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Voli con British Airways e potrà godere di un servizio pluri-premiato e di tariffe con un ottimo rapporto qualità-prezzo senza spese nascoste.

  • Scelta gratuita dei posti 24 ore in anticipo
  • Comprensiva di 23 kg di franchigia bagaglio registrato*
  • Check-in in aeroporto, online o sul telefono cellulare
  • Menu e servizio bar a bordo gratuiti

*Non applicabile alle tariffe 'Solo bagaglio a mano'

Things to do in Gran Canaria

More than just a beach destination, you can enjoy an array of things to do in Gran Canaria. With its mild year-round temperatures, spectacular coastline, exciting landscape and historic capital city - it’s easy to understand the appeal.

If you love the beach, you’ll certainly be spoilt for choice, with the picturesque sand dunes of Maspalomas and the hustle of Playa del Ingles. If that’s not your scene, there are plenty of other daytime activities to keep you occupied - from shopping to sightseeing. The varied nightlife and dining options will appeal to every taste and budget – dance the night away in Playa del Ingles or embrace the Canarian way of life with traditional salsa dancing.

Shopping.

Shopping

Las Palmas boasts an array of shopping options, from covered markets to malls. Head to the super-chic hangout Avenida Mesa Y Lopez for the famous department store El Corte Ingles, numerous shops and boutiques. Vecindario has a large shopping centre, with a cinema, while pedestrianised Calle Triana offers high street classics like Zara and Marks and Spencer.

Sightseeing.

Sightseeing

Get stuck into the history and culture of Gran Canaria as you see the sights. Learn about traditional agriculture at Museo de la Zafra or see fascinating mummified remains and relics at the Museo Canario. Enjoy an interactive experience at Museo Elder de la Ciencia y la Tecnologia, where the motto is ‘forbidden not to touch’.

Food.

Food

Discover cuisine to satisfy all taste buds in Gran Canaria. From the affordable international cuisine of Playa del Ingles to the authentic tapas bars of San Fernando. Dine on freshly caught seafood in Agaete or sample Papas Arrugadas, a Canarian delicacy. The islands tropical climate means that delicious, exotic fruit is grown locally and readily available.

Nightlife.

Nightlife

Dance the night away in Playa del Ingles, where the lively nightlife attracts the party crowd. Embrace a more upmarket vibe in Maspalomas as you enjoy a leisurely meal and cocktails or absorb the Canarian flavour of Las Palmas. If you’re feeling lucky pay a visit to the casino at either Hotel Santa Catalina or Hotel Melia Tamarindos.

Beaches.

Beaches

Maspalomas is perhaps Gran Canarias’s most popular beach, especially in the summer months. While the volcanic sands of Playa de San Agustin offer a more peaceful atmosphere. Playa del Ingles is a hive of activity with its lively water sports and energetic vibe and Puerto Rico Beach is said to get the most sunshine on the island.

Gran Canaria Experiences

Book one of our carefully selected sightseeing experiences before your holiday.

Las Palmas Card.

Explore the Canary Islands' largest city with the Las Palmas Card and sightsee independently. Enjoy free entry to top attractions and discounts in bars, restaurants and shops. Valid for 24 hours from the time of first use, you can also save on entrance, meals and drinks in selected restaurants, bars and clubs with your city pass. Use your city pass to discover the Canary Island's history at Museo Canario, admire architecture at Catedral de Santa Ana and lots more.

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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Hop-on Hop-off Tour.

Experience the perfect introduction to Las Palmas aboard this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour. Discover Las Palmas on an open-top, double-decker bus with the opportunity to hop-on and hop-off at nine different stops over a 24 or 48 hour period. With great views from the top of the bus, strategically placed stops and an interesting commentary, this the hop-on hop-off city tour is the easiest way to see the sights of Las Palmas.

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Gran Canaria weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Temperature medie stagionali°C/°F
  • 18°gen
  • 18°feb
  • 19°mar
  • 19°apr
  • 20°mag
  • 22°giu
  • 23°lug
  • 24°ago
  • 24°set
  • 23°ott
  • 21°nov
  • 19°dic
Precipitazioni medie mensili (mm)
  • 30
  • 30
  • 20
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 10
  • 20
  • 20
Ore di sole (in media)
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 11
  • 9
  • 8
  • 8
  • 7

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