16 days in Canary Islands Itinerary

16 days in Canary Islands Itinerary

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Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Agaete, Gran Canaria
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3 h 45 min
3
Corralejo, Fuerteventura
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 15 min
4
Playa Blanca, Lanzarote
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Abu Dhabi

7
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.
Get in touch with nature at Playa de Maspalomas and Playa de Mogan. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Las Canteras Beach and Playa de Tasarte Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Maspalomas side-trips: Telde (Playa de Melenara, Playa de Tufia, &more), Mirador del Guriete (in Santa Lucia) and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Carabela La Nina III & Playa Del Hombre). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas, admire the verdant scenery at Mirador El Guriete, get all the equipment you need at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Puerto Rico.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Maspalomas journey planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Maspalomas is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in May, you will find days in Maspalomas are much colder (28°C), and nights are little chillier (20°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Agaete.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Telde, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Puerto de Mogan, Gran Canaria, Puerto Rico
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Playa de Maspalomas ©
Playa de Maspalomas
Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores

3
nights
Agaete, Gran Canaria

Agaete ©
Get in touch with nature at Las Salinas and Las Cumbres. We've included these beaches for you: Beach Gui-Gui and Playa de Faneroque.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Agaete day trip tool.

Getting from Maspalomas to Agaete by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Agaete can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Agaete

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Las Cumbres, Beach Gui-Gui, Playa de la Aldea, Caldera de los Pinos de Galdar, Los Tilos de Moya
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Playa de la Aldea ©
Playa de la Aldea
Las Salinas ©
Las Salinas
Playa del Risco Y Puerto De Agaete ©
Playa del Risco Y Puerto De Agaete

2
nights
Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Flag Beach, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Catedral de Santa Maria de Betancuria, thenkick back and relax at Playa de Pozo Negro, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural de Corralejo. Here are some ideas for day two: soothe aching muscles at Humankind Healing Massage, look for all kinds of wild species at Cross Island, thentour the pleasant surroundings at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at El Burro.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Corralejo road trip site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Agaete to Corralejo. In June, daily temperatures in Corralejo can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Playa Blanca.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de Pozo Negro, El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, Iglesia Catedral de Santa Maria de Betancuria, Cross Island
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Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Cross Island ©
Cross Island

3
nights
Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Playa Blanca ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timanfaya Nationalpark, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Papagayo Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Dorada Beach, thenexplore the striking landscape at El Golfo, and then go for a stroll along the water at Marina Rubicon.

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Getting from Corralejo to Playa Blanca by ferry takes about an hour. In June in Playa Blanca, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Playa Blanca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lanzarote
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Timanfaya Nationalpark ©
Timanfaya Nationalpark
Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Shark Diving

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