12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
3
Migjorn Gran, Menorca
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h
End: Newark

2
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Playa Blanca and Playa Dorada Beach. Kids will appreciate attractions like Papagayo Beach and Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park. It doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and examine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique.

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Newark, USA to Puerto Del Carmen is an approximately 16- hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Newark to Puerto Del Carmen due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Newark in October: high temperatures in Puerto Del Carmen hover around 79°F and lows are around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Playa Blanca, Lanzarote
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Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Playa Blanca ©
Playa Blanca
Playa Dorada Beach ©
Playa Dorada Beach

4
nights
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria

Maspalomas ©
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 discover tucked-away gems like Museo & Parque Arqueologico Cueva Pintada and Scuba & Snorkeling. Family-friendly places like Playa de las Meloneras and Cocodrilo Park Gran Canaria will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Paseo Costa Canaria, make a trip to Anfi Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Barranco de Guayadeque, and look for gifts at The Mint Company Lux Meloneras.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Maspalomas trip builder tool.

Fly from Puerto Del Carmen to Maspalomas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in October, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Migjorn Gran.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Gran Canaria, Museo & Parque Arqueologico Cueva Pintada, Anfi Tauro Golf, Anfi Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Playa de las Meloneras ©
Playa de las Meloneras
Museo & Parque Arqueologico Cueva Pintada ©
Museo & Parque Arqueologico Cueva Pintada
Anfi Tauro Golf ©
Anfi Tauro Golf

4
nights
Migjorn Gran, Menorca

Migjorn Gran ©
Let the collections at Binissues and Museo Militar de Menorca capture your imagination. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa Sant'Adeodat and Calan Porter Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Taula de Trepuco (in Sant Lluis), Playa Son Xoriguer (in Cala'n Bosch) and Mahon (Iglesia de Santa Maria & Navega Menorca).

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Migjorn Gran itinerary website.

Explore your travel options from Maspalomas to Migjorn Gran with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Maspalomas in October: high temperatures in Migjorn Gran hover around 73°F and lows are around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Migjorn Gran

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Alaior, Mahon, Taula de Trepuco, Museo Militar de Menorca, Playa Son Xoriguer
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Navega Menorca ©
Navega Menorca
Playa Son Xoriguer ©
Playa Son Xoriguer
Binissues ©
Binissues

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