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 Fundacion Cesar Manrique. Pack the 14th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Rancho Texas Lanzarote Park. It doesn't end there: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Puerto Del Carmen holiday tool.

Newark, USA to Puerto Del Carmen is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Newark in October, expect Puerto Del Carmen to be somewhat warmer, temps between 79°F and 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Outdoors Parks Beaches

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

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 Playa de las Meloneras. Family-friendly places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Cocodrilo Park Gran Canaria will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Anfi Beach, get to know the fascinating history of Paseo Costa Canaria, explore the fascinating underground world of Barranco de Guayadeque, and look for gifts at The Mint Company Lux Meloneras.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, 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 do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. 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, Playa de Patalavaca, The Mint Company Lux Meloneras, Anfi Beach, Anfi Tauro Golf
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Museo & Parque Arqueologico Cueva Pintada ©
Anfi Tauro Golf ©
Anfi Tauro Golf

4
nights
Migjorn Gran, Menorca

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

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Explore your travel options from Maspalomas to Migjorn Gran with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Maspalomas to Migjorn Gran. Traveling from Maspalomas in October, things will get slightly colder in Migjorn Gran: highs are around 73°F and lows about 62°F. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Migjorn Gran

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

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

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