12 days in Spain Itinerary

12 days in Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca
— 2 nights
2
Ibiza Town, Ibiza
— 2 nights
3
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 3 nights
4
Lanzarote
— 2 nights

2
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Majorca

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Artestruz Mallorca, contemplate the waterfront views at Platja d'es Carbo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja d'es Trenc. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Serra de Tramuntana, then examine the collection at Can Prunera Museum of Modernism, and then explore the historical opulence of Castell de Bellver.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Palma de Mallorca journey builder app.

New York City, USA to Palma de Mallorca is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Palma de Mallorca. In May, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Campos, Can Prunera Museum of Modernism, Platja d'es Carbo, Serra de Tramuntana
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Artestruz Mallorca ©
Artestruz Mallorca
Can Prunera Museum of Modernism ©
Can Prunera Museum of Modernism
Platja d'es Trenc ©
Platja d'es Trenc

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Ibiza Town, Ibiza

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Església Nuestra Sra. Del Carmen, then kick back and relax at Cala Bassa, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala Comte. On your second day here, visit Dalt Vila, explore the historical opulence of Castell de Eivissa, and then kick back and relax at Platja de ses Salines.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Ibiza Town vacation planning site.

Traveling by flight from Palma de Mallorca to Ibiza Town takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May in Ibiza Town, expect temperatures between 74°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Cala Bassa, Cala Comte
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Cala Bassa ©
Cala Bassa
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Església Nuestra Sra. Del Carmen ©
Església Nuestra Sra. Del Carmen

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.
El Faro de Maspalomas and Vegueta will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from the city and head to Playa de Mogan and Las Canteras Beach. There's more to do: stroll through Playa de Amadores and explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas route planner.

Getting from Ibiza Town to Maspalomas by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ibiza Town to Maspalomas. Traveling from Ibiza Town in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Maspalomas, with lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lanzarote.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa de Mogan, Playa de Amadores
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Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
El Faro de Maspalomas ©
El Faro de Maspalomas

2
nights
Lanzarote

Lanzarote ©
Today, the entire island is a World Biosphere Reserve, with over 500 different kinds of plants, 17 of which are endemic.
Visiting Las Salinas and Papagayo Beach will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique and Fundacion Cesar Manrique. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Bodega El Grifo - Museo del Vino, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin de Cactus, take some stellar pictures from Mirador Del Rio, and take in the exciting artwork at Galeria de Arte Angel Cabrera.

To find out how to plan a trip to Lanzarote, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Maspalomas to Lanzarote takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In May in Lanzarote, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 64°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lanzarote

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique ©
Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique
Bodega El Grifo - Museo del Vino ©
Bodega El Grifo - Museo del Vino
Las Salinas ©
Las Salinas

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