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The town council of San Bartolomé de Tirajana has commenced stabilisation and beautification work on the slope that supports the Costa Canaria promenade in the El Veril area, above Playa del Cochino, near Playa del Inglés.
The new aquarium “Poema del Mar” (Poem of the Sea) being built in the port area of ​​Las Palmas is being positioned to stand as one of the most modern and spectacular aquariums in the world


Attractions in Gran Canaria

Attractions 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.

Most of the beaches offer water sports, as well as deep sea fishing. If you fancy something especially easy going then the Englishman’s beach sits on the south coast. Aligned with hotels, restaurants, taverns and villas, you’ll have no problem getting settled and feeling comfortable.

With zoos, amusement parks and water parks, you’ll have no trouble keeping the kids entertained in Gran Canaria. Check out Sioux City; a Wild West themed attraction, and Palmitos Park; a subtropical oasis and zoo.

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.

Most Popular Attractions in Gran Canaria

Palmitos Park

A botanical and zoological wonderland, Palmitos Park has 200 different species of birds plus a butterfly house, an aquarium, an orchid house and extensive cactus gardens.
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Cocodrilo Park

For those who love big scary animals, particularly the crocodile variety, the Cocodrilo Park is the main attraction for you. The park enjoys a spectacular setting on the island.
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Dolphin & Whale watching

Enjoy watching the dolphins and whales in their natural surroundings, jumping, hunting or just playing in the water trail of the boat. You can observe these sea mammals from all angles and through the glass bottom of our boat.Read More…

Helicopter Rides

The best way to explore Gran Canaria and see close up the massive rock formations of Roque Nublo and Roque Bentaiga, plus the old Canarian town of Teror. Stunning sea views over the Atlantic ensure a thrilling trip. Read More…

A sailing boat experience

Explore the Atlantic under a clear blue sky with soaring masts overhead. Book a trip on board a traditional Turkish gulet with pine decks that resemble the ships of old, often featured in maritime dramas. Read More…

Submarine Adventure Mogan

Enjoy a unique submarine tour to the bottom of the sea on board of our Yellow Submarine. Experience a 45 minutes sea adventure in more than 20 meters of depth.
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Garbo´s Dinner Show

This glamorous gala cabaret has been wowing audiences since 1997 with its showstopping song and dance numbers, sparkly costumes and electrifying atmosphere.
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Sioux City

Built in 1971 Sioux City is a western film set, which is the scene of movie-inspired performances such as Duel Until Death, Bank Robbery, Town Square Hanging and Indian Rain Dance.
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Alfredo Kraus Auditorium

Alfredo Kraus Auditorium was designed by Oscar TusquetsDedicated to Alfredo Kraus, the Canary Island’s most famous tenor. The iconic building is the venue for concerts ranging from classical through jazz to hip hop. Read More…

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