17 days in Spain Itinerary

17 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Salamanca
— 2 nights
2
Malaga
— 4 nights
3
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 3 nights
4
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 2 nights
5
Costa Adeje, Tenerife
— 4 nights

2
nights
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Get some historical perspective at New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva) and Basilica de San Vicente. Get some cultural insight at Ieronimus and Capilla de las Nieves. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salamanca: Avila (The Walls of Avila & Cathedral of Avila). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), admire the striking features of Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), get to know the fascinating history of Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca, and gain insight at Universidad de Salamanca.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Salamanca tour itinerary planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Salamanca is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from San Juan to Salamanca. Traveling from San Juan in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Salamanca, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Avila, Basilica de Santa Teresa
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New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva) ©
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva)
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
Basilica de San Vicente ©
Basilica de San Vicente

4
nights
Malaga

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Take a break from the city and head to El Caminito Del Rey, El Chorro and Butterfly Park of Benalmadena. Do some cultural sightseeing at Monasterio Cartuja and Jewish Quarter (Juderia). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Malaga: La Carihuela (in Torremolinos), Cordoba (Convento De Las Hermanas De La Cruz & Roman Bridge) and Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village) (in Benalmadena). There's lots more to do: pick up some local products at Mercado Central de Atarazanas, enjoy breathtaking views from Balcony of Europe, wander the streets of Marbella Old Town, and step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Gibralfaro.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Malaga online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Salamanca to Malaga takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Malaga when traveling from Salamanca in July, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Malaga

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Cordoba, Benalmadena, Granada, La Carihuela, Marbella Old Town
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Monasterio Cartuja ©
Monasterio Cartuja
Mercado Central de Atarazanas ©
Mercado Central de Atarazanas

3
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote

Puerto Del Carmen ©
One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Surf Spot Famara and Fuerteventura Fitness & Conditioning. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa Flamingo and Playa Dorada Beach. Take a break from Puerto Del Carmen with a short trip to Mojo Art Shop in Corralejo, about 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Papagayo Beach, examine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin de Cactus, and Head underground at Cueva de los Verdes.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Del Carmen road trip planning website.

Getting from Malaga to Puerto Del Carmen by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Malaga to Puerto Del Carmen, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Malaga, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Puerto Del Carmen, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Corralejo, Playa Blanca, Jardin de Cactus
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Surf Spot Famara ©
Surf Spot Famara
Playa Flamingo ©
Playa Flamingo
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach

2
nights
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
On the 14th (Tue), take a stroll through Vegueta, stroll through Las Canteras Beach, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas, visit a coastal fixture at El Faro de Maspalomas, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Mogan.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas online travel route planner.

Getting from Puerto Del Carmen to Maspalomas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July in Maspalomas, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Costa Adeje.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

4
nights
Costa Adeje, Tenerife

Costa Adeje ©
Whether you're a sophisticated pleasure seeker with the taste for Canarian cuisine and classy shopping, or a nature lover hungry of adventures, you can have it all on a well-balanced Costa Adeje vacation.
We've included these beaches for you: Playa de Fanabe and Playa El Medano. Step out of the city life by going to Scuba & Snorkeling and Playa de las Vistas. Change things up with these side-trips from Costa Adeje: Masca Walk (in Masca), Santa Cruz de Tenerife (Tenerife Auditorium (Auditorio de Tenerife) & Playa de las Teresitas) and Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria (in Candelaria). There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del Duque, admire the verdant scenery at Masca Valley, and buy something for everyone on your list at Centro Comercial El Mirador.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Costa Adeje travel website.

Fly from Maspalomas to Costa Adeje in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. July in Costa Adeje sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Masca Walk, Playa de las Vistas, Playa El Medano, Masca Valley
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Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria ©
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria
Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa El Medano ©
Playa El Medano

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