40 days in Spain Itinerary

40 days in Spain Itinerary

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1
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 2 nights
2
Costa Adeje, Tenerife
— 4 nights
3
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 3 nights
4
Seville
— 4 nights
5
Nerja
— 4 nights
6
Granada
— 4 nights
7
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 4 nights
8
Barcelona
— 5 nights
9
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
10
Salamanca
— 2 nights
11
Madrid
— 4 nights

2
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas and Scuba & Snorkeling. Take a break from the city and head to Las Canteras Beach and Playa de San Agustin. Get out of town with these interesting Maspalomas side-trips: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Ermita de San Pedro Gonzales Telmo & Vegueta). There's still lots to do: stroll through Playa de Amadores, admire the verdant scenery at Mirador El Guriete, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Mogan, and enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas.

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Toronto, Canada to Maspalomas is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in May, with highs in Maspalomas at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can 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, Mirador El Guriete, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

4
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Costa Adeje, Tenerife

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Playa del Duque and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Get outdoors at Playa de las Teresitas and Masca Walk. Go for a jaunt from Costa Adeje to Candelaria to see Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Playa de las Vistas, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Fanabe, and admire the verdant scenery at Masca Valley.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Costa Adeje trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Maspalomas to Costa Adeje by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June in Costa Adeje, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de las Vistas, Masca Walk, Masca Valley, Playa de las Teresitas, Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Playa del Duque ©
Playa del Duque
Playa de las Vistas ©
Playa de las Vistas

3
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Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote

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 get in some beach time at Playa Dorada Beach and Surf Spot Famara. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Cueva de los Verdes. Step out of Puerto Del Carmen with an excursion to Montana Roja in Playa Blanca--about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll through Papagayo Beach, take in the waterfront at Old Town Harbour, get great views at Mirador Del Rio, and see the interesting displays at Fundacion Cesar Manrique.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Puerto Del Carmen trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Costa Adeje to Puerto Del Carmen in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Playa Blanca, Jardin de Cactus
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Playa Dorada Beach ©
Playa Dorada Beach

4
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Seville

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.
Visiting Playa de la Barrosa and Cazalla de la Seville Trail will get you outdoors. Plaza de España and Barrio Santa Cruz will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Playa El Palmar (in Vejer de la Frontera), Castillo de Almodovar (in Almodovar del Rio) and Cordoba (Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba & Jewish Quarter (Juderia)). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, wander the streets of Centro Historico de Sevilla, pause for some serene contemplation at Monasterio San Jeronimo de Buenavista, and deepen your understanding at Royal Tobacco Factory.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Seville vacation builder tool.

Getting from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville. While traveling from Puerto Del Carmen, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nerja.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Cordoba, Playa de la Barrosa, Playa El Palmar, Castillo de Almodovar
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 12:
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Playa de la Barrosa ©
Playa de la Barrosa
Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)

4
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Nerja

Nerja ©
Nerja is a municipality on the Costa del Sol in the province of Málaga in the autonomous community of Andalusia in southern Spain. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fundación Cueva de Nerja and Church of San Juan Bautista. Get some historical perspective at Convent of San Francisco and Iglesia de Santa Maria de la Encarnacion. Explore Nerja's surroundings by going to El Torcal de Antequera (in Antequera), Museo de Velez (in Velez-Malaga) and Mirador del Cementerio Redondo (in Sayalonga). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Burriana Beach, make a trip to Centro Cultural Villa de Nerja, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del Molino de Papel.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nerja vacation planner.

Drive from Seville to Nerja in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Seville in June, Nerja is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Granada.

Things to do in Nerja

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Velez-Malaga, El Torcal de Antequera, Mirador del Cementerio Redondo
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 16:
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Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja
El Torcal de Antequera ©
El Torcal de Antequera
Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach

4
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Granada

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.
Alhambra and Royal Chapel of Granada are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Malaga Cathedral and Teatro Romano for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Granada: Malaga (Castillo de Gibralfaro, Santo Cristo de la Salud Church, &more) and Marbella (Cruz de Juanar, Marbella Old Town, &more). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Nasrid Palaces, steep yourself in history at Plaza de los Aljibes, take a stroll through Albayzin, and admire the striking features of Court of the Lions.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Granada trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Nerja to Granada by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Granada are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trips

Malaga, Marbella
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Castillo de Gibralfaro ©
Castillo de Gibralfaro

4
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Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Step off the beaten path and head to Playa de Alcudia and Parc Natural de Mondrago. Get some cultural insight at Serra de Tramuntana and Cuevas del Drach. Venture out of the city with trips to Cala Agulla (in Cala Ratjada), Playa de Muro (in Playa de Muro) and Playa del Puerto de Pollensa (in Port de Pollenca). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Cala Millor Beach, make a trip to Passeig des Born, explore the historical opulence of Castell de Bellver, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Santa Ponca.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Palma de Mallorca online tour planner.

Fly from Granada to Palma de Mallorca in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Palma de Mallorca can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa Santa Ponca, Cala Millor Beach, Platja d'es Trenc, Parc Natural de Mondrago, Playa de Alcudia
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 24:
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Playa del Puerto de Pollensa
Playa del Puerto de Pollensa
Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Cala Agulla ©
Cala Agulla

5
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Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Your inner history buff will appreciate Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey and Vila Vella (Old Town). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Dali Theatre-Museum (in Figueres), Anfiteatro de Tarragona (in Tarragona) and Parroquia de Sant Genis (in Torroella de Montgri). There's lots more to do: stroll around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, and don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Barcelona tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from Palma de Mallorca to Barcelona takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. June in Barcelona sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey, Dali Theatre-Museum, Vila Vella (Old Town), Anfiteatro de Tarragona, Parroquia de Sant Genis
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 29:
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey ©
Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)

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Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
On the 30th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Castell de Eivissa, stop by Dalt Vila, thenkick back and relax at Playa Cala Salada, and finally kick back and relax at Cala Comte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Ibiza Cathedral, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Platja de ses Salines, thenstep off the mainland to explore Es Vedra, and finally kick back and relax at Cala Moli.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ibiza Town road trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Ibiza Town by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Ibiza Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salamanca.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cala Comte, Playa Cala Salada
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Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Playa Cala Salada
Playa Cala Salada

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Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieronimus, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), and finally contemplate the long history of Convento de las Duenas. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis, steep yourself in history at Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca, thensteep yourself in history at Universidad de Salamanca, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Salamanca journey planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Ibiza Town to Salamanca in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Salamanca when traveling from Ibiza Town in July, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites Museums
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New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva) ©
New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva)
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus

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Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Prado National Museum and The Walls of Avila. Visit Alcazar of Segovia and Catedral de Segovia for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Segovia (Old City & Plaza de la Merced) and Avila (Basilica de San Vicente, Cathedral of Avila, &more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and delve into the distant past at Templo de Debod.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid day trip planner.

Drive from Salamanca to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Salamanca in July since evenings lows in Madrid dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Segovia, Avila
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Catedral de Segovia ©
Catedral de Segovia
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila
Basilica de San Vicente ©
Basilica de San Vicente

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