12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  13 h
1
Barcelona
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Madrid
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 45 min
4
Corralejo, Fuerteventura
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

2
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then walk around Parc Guell, then shop like a local with Inercia, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria. On the next day, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and then make a trip to Casa Batllo.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona driving holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Barcelona is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. In May, Barcelona is cooler than New Delhi - with highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

1
night
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, then take a stroll through Gran Via, and finally stroll around Parque del Retiro.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Madrid trip builder site.

Getting from Barcelona to Madrid by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Barcelona in May since evenings lows in Madrid dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Mercado San Miguel ©
Mercado San Miguel
Gran Via ©
Gran Via

3
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 enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Playa de Mogan and Playa de Amadores. Step off the beaten path and head to Vegueta and Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas. Go for a jaunt from Maspalomas to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to see Las Canteras Beach about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas, stop by The Mint Company Lux Meloneras, and buy something for everyone on your list at Boulevard El Faro.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas road trip planning website.

Getting from Madrid to Maspalomas by combination of flight and bus takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Madrid to Maspalomas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Madrid in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Maspalomas, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Meloneras, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
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Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Vegueta ©
Vegueta

2
nights
Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): kick back and relax at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and then identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural de Corralejo. Keep things going the next day: stop by Pirates and Dolls and then stroll through Barlovento Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Corralejo online visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus 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. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Barlovento Beach, El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
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El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Barlovento Beach ©
Barlovento Beach
Pirates and Dolls ©
Pirates and Dolls

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Fundacion Cesar Manrique and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Papagayo Beach. On the next day, view the masterpieces at Cabra Cabra Galeria De Arte, then view the masterpieces at Galeria de Arte Angel Cabrera, then look for gifts at Bodega Los Almacenes -YE, and finally get interesting insight from Tours.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Puerto Del Carmen online holiday planner.

Getting from Corralejo to Puerto Del Carmen by car takes about 2 hours. In May in Puerto Del Carmen, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Teguise, Bodega Los Almacenes -YE
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Papagayo Beach ©
Papagayo Beach
Bodega Los Almacenes -YE ©
Bodega Los Almacenes -YE
Cabra Cabra Galeria De Arte ©
Cabra Cabra Galeria De Arte

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