Ronda is a mountaintop city in Spain’s Malaga province that’s set dramatically above a deep gorge. This gorge (El Tajo) separates the city’s circa-15th-century new town from its old town, dating to Moorish rule.
A day trip from Malaga to Ronda is the perfect excuse to get out of Spain’s 6th largest city and discover the mountainous countryside and fascinating history of Malaga province.
There are several ways to visit Ronda from Malaga.
Hopping on a bus from Malaga to Ronda is super easy. ALSA bus company has buses running every day, 7 days a week. The cost for a round trip ticket is USD 32 and takes about 3 hours. The winding roads and rugged terrain make for a very scenic and enjoyable drive.