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Gran Canaria News
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
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.
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Zoo & Live Animal shows

Gran Canaria Zoo & Live animal shows

Enjoy Zoo and Animal live shows- with impressive display of dolphins, birds of prey, exotic birds, parrots, crocodiles, tropical and Canarian fish, tarantulas and a parrot show and much more.

Palmitos Park!

Enter a subtropical oasis teaming with colourful exotic birds and fish as well as animals and beautiful botanical gardens.
* Over 200 species of exotic birds
* Over 1,000 palm trees and 15,000 plants
* Gran Canaria’s only dolphinarium
Palmitos Park is a sub-tropical oasis, situated in a lush valley planted with palm trees where you will be able to admire over 200 species of exotic birds including toucans, humming birds, peacocks, ibis, flamingos, hornbills and parrots as well as an aquarium, butterfly house, cactus garden and orchid house.
The botanical gardens and zoo are among the most important of their kind worldwide with hundreds of birds, dozens of mammals, reptiles, thousands of fish as well as thousands of palm trees, cacti and other plants; making it one of the major attractions in Gran Canaria. One attraction you should not miss is the parrot show where you’ll not believe your eyes as you see these intelligent birds perform an incredible variety of tricks –see them riding bicycles, painting, doing puzzles and even counting up to ten..

Crocodilo Park

A spectacular, educational park in Agüimes, Crocodilo Park, located in the south east of Gran Canaria close to Agüimes, offers a spectacular crocodile show where the crocs are fed live to show the strength of their jaws . Spectators can also touch a juvenile croc handled by a member of staff. Largely educational, the show explains the habits of these animals that shared the Earth with the dinosaurs. As a private zoo, all proceeds from the entry fee go towards the care of the animals.
Reptile Zoo in Gran Canaria
With 300 Nile crocodiles, one of them five metres long, Crocodilo Park has a reptile collection unique in the Canary Islands. Along with tigers, deer and snakes it offers a macaw and parrot show and visitors can buy fruit and bananas from the restaurant to feed to the monkeys. Crocodilo Park offers a free bus services to and from Maspalomas resort on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays .

Palmitos Park

Spend an unforgettable day at Palmitos Park, a great zoo in Maspalomas, considered the number 1 recreational activity in Gran Canaria according to both its ratings on Tripadvisor and the number of annual visitors.
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Cocodrilo Park

About 300 crocodiles, species of tropical fishes, the Parrot Show on Treasure Island and a cacti garden number are amongst the attractions you’ll see in this unusual animal park.
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