Island adventure and beach pleasure

Gran Canaria is a dream holiday destination that literally has it all. Whether hiking, scuba diving, climbing, or enjoying a dip in the sea: this all-rounder has something to suit every taste and need.

The third largest of the Canary Islands comes with an abundance of sunshine and a year-round pleasant climate. With temperatures that are rarely too hot or too cold, conditions are perfect for outdoor sports activities that are copiously available here.

Facts & figures

  • Flight time 04:05 h
  • Distance 3005 km
  • Current time 10:26
  • Airport LPA
  • Language Spanish
  • Currency EUR

Edelweiss tips for Gran Canaria

Sightseeing in your Gran Canary holidays

  • The Maspalomas dunes figure among the island’s most renowned sights and are best explored on foot. Declared goal: the sea. View in maps
  • A visit to Puerto de Mogán, also known as Little Venice, is not to be missed. Time seems to stand still here, and the picturesque ambience can be enjoyed in the cozy cafes and restaurants at the marina. View in maps
  • The botanical garden with waterfalls and rock caves invites you to immerse yourself in nature and to switch off. At the foot of the canyon Guiniguada, nature lovers will find over 2000 different species of plants, 500 of which only grow in the Canary Islands. View in maps
  • Widely considered the natural landmark of Gran Canaria, the Roque NubIo monolith and surrounding area are especially popular among climbers. The Pico de las Nieves is also worth a visit. View in maps

Flights to Gran Canaria

Related holiday destinations