Historic Gran Canaria
|Languages||Spanish - English - German|
|Number of participants||Minimum 1 person - Maximum 20 people|
What the experience includes
Feel the history of the island of Gran Canaria
La Caldera de Bandama and its beak make up the Bandama Natural Monument, a space of great uniqueness and scientific interest that is located within the Tafira Protected Landscape. The perfect structure of the boiler makes it one of the most beautiful in the Canary Islands.
We will visit the largest garden in Spain, the Garden Canary, which has become a great reference for the conservation of crazy endemic flowers. With more than 27 hectares, it shelters a magnificent representation of native flora to the Canary Islands and the entire areaMacaronesicaa. You will enjoy a pleasant walk while you observe beautiful landscapes full of both native and endemic flora.
We will visit the heart of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, the historic neighbourhood of Vegueta. His story can be felt at the street level. Most of the great monuments of the Canary Islands are kept in this neighbourhood of colonial houses. In its squares, there are historic buildings such as the Casa de Colón, the Cathedral of Santa Ana, the Canarian Museum and many more. A few steps from the old town of Vegueta is Calle Mayor de Triana, it is one of the most beautiful streets in the city, here all the offers of the main commercial franchises are concentrated.
We'll stop at Santa Catalina Park, one of the most important meeting points due to its proximity to Las Canteras Beach and its proximity to the cruise terminal, being one of the most famous tourist sites in the city.
Among the municipalities, ofIngenioandAgüimesthere is one of the most giant ravines in the archipelago, El Barranco de Guayadeque. It stands out for its pre-Hispanic archaeological remains and for its valuable endemic flora and fauna. It also stands out for a large number of cave houses, even a hermitage carved into the rock.
The historic centre of the Villa de Agüimesit is an immersive and intoxicating environment. Life is an art inAgüimes, every corner of its historic centre seems sculpted at the stroke of a chisel, creating an environment where tradition merges with history. Thus, a network of streets, alleys, squares and walkways has been forged, whose beauty is captivating. In theSan Anton Square allows visitors to enjoy the different buildings that exist, such as the houses of peasants, of the bourgeoisie, some of which today have been converted into artisanal workshops.
Feel the history and culture of Gran Canaria, don't miss it!
- Pick-up service
- Lunch (optional)
- Visits to places that are not on the itinerary.
- Food and drinks outside the arranged menu.
Stop at: Bandama Natural Monument
Stop at: Canary Garden
Stop at: Vegueta
Stop at: Santa Catalina Park
Stop at: Barranco de Guayadeque
Stop at: Villa de Agüimes
More infoWhat to bring
- Comfortable shoes and clothing adapted to the season.