Sightseeing Gran Canaria excursions
Gran Canaria's excursion destination: hiking, vacationing, adventures
The possibility getting bored in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria certainly is as high as snow covered dunes of Maspalomas. Nevertheless we won’t deprive our readers of the scenic diversified vicinity of the city.
City Sightseeing Bus Tour Las Palmas »»
Las Palmas top attractions by Hop on Hop off bus.
Easy discover the top attractions of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Take the city Sightseeing bus tour…
Original Inhabitants of Gran Canaria: The Cuevas Pintadas in Galdar »»
Cave paintings in the former Capital of canarian "aborigenes".
Until the year 1862, the history and culture of the „Guanches“, the original inhabitants of Gran Canaria,…
The Steep Canyon of The Original Inhabitants »»
Adventurous Experience at The Northern Coast of Gran Canaria.
The 300 meter deep canyon Barranco Hormiguero begins right above the village San Felipe. A curvy street…
Explore the "Ruta de las Cumbres" »»
A day trip into the mountain and natural landscape of Gran Canaria.
This we want suggest (or rather present) you an excursion into the mountain landscape along Gran Canaria’s…
The Cistern of Gran Canaria »»
Hiking and Exploring the Wet Jungle in the North of Gran Canaria.
The Barranco Moya canyon also ends near the fisher village San Felipe. This steep, wet canyon which…
Caves „Morro del Verdugado“ »»
A Historic Sight on The Hill Above San Felipe.
These caves are located right on a hill behind the surfsports El Circo, Playa de Vagabundos and…
Sardina – Fisher Village and Beach »»
Eating Ambrosial Meals and Relaxing While Looking at the Sunset on the North Coast of Gran Canaria.
Sardina is an insider’s tip for everybody who loves fish dishes and people who seek the quiet…
The Convention Places of The Original Inhabitants With a View Over The Northern Coast »»
Mysticism Between Galdar and San Felipe.
The Tagoror del Gallego is one of the most spectacular archaeological records of the original inhabitants of…
El Agujero – Bathing Resort with a Board Walk »»
The Bathing Idyll of Galdar. Swimming and Relaxing in a Natural Swimming Pool.
Here one awaits a wonderful, small and cultivated board walk with white lanterns and a black stone…
Trip to The Fisher Village Caleta de Arriba »»
The “Fisher Fortress” where Cats call The Shots and Tourists Stand Out.
This colourful fisher village stands like a fortress on a rock spur that towers over the Atlantic.…
Original Inhabitants of Gran Canaria: Remains of The Village El Agujero »»
Welcome to the Canarios Village, One of the Most Distinguished Archaeological Excavations of This Culture.
The coast of Galdar, known under the name “El Agujero”, was once a densely populated area by…
Sightseeing in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria »»
The districts: colonial houses, churches, lanes and places.
Las Palmas is a very streched city. The older parts are located nearby the ocean, the younger…
Bike rental & Mountainbike-Tours in Las Palmas »»
Gran Canaria MTB hire, guided tours, Bike-Shuttle, GPX-tracks.
Road and Mountain-Biking in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Bike Station Las Palmas rents out high quality, road…
Cenobio de Valeron – the aborigine’s place of worship »»
Was it a Granary, monastery or place of worship? That is the question here!.
This cave system contains more than 300 chambers and it is one of the most important and…
The Lighthouse "Faro de Sardina" »»
Krebsakrobatik, Fischen, einsame SträndeCrabs, Fish, Quiet Beaches, Fierce Waves and Rough Winds , wilde Wellen und ein rauher Wind oder kurz Faro de Sardina.
Shortly before arriving in Sardina guests have the opportunity to make a right and go towards the…
Pictures Steep Cliffs "Anden Verden" »»
A trip to the botanical graden of Las Palmas »»
Jardín botánico "viera y clavijo": botanical garden with an impressive biodiversity.
The jardín botanico (=botanical garden) is located in Tafira, a suburb of Las Palmas lying in a fecund…
Especially for long term visitors in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria the diversified landscape of the Island is offering an innumerably amount of excursion destinations. Because of the short distances on Gran Canaria (nearly) each point of the Isle can be reached and viewed by one day trip.
Upcountry wonderful rock formations, breathtaking viewpoints and dreamily mountain villages are waiting for you. In the north you can find by the tourism still unmolested fishing villages, countless surfing spots and archaeological sites. In the south desert landscapes in the dunes of Maspalomas, elegant Yacht ports and several amusement parks can be explored.
To get a complete sight of the city, we want to set Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in relation with its vicinity to impart you an additional facet about the life quality of this city. As well the Gran Canaria excursions are classified in the categories bike-excursions and excursion destinations by car and bus.
Especially hiking in Gran Canaria is a topic we want to upgrade. Gran Canaria footpaths are increasingly recognized as magnificent, but hardly apprehended attraction.
Whether the dunes of Maspalomas, the fishing villages or Gran Canaria’s mountain villages, excursion destinations are existing for each flavor.