7 days in Canary Islands Itinerary

7 days in Canary Islands Itinerary

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7 days in Canary Islands Itinerary

Start: Oviedo
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Puerto Del Carmen, Lanzarote
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Corralejo, Fuerteventura
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Maspalomas, Gran Canaria
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Arona, Tenerife
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Oviedo

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.
Get outdoors at Shark Diving and Surf Spot Famara. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Playa Dorada Beach and Playa del papagayo. Change things up with a short trip to Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique in Haria (about 40 minutes away). The adventure continues: Head underground at Los Hervideros, admire the natural beauty at Jardin de Cactus, and take some stellar pictures from Mirador Del Rio.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Puerto Del Carmen online vacation planner .

Oviedo to Puerto Del Carmen is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oviedo to Puerto Del Carmen. Traveling from Oviedo in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Puerto Del Carmen: highs are around 29°C and lows about 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Corralejo.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Playa Blanca, Casa / Museo Cesar Manrique, Jardin de Cactus
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Playa del papagayo ©
Playa del papagayo
Shark Diving
Surf Spot Famara ©
Surf Spot Famara

1
night
Corralejo, Fuerteventura

Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then explore the striking landscape at Corralejo Dunes, and then kick back and relax at Flag Beach.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Corralejo trip planner.

You can drive from Puerto Del Carmen to Corralejo in 2 hours. In May in Corralejo, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Corralejo

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Corralejo Dunes ©
Corralejo Dunes
Flag Beach ©
Flag Beach

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.
On the 26th (Sun), enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de Mogan.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Corralejo to Maspalomas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Arona.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

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

1
night
Arona, Tenerife

Arona ©
On the 27th (Mon), relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, then kick back and relax at Playa de las Vistas, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Fanabe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then stroll through Playa Del Duque.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Arona holiday maker app .

You can drive from Maspalomas to Arona in 6 hours. In May in Arona, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Arona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Adeje
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Playa de las Vistas ©
Playa de las Vistas
Playa Del Duque ©
Playa Del Duque
Playa Fanabe ©
Playa Fanabe

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