Featured Gran Canaria Activities
A Multi-Faceted Island
Do you know why they call Gran Canaria the “miniature continent?” It’s because you can find every landscape you can imagine here, from beautiful wild beaches and sand dunes to high mountain peaks and lush pine forests. With its perfect climate year-round, it’s the ideal vacation destination any time of year. Come experience the best things to do on Gran Canaria!
The Canary Islands are characterized by their striking volcanic landscapes, but there’s so much more to discover. Along the coast of Gran Canaria, you can find beaches in every variety — golden sand, black sand, volcanic rock, wild or urban. There are fishing villages full of tradition and culture as well as tourist resorts and bustling city centers.
As you go inland, you’ll discover a mountainous landscape with deep valleys and agricultural areas. Presiding over it all is Roque Nublo, a volcanic monolith that provides the best natural vantage point for views of the island. Life is quiet and peaceful in Gran Canaria’s inland villages, a perfect place to unwind.
When you’re ready for some adventure, head to the coast for exciting activities in the water like snorkeling and kayaking. If you prefer to stay on dry land, you can’t miss the amazing climbing routes on the island. Why not enjoy both?
We’ve gathered the best tours and activities on Gran Canaria to make your vacation planning easy. Find the best things to do, all offered by top-rated tour operators. Book online today!