9 days in Gibraltar & Spain Itinerary

9 days in Gibraltar & Spain Itinerary

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Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— 1 day
2
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
3
Malaga, Spain
— 1 night
4
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights

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Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar ©
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Charles V Wall, make a trip to Apes Den, thenHead underground at St. Michael's Cave, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Europa Point, and finally explore the striking landscape at The Rock of Gibraltar.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Gibraltar online travel route planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Gibraltar is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Gibraltar, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Gibraltar

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The Rock of Gibraltar ©
The Rock of Gibraltar
Europa Point ©
Europa Point
St. Michael's Cave ©
St. Michael's Cave

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Seville, Spain

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, thenvisit Barrio Santa Cruz, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Seville trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Gibraltar to Seville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Gibraltar in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Seville. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Seville

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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

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Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Park of Benalmadena, pause for some serene contemplation at Malaga Cathedral, thentake a leisurely stroll along Puerto de Málaga, thenget engrossed in the history at Alcazaba, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Gibralfaro.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Malaga day trip website.

Getting from Seville to Malaga by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. December in Malaga sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

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Butterfly Park of Benalmadena
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Alcazaba ©
Alcazaba
Puerto de Málaga ©
Puerto de Málaga
Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro

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Granada, Spain

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.
On the 11th (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada, and then step into the grandiose world of Alhambra.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada online trip planner.

You can drive from Malaga to Granada in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Malaga in December, with highs in Granada at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Parc Guell, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, and stop by El Barri Gòtic.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip builder website.

You can fly from Granada to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Granada in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around °C. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

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