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¿Que hacer Gran canaria?
On Grand Canary island there are many amusement parks, theme parks and water parks. You will find at the hotel any and all information regarding the attractions you will be able to enjoy during your stay.
Health and Wellbeing
Your holidays are meant for tranquil relaxation, but in Grand Canary you can also spend time invigorating yourself and replenishing your vital energy.
Several clubs offer the experience of tandem jumping. The flight to the jumping point
Historic and Archeological Heritage
Grand Canary has an important and diverse historic and archeological heritage. During your stay you will be able to visit museums and several archeological sites which are open to the public.
Throughout the past centuries, miscegenation has enriched the numerous cultural and artistic expressions of the island. In a small territory we find many singularities. The cultural happenings of the island will suit the standards of the most demanding audience. Theater, music, folklore and film festivals are organized all through the year.
Grand Canary is an authentic golfing paradise. With a cool temperature in any season of the year, this sport's enthusiasts will enjoy ideal conditions on the island's magnificent golf courses.
Grand Canary's waters host an immense natural world, with lively underwater caves, reefs, and shipwrecks. The crystal clear water allows for excellent visibility. Numerous clubs offer dives and diving courses all over the island.
Ocean excursions and navigation
Navigation is one of the many ways of enjoying the ocean. Grand Canary offers a wide variety of possibilities. Outings in small boats, sailing, windsurfing, kitesurfing, surfing and bodyboarding, and even a jaunt in a submarine. These are some of the options available to you for the navigation and enjoyment of the ocean around the Canary Islands.
To talk about the sea is to talk about fishing. For those who love to fish, the Canary Islands are heaven. Whether fishing from the shore or in the open sea searching for blue Marlin, in Grand Canary, fishing is an integral part of the island’s culture.
More than 20 cetacean species are seen in Grand Canary waters. Live a unique experience watching whales and dolphins in their natural habitat. There are companies with experienced professionals who arrange outings from several locations around the island.
The interior of Grand Canary island, north to south, from the shore to the nearly 2000m heights, invites the hiker to walk its paths. Walking alone or in a group, the numerous marked routes will lead you to the discovery of spectacular landscapes amongst a great variety of endemic flora.
The Viera y Clavijo (Jardín Canario) botanical garden, near Las Palmas, gathers almost the entirety of Canary Island flora into upwards of 27 hectares. It is without doubt one of Grand Canary Island's emblematic locations.
Outings to the Island
In Grand Canary, when we mention an outing, we are talking about much more. There are as many possibilities as available means of transport. Buses, cars, motorbikes, quad bikes, buggies, light aircrafts, helicopters, horses, and even camels allow the visitor to get to know the island from the sky, the road or the dirt roads reserved for the four by four.
Grand Canary is a stopover for regattas, such as the ARC (Atlantic Rally for Cruisers), the longest transoceanic regatta in the world, and for many globally relevant windsurfing, surfing, kitesurfing, rally, and underwater photography events.
The island's hilly terrain and climate are ideal for the practice of cycling. Every year cyclists from Europe come to Grand Canary for training during the winter. You will find bicycles for rent easily, along with companies that organize trips in a minibus to the heights of the island, from where you can enjoy the descent on the road to the coast.
In Grand Canary, we are able to enjoy many beaches. One of the most beautiful beaches of the Canary islands, Maspalomas, is only a few minutes walk from our hotel.
The climate in the Canary islands offers excellent ingredients (meats, fish, fruits and vegetables) which are well used in the preparation of delicious characteristic recipes.
The "Grand Canary Guarantee of Origin and Quality" classifies a great variety of wines. Depending on the location of the wine production, it is possible to savour young, red, white, fruity and very aromatic wines, all of them of excellent quality.
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