Things to see in the Gran Canaria and surronding area
The pretty town of Teror is Gran Canaria’s green heartland. It’s famous for its charming balconied houses and for the local people’s devotion to the Virgen del Pino.
The pretty seafaring town of Agaete and its port, Puerto de las Nieves, offers visitors seaside vibes and entertainment, nestled in a unique natural setting.
Tucked in the northern part of Gran Canaria, Arucas invites you to savour its luscious honey rum, climb mountains, swim in its natural pools and admire its Neo-gothic cathedral.
The traditional fishing town of Arguineguín in an attractive tourist destination that has nonetheless clung fast to its Canarian identity.
The Caldera de Bandama is one of the most impressive landscape features on Gran Canaria, bringing together geology, ethnography and biology in one place.
The Painted Cave in Gáldar was home to the former inhabitants of Gran Canaria. Today, it’s one of the most important archaeological sites on the Canary Islands. Make it part of your plans during your island getaway.
One of the best things about Gran Canaria’s coastline is the opportunity to enjoy swimming in the sea but in the safety of a pool.
Doramas Rural Park (Parque Rural de Doramas) unfolds across 3,500 hectares of land and contains one of the largest laurel forests on Gran Canaria.
The Botanical Garden Viera y Clavijo is a canopy of extremely rare and beautiful plant species. Come explore and be blown away by its sheer beauty.
Gran Canaria is the perfect launching pad to explore extraordinary sights above and below water by boat.