13 days in Gran Canaria & Puerto Rico Itinerary

13 days in Gran Canaria & Puerto Rico Itinerary

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13 days in Gran Canaria & Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Maspalomas, Spain
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + shuttle + ferry:  19​h 15​min
2
Culebra, Puerto Rico
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
3
San Juan, Puerto Rico
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: London, United Kingdom


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4
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.
Explore Maspalomas' surroundings by going to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Las Canteras Beach & Vegueta). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Playa de Maspalomas, stroll through Playa de Amadores, catch some excitement at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria, and explore the fascinating landscape at Dunas de Maspalomas.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas trip planning site .

London, UK to Maspalomas is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in June, with highs in Maspalomas at 30°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Anfi Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
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Playa de Maspalomas ©
Playa de Maspalomas
Palmitos Park ©
Palmitos Park
Las Canteras Beach ©
Las Canteras Beach

2
nights
Culebra, Puerto Rico

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Culebra is known for beaches, wildlife, nature, outdoors, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach, head off the coast to Culebrita Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach, and browse the collection at Culebra Public Library.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Culebra trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry from Maspalomas to Culebra takes 19.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or fly. The time zone changes from Western European Time (WET) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Maspalomas in July; daily highs in Culebra reach 38°C and lows reach 31°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

4
nights
San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Take a break from San Juan with a short trip to El Yunque Rain Forest in El Yunque National Forest, about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, contemplate the long history of San Juan National Historic Site, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and look for gifts at Coqui el Original.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Juan trip maker website .

San Juan is very close to Culebra. In July in San Juan, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

El Yunque Rain Forest
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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