16 days in Spain Itinerary

16 days in Spain Itinerary

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16 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Drive + Fly:  22​h
1
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Corralejo, Fuerteventura
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Seville
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Salamanca
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Madrid
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
7
Barcelona
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Hyderabad

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): catch some excitement at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Palmitos Park, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Dunas de Maspalomas. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Mogan and then enjoy the sand and surf at Las Canteras Beach.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Maspalomas trip maker tool .

Hyderabad, India to Maspalomas is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hyderabad to Maspalomas is minus 5 hours. While traveling from Hyderabad, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Maspalomas, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Las Canteras Beach, Playa de Mogan
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Dunas de Maspalomas ©
Dunas de Maspalomas
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Palmitos Park ©
Palmitos Park

2
nights
Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
On the 24th (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Corralejo Dunes, identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural de Corralejo, and then have fun at Corralejo Padel Club. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): get interesting insight from Tours, then stop by komodo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Corralejo tour itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Maspalomas to Corralejo in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Corralejo Padel Club, El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
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Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo
Corralejo Dunes ©
Corralejo Dunes
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin de Cactus, examine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del papagayo, then get great views at Mirador Del Rio, and then Head underground at Cueva de los Verdes.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Puerto Del Carmen online travel route planner .

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Corralejo to Puerto Del Carmen in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. In December, daytime highs in Puerto Del Carmen are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Jardin de Cactus, Fundacion Cesar Manrique
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Fundacion Cesar Manrique ©
Fundacion Cesar Manrique
Cueva de los Verdes ©
Cueva de los Verdes

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get great views at Catedral de Sevilla, then admire the striking features of Torre Giralda, then wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, and finally admire the striking features of Plaza de España. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and then admire the landmark architecture of Metropol Parasol.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Seville trip itinerary site .

Fly from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Puerto Del Carmen to Seville due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Puerto Del Carmen in December, things will get a bit cooler in Seville: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Salamanca.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Parque de Maria Luisa ©
Parque de Maria Luisa

1
night
Salamanca

Salamanca ©
Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
On the 30th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Salamanca,Casco Historico, get a sense of history and politics at Universidad de Salamanca, take in the spiritual surroundings of New Cathedral (Catedral Nueva), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieronimus, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja), and finally make a trip to Plaza Mayor.

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You can drive from Seville to Salamanca in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Seville in December: high temperatures in Salamanca hover around 11°C and lows are around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Madrid.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites
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Salamanca,Casco Historico ©
Salamanca,Casco Historico
Ieronimus ©
Ieronimus
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja) ©
Old Cathedral (Catedral Vieja)

2
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 31st (Tue), make a trip to Puerta del Sol, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente, then stroll around Retiro Park, and finally examine the collection at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, admire the masterpieces at Royal Palace of Madrid, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Madrid online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Salamanca to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Salamanca in December, Madrid is a bit warmer at night with lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Retiro Park ©
Retiro Park
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

3
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, stroll around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip app .

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Madrid in January: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 17°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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