13 days in Spain & Amsterdam Itinerary

13 days in Spain & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— Few hours
Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Artenara, Spain
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Brussels, Belgium

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 3rd (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam day trip tool.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In April, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Begijnhof ©
Begijnhof

3
nights
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria ©
As the largest city in the Canary Islands, Las Palmas serves as a popular vacation destination, encompassing lively island culture and all the modern amenities of a major metropolis.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is known for beaches, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Las Canteras Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, look for gifts at Casa del Perfume Canario, and wander the streets of Vegueta.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria journey planner.

Fly from Amsterdam to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Amsterdam in April, you will find days in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are much hotter (19°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

Things to do in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arehucas Rum Distillery
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 6:
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Jardin Botanico Viera & Clavijo ©
Jardin Botanico Viera & Clavijo
Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Santa Cruz de Tenerife ©
The lively port of Santa Cruz offers the convenience of a modern city while maintaining its laid-back island appeal.
When in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, make a side trip to see Loro Parque in Puerto de la Cruz, approximately Puerto de la Cruz away. There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teide National Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de las Teresitas, take in nature's colorful creations at Plaza Del Principe, and delve into the lush surroundings at Sendero de los Sentidos.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Cruz de Tenerife trip maker app.

Getting from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Santa Cruz de Tenerife by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Santa Cruz de Tenerife can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Artenara.

Things to do in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Puerto de la Cruz, Teide National Park, Siam Park
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 9:
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Loro Parque ©
Loro Parque
Teide National Park ©
Teide National Park
Siam Park ©
Siam Park

3
nights
Artenara, Spain

Artenara ©
Step out of Artenara with an excursion to Cactualdea Park in San Nicolas--about 6h 45 min away.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Artenara online trip itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Santa Cruz de Tenerife to Artenara. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Artenara

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Gran Canaria, Basilica de la Virgen del Pino, Roque Bentayga, Paseo de Canarias, Roque Nublo
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 12:
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Roque Bentayga ©
Roque Bentayga
Cactualdea Park ©
Cactualdea Park
Beach Gui-Gui ©
Beach Gui-Gui

3
nights
Maspalomas, Spain

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 13th (Mon): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Palmitos Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Maspalomas, and then explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas. On the next day, experience the excitement of Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenkick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, and finally kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Maspalomas trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Artenara to Maspalomas by car takes about 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Maspalomas can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan, Scuba & Snorkeling, Helicopter Tours
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria ©
Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria
Scuba & Snorkeling

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