36 days in Spain Itinerary

36 days in Spain Itinerary

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36 days in Spain Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Puerto de Mogan, Gran Canaria
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
Corralejo, Fuerteventura
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Adeje, Tenerife
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Granada
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
Barcelona
— 6 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
7
Madrid
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Vancouver

3
nights
Puerto de Mogan, Gran Canaria

Puerto de Mogan ©
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Boulevard El Faro and Yumbo Centrum. Explore hidden gems such as Playa de Amadores and Playa de Las Canteras. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Puerto de Mogan: MANJARES ISLENOS (in Teror), El Antojito. Chocolates y mas delicias (in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) and Compania de la Galleta (in Meloneras).

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Puerto de Mogan day trip planning app .

Vancouver, Canada to Puerto de Mogan is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Vancouver to Puerto de Mogan. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Vancouver in April; daily highs in Puerto de Mogan reach 26°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Puerto de Mogan

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Maspalomas, Meloneras, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Mogan, MANJARES ISLENOS
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Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach

7
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Scuba & Snorkeling and Bodega Los Almacenes -YE. Get in touch with nature at Cueva de los Verdes and Los Hervideros. Change things up with these side-trips from Puerto Del Carmen: Haria (Spiaggia del Caleton Blanco, Cammino de Los Gracioseros, & more), Charca de la Novia (in Orzola) and Volcan de la Corona (in Ye). The adventure continues: stop by El Faro, take in the exciting artwork at Cabra Cabra Galeria De Arte, stroll through Surf Spot Famara, and examine the collection at Fundacion Cesar Manrique.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Del Carmen itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Puerto de Mogan to Puerto Del Carmen in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. In April, daily temperatures in Puerto Del Carmen can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Teguise, Haria, Ye, Costa Teguise
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Los Hervideros ©
Los Hervideros
Cueva de los Verdes ©
Cueva de los Verdes

3
nights
Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Get in touch with nature at Parque Natural de Corralejo and Corralejo Dunes. Discover out-of-the-way places like El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and Mediterraneo. Step out of Corralejo with an excursion to Caleta Cycles in Caleta de Fuste--about 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stop by komodo, choose your vessel at FuerteCharter, and hunt for treasures at Mercado Canario.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Corralejo holiday planning website .

Do a combination of taxi and ferry from Puerto Del Carmen to Corralejo in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. April in Corralejo sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Adeje.

Things to do in Corralejo

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

El Cotillo, Caleta Cycles, Trecepeces Fuerteventura, Otro Mar
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 23:
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Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo
FuerteCharter ©
FuerteCharter
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons

5
nights
Adeje, Tenerife

Adeje ©
Straddling the foothills of the Teide volcano and Tenerife’s southern shores, Adeje is known for its beautiful island architecture and a backdrop of green, mountainous scenery.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Playa Del Duque and Bike Point El Medano. Get in touch with nature at Teide National Park and El Medano. Step out of Adeje with an excursion to El Artesano in El Medano--about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Playa de las Vistas, look for gifts at Victoria Internet Cafe, pick up some local products at Mercado Parque La Reina, and contemplate the waterfront views at Los Cristianos Harbour.

Discover how to plan a Adeje trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Corralejo to Adeje takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. In April, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Adeje

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Arona, El Medano, Tenerife
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 28:
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Teide National Park ©
Teide National Park
Playa Del Duque ©
Playa Del Duque
El Medano ©
El Medano

5
nights
Granada

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.
Head to Chocolates Sierra Nevada and Abuela ili chocolatefor some retail therapy. Step out of the city life by going to El Torcal Natural Park and Fundación Cueva de Nerja. Get out of town with these interesting Granada side-trips: Bodega La Moralea (in Pampaneira), Nerja Diving (in Nerja) and Recuerdame (in Mijas Pueblo). There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Alhambra, admire the landmark architecture of Generalife, look for gifts at Munira, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercadillo de Antiguedades de Almunecar.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Granada online itinerary planner .

Getting from Adeje to Granada by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Western European Time (WET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Adeje in April; daily highs in Granada reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Pampaneira, Nerja, Recuerdame, Chocolates Sierra Nevada, El Torcal Natural Park
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El Torcal Natural Park ©
El Torcal Natural Park
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Fundación Cueva de Nerja ©
Fundación Cueva de Nerja

6
nights
Barcelona

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
For shopping fun, head to CaixaForum or El Lloro. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at La Boella and Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Passeig de Gracia, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Barcelona trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Granada to Barcelona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in May, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

La Boella, El Lloro, Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey ©
Santa Maria de Montserrat Abbey
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

5
nights
Madrid

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace of Madrid and Barrio de Salamanca are in your itinerary. Head to Mercado San Miguel and El Brabantinofor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Toledo (Jacinta & Maria Chocolates & Catedral Primada). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, stop by Bronze & Mora, and hunt for treasures at Exposicion Pintores Plaza Conde Barajas.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Madrid itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in May, Madrid is slightly colder at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Toledo
Find places to stay May 9 — 14:
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Barrio de Salamanca ©
Barrio de Salamanca
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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