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.
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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