15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Dallas, United States
Fly:  16​h
1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h 15​min
2
Siena, Italy
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  10​h 45​min
3
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Corralejo, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
6
Costa Adeje, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Dallas, United States

2
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Edinburgh Old Town and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Next up on the itinerary: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh online journey planner .

Dallas, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 6 hours. Traveling from Dallas in March, you will find days in Edinburgh are much colder (47°F), and nights are little chillier (34°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Siena.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town
The Scotch Whisky Experience ©
The Scotch Whisky Experience

1
night
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 8th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of San Gimignano. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, make a trip to Piazza del Campo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Siena sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Edinburgh to Siena takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Edinburgh to Siena is 1 hour. In March, Siena is a bit warmer than Edinburgh - with highs of 61°F and lows of 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano

1
night
Granada, Spain

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.
On the 10th (Tue), take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then admire the landmark architecture of Generalife. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Albayzin, then contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and then pause for some photo ops at Royal Chapel of Granada.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Granada attractions planner .

Getting from Siena to Granada by combination of bus and flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 61°F in March, and nighttime lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Generalife ©
Generalife

2
nights
Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): admire nature's extreme beauty at Dunas de Maspalomas, kick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, and then kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Maspalomas, enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Las Canteras Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Granada to Maspalomas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Western European Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In March, Maspalomas is somewhat warmer than Granada - with highs of 71°F and lows of 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Las Canteras Beach, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
Highlights from your plan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
El Faro de Maspalomas ©
El Faro de Maspalomas

1
night
Corralejo, Spain

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
On the 14th (Sat), kick back and relax at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, take in the dramatic natural features at Corralejo Dunes, and then identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural de Corralejo.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Corralejo travel itinerary planner .

You can fly from Maspalomas to Corralejo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. In March, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Costa Adeje.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Highlights from your plan
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo

4
nights
Costa Adeje, Spain

Costa Adeje ©
Escape the urban bustle at Masca Valley and Cueva del Viento. Explore hidden gems such as Playa de las Vistas and Zoo Tenerife Monkey Park. Go for a jaunt from Costa Adeje to Santa Cruz de Tenerife to see Playa de las Teresitas about 1h 05 min away.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Costa Adeje trip builder .

Fly from Corralejo to Costa Adeje in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. In March, daytime highs in Costa Adeje are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. You'll set off for home on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Tenerife, Los Cristianos, Cueva del Viento, Playa de las Teresitas
Highlights from your plan
Masca Valley ©
Masca Valley
Playa de las Vistas ©
Playa de las Vistas
Cueva del Viento ©
Cueva del Viento

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