17 days in Gran Canaria Itinerary

17 days in Gran Canaria Itinerary

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Aguimes
— 1 day
2
Maspalomas
— 6 nights
3
Vega de San Mateo
— 4 nights
4
Telde
— 3 nights
5
Puerto Rico
— 3 nights

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Aguimes

Aguimes ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Los Enamorados. On the 5th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ermita de San Bartolome, pause for some photo ops at Los Enamorados, take in nature's colorful creations at Cocodrilo Park Gran Canaria, explore the fascinating underground world of Barranco de Guayadeque, then relax in the rural setting at Finca Canarias Aloe Vera, and finally kick back and relax at Playa de Melenara.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Aguimes holiday planner.

Malaga to Aguimes is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Malaga to Aguimes, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Malaga in July, expect nights in Aguimes to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Aguimes

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Gran Canaria, Playa de Melenara, Finca Canarias Aloe Vera
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Barranco de Guayadeque ©
Barranco de Guayadeque
Playa de Melenara ©
Playa de Melenara
Finca Canarias Aloe Vera ©
Finca Canarias Aloe Vera

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nights
Maspalomas

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 11th (Sat) at Aqualand Maspalomas. Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Palmitos Park, find something for the whole family at Hangar 37, enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Maspalomas trip planner.

Maspalomas is just a short distance from Aguimes. In July, daily temperatures in Maspalomas can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can go by car to Vega de San Mateo.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

San Bartolome de Tirajana, Mirador La Cruz Grande, The Mint Company Luxe Meloneras
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Palmitos Park ©
Palmitos Park
Aqualand Maspalomas ©
Aqualand Maspalomas

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nights
Vega de San Mateo

Vega de San Mateo ©
Mirador los Pozos de las Nieves has been added to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Vega de San Mateo side-trips: Las Salinas (in Agaete), Teror (Basilica de la Virgen del Pino & MANJARES ISLENOS) and Mirador Degollada de Becerra (in Tejeda). Make the 13th (Mon) an awe-inspiring day at Las Cumbres.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Vega de San Mateo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Maspalomas to Vega de San Mateo takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Vega de San Mateo can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Telde.

Things to do in Vega de San Mateo

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arucas, Artenara, Agaete, Teror, Gran Canaria
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Las Salinas ©
Las Salinas
Mirador los Pozos de las Nieves ©
Mirador los Pozos de las Nieves
Mirador de Unamuno ©
Mirador de Unamuno

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nights
Telde

Telde ©
Telde is a town and a municipality in the eastern part of the island of Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, overseas (Atlantic) insular Spain. Telde is known for beaches, outdoors, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Mirador Playa de Salinetas, contemplate the long history of CanEducAm - Patrimonio y Sostenibilidad, get outside with Barranco de los Cernicalos, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Garita.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Telde trip planner.

You can drive from Vega de San Mateo to Telde in an hour. In July, daytime highs in Telde are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Puerto Rico.

Things to do in Telde

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Barranco de los Cernicalos ©
Barranco de los Cernicalos
Mirador Playa de Salinetas ©
Mirador Playa de Salinetas
Mirador Paseo de Taliarte ©
Mirador Paseo de Taliarte

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Puerto Rico

Known for being the sunniest place in Gran Canaria, Puerto Rico attracts throngs of holidaymakers with its small but beautiful beach, wide selection of water sports, and plenty of family-friendly attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): stop by Tresor Noir, take some stellar pictures from Mirador de Puerto de Mogan, stroll through Playa de Mogan, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, then have fun at Angry Birds Activity Park Gran Canaria, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Puerto Rico.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Puerto Rico trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Telde to Puerto Rico by car takes about an hour. July in Puerto Rico sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 24°C at night. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Rico

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Puerto de Mogan, Mogan, Playa de Patalavaca, Playa de Amadores
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan