12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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12 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Green Bay, United States
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
Durness, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h 45​min
2
Vik, Iceland
— 1 day
bus + Fly:  15​h 30​min
3
Corralejo, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Teide National Park, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h
End: Green Bay, United States

2
nights
Durness, United Kingdom

Durness
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Scourie Bay and then kick back and relax at Oldshoremore Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Durness online trip itinerary maker .

Green Bay, USA to Durness is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Green Bay to Durness due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Green Bay in December; daily highs in Durness reach 45°F and lows reach 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Vik.

Things to do in Durness

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kinlochbervie, Scourie Bay
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Sandwood Bay Beach
Sandwood Bay Beach
Scourie Bay ©
Scourie Bay
Oldshoremore Beach ©
Oldshoremore Beach

1
day
Vik, Iceland

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
On the 21st (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Black Sand Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Vik itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Durness to Vik takes 102.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Durness in December, plan for slightly colder days in Vik, with highs around 38°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 34°F. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach

1
night
Corralejo, Spain

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and then explore the landscape on two wheels at BKRS. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Calderon Hondo, then look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural de Corralejo, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Corralejo Dunes.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Corralejo trip itinerary website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Vik to Corralejo takes 15.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and ferry. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Vik in December; daily highs in Corralejo reach 70°F and lows reach 61°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, Calderon Hondo, BKRS
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Calderon Hondo ©
Calderon Hondo
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo

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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 24th (Mon): kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan and then kick back and relax at Playa de Amadores. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's extreme beauty at Dunas de Maspalomas and then kick back and relax at Playa de Maspalomas.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Maspalomas day 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. December in Maspalomas sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Teide National Park.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
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Playa de Maspalomas ©
Playa de Maspalomas
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan

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nights
Teide National Park, Spain

Teide National Park ©
On the 26th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Charco Los Chochos, then contemplate the geological forces at Volcan El Teide, and then get impressive views of Teide National Park. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Fanabe and then stroll through Playa Del Duque.

To see photos and more tourist information, read Teide National Park trip maker site .

Explore your travel options from Maspalomas to Teide National Park with the Route module. In December, daytime highs in Teide National Park are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Teide National Park

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Costa Adeje, Tenerife, Charco Los Chochos
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Teide National Park ©
Teide National Park
Playa Fanabe ©
Playa Fanabe
Charco Los Chochos ©
Charco Los Chochos

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