Things to see in Gran Canaria
Looking to surprise that special someone with a holiday getaway? Look no further! Gran Canaria has everything you need. From sensational sandy oases, to private spas and candlelit dinners, we have the best tips to make your romantic getaway a success.
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 Elder Science and Technology Museum, or Museo Elder, is an interactive cultural space in the heart of Las Palmas, suitable for all ages.
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.
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 traditional fishing town of Arguineguín in an attractive tourist destination that has nonetheless clung fast to its Canarian identity.
Vegueta is the oldest neighbourhood in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Christopher Columbus anchored here on his way to the Americas.
Presa de las Niñas is a beautiful artificial lake and recreation area in the southern part of the island. It is perfect for enjoying a swim and having a picnic.
The island’s early inhabitants excavated Cenebio de Valerón, a network of cavities where they stored the fruits of the harvest over the winter months.
Guayadeque Ravine winds through the eastern part of Gran Canaria. Come discover cave dwellings, indigenous settlements and endemic flora and fauna.