbella Old Town, don't miss a visit to Dali Sculptures, look for gifts at Flor de Lis, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Marbella trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Ronda to Marbella in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Marbella can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Nerja.
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Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Find places to stay Dec 10 — 20:

Nerja — 7 nights

Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Get out of town with these interesting Nerja side-trips: Ruta de la Pasa (in Comares) and Revive Massage (in Competa). There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Balcony of Europe, look for all kinds of wild species at Nerja Donkey Sanctuary, take in the waterfront at Paseo Maritimo de Poniente, and make a trip to Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Nerja trip maker app.

Getting from Marbella to Nerja by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, Nerja is slightly colder than Marbella - with highs of 14°C and lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Province of Malaga travel guide

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Nightlife · Landmarks · Marinas
The Province of Málaga is best known for its string of coastal resorts with sandy beaches and seaside cafes that make for a relaxed vacation. The countryside is dotted by charming villages of Moorish origin, each with its own colorful character, history, and architecture. Its diverse landscapes also include rugged mountains. Don’t miss a chance to tour its natural wonders, including dramatic gorges, excellent walking areas, and one of Europe’s main flamingo breeding grounds.
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