17 days in Italy, Tenerife & Figari Itinerary

17 days in Italy, Tenerife & Figari Itinerary

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Puerto de la Cruz, Spain
— 1 night
Drive
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Playa de las Americas, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly
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Cagliari, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Alghero, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Olbia, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly to Ajaccio-Napoléon Bonaparte Airport, Drive to Figari
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Figari, France
— 2 nights
Drive to Ajaccio-Napoléon Bonaparte Airport, Fly to Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport

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Puerto de la Cruz, Spain

— 1 night

City of Eternal Spring

As one of Tenerife’s oldest port cities, Puerto de la Cruz embodies a hip, island personality, while still retaining its historic fishing village charm.
On the 13th (Fri), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Loro Parque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva del Viento, kick back and relax at Charco del Viento, and then find something for the whole family at ARTlandya.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Puerto de la Cruz tour itinerary planning app.

Montreal, Canada to Puerto de la Cruz is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Montreal to Puerto de la Cruz due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Playa de las Americas.

Things to do in Puerto de la Cruz

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa de las Americas, Spain

— 2 nights

Party Capital of Tenerife

Known around the world as a hotspot for beach life and vibrant night culture, Playa de las Américas remains one of the most-visited vacation resorts in the Canary Islands.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): get impressive views of Teide National Park and then make a splash at Siam Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): contemplate the geological forces at Mount Teide, have some family-friendly fun at Virtual Rider, then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Playa de las Americas trip planner.

Traveling by car from Puerto de la Cruz to Playa de las Americas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Playa de las Americas can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Playa de las Americas

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cinque Terre, Italy

— 3 nights

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cinque Terre: Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa), Aquarium of Genoa (in Genoa) and Monumento ai Caduti (in Viareggio). And it doesn't end there: hike along Cinque Terre footpaths, stroll through Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, take in the waterfront at Passeggiata Lungomare, and step into the grandiose world of Castello Doria.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Playa de las Americas to Cinque Terre takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Cinque Terre when traveling from Playa de las Americas in September, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Cagliari.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cagliari, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Sun

The capital of Sardinia, Cagliari is spread out over seven hills and still bears the marks of its past conquerors, including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, and Romans.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Spiaggia Cala San Stefano and then enjoy the sand and surf at Baccu Mandara.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cagliari online vacation planner.

You can fly from Cinque Terre to Cagliari in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In September in Cagliari, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Alghero.

Things to do in Cagliari

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Alghero, Italy

— 2 nights

Little Barcelona

Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Basilica San Gavino, do a tasting at Azienda Agricola Leda' d'Ittiri, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia della Frana and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Pelosa Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Alghero road trip planner.

Drive from Cagliari to Alghero in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Alghero are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Olbia.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Olbia, Italy

— 2 nights
Olbia is a city and comune of 59,885 inhabitants (November 2016) in northeastern Sardinia (Italy), in the Gallura sub-region. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): examine the collection at Museo etnografico Galluras and then race across the water with a speed boat tour. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Spiaggia La Cinta and then look for all kinds of wild species at L'Area Naturale Marina Protetta Tavolara - Punta Coda Cavallo.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Olbia visit planner.

Getting from Alghero to Olbia by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Figari.

Things to do in Olbia

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Figari, France

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): kick back and relax at Plage de San Giovanni, then relax in the rural setting at U Porcu RANGER, and then stop by L' Alivi.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Figari trip itinerary planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Olbia to Figari. September in Figari sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Figari

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Tenerife travel guide

4.1
Water Parks · Beaches · Aquariums
Tenerife is the largest and most populous of the seven Canary Islands. With its abundance of sun-warmed beaches, deep gorges, dramatic cliffs, dense forests, and lush valleys filled with thriving banana plantations, the island offers an impressive variety of things to do: snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, hiking, and cycling. You can even spelunk in the island’s volcanic caves and tunnels, among the largest in the world. Tenerife is also known for its nightlife, attracting thousands of weekend revelers from nearby European countries. The island is highly urbanized, though there are still pockets where visitors can enjoy the distinctive local culture and sightseeing at a slower pace.

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Province of Olbia-Tempio travel guide

4.4
Beaches · National Parks · Nightlife
The province of Olbia-Tempio is a province in the autonomous region of Sardinia, Italy. It has two provincial capitals, Olbia (58,723 inhabitants) and Tempio Pausania (14,342 inhabitants). As of 2015, the province has a total population of 159,950 inhabitants and covers an area of 3406.18sqkm, so has a population density of 46.96 inhabitants per square kilometer. The president of Olbia-Tempio is Pietro Vittore Carzedda, and the province contains 26 comuni (plural; singular: comune), see list of communes of the Province of Olbia-Tempio.The largest comuni in the province are Olbia (population of 45,366 as of 2001), Tempio Pausania (13,992 as of 2001), Arzachena (12,080 as of 2001) and La Maddalena (11,369 as of 2001). The province of Olbia-Tempio was formed by a 2001 regional law that became effective in 2005. It contains a section of historic Gallura and is bordered by the provinces of Nuoro and Sassari.On 6 May 2012 the regional referendums of Sardinia took place regarding the abolition of certain provinces and a variety of other matters. The suggestion of reforming or abolishing certain provinces in Sardinia was approved by the Regional Council of Sardinia on 24 May 2012. Due to this, the province of Olbia-Tempio was ordered to form a new administrative body or be abolished on 1 March 2013, but this expiry date for constitutional changes was extended to 1 July 2013. It will be dissolved when the autonomous region passes a law regarding the Sardinian local authorities.

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