Gran Canaria, a true aquatic haven, boasts 60 kilometres of pristine beaches along a mesmerising 236-kilometer coastline. Described as a ‘miniature continent,’ it caters to families, couples, sports enthusiasts, and adrenaline junkies with diverse activities.
With strategically placed hotels that offer comfort and safety for indulging in nautical experiences, which range from deep-sea fishing to surfing Atlantic waves, Gran Canaria caters to all. Thanks to a year-round temperature of 22 degrees Celsius, the island invites outdoor enthusiasts to embrace its ocean charms every day.
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Gran Canaria’s accommodation has been meticulously crafted over decades, distinguishing itself with excellent facilities, modern infrastructure and a gastronomic scene that caters to all tastes and Servatur Green Beach and Servatur Casablanca Suites & Spa exemplify the seamless connection between the hotels and the Atlantic, offering unparalleled experiences.
For those craving infinite sea views Hotel Marina Suites, provides a peaceful oasis just meters away from the beach. Meanwhile, Hotel Marina Bayview elevates this experience for adults with Balinese beds and breathtaking views of Puerto Rico. If you are looking to visit Puerto de Mogán (aka the ‘Little Venice’) Hotel Cordial Mogán Playa and Apartamentos Cordial Mogán Valle is the place to be, offering the endless possibilities of the Mogán coastline, creating havens of peace complete with a spa, ocean views and exquisite restaurants.
Ideal for those seeking a magnificent wellness experience Gloria Palace San Agustín Thalasso & Hotel, Gloria Palace Royal Hotel & Spa, and Gloria Palace Amadores Thalasso & Hotel, not only stand out as a wellness expert but also offers hotels with stunning views seamlessly integrated into the landscape.
Gran Canaria, a land of contrasts, boasts white and black sand beaches, tranquil coasts, and untamed nature. Beneath its surface lies a privileged location for fishing, diving, and underwater exploration, hosting a marine reserve with a rich array of marine life, including 29 cetacean species, dolphins, humpback whales, turtles, and flying fish.
Embarking on the Spirit of the Sea offers a unique opportunity to witness these marine wonders in their natural habitat. Looking to explore even further? The Submarine Adventure takes enthusiasts 15 meters below the surface to explore the artificial reef park of ‘Atlantis,’ where adventurers will discover magnificent marine species and sunken ships.
Gran Canaria, a hub for adrenaline seekers, presents exciting water sports with Canary WaterSports, featuring Parasailing, Jet Boat rides, jet skiing, and the exhilarating ‘crazy sofa.’ For a serene contrast, WaterSports Luis Molina offers kayaking, paddleboarding, and the thrilling Flyboard and BD Surf School completes the nautical adventure with surfing, windsurfing, and paddleboard lessons!
Gran Canaria’s appeal extends to fishing enthusiasts, with Fish On! offering memorable fishing experiences. Whether it’s bottom fishing or searching for big fish, each trip guarantees encounters with a variety of species in the rich waters of the Atlantic!
The sea also serves as a connector, uniting destinations and bringing the benefits of Gran Canaria closer to residents and tourists. Lineas Blue Bird and Líneas Salmon offer excursions that delve into the history, nature, and curiosities of the island, showcasing its unique landscapes above and below the surface.
The enchanted marinas of Puerto de Mogán and Puerto Deportivo Pasito Blanco epitomise the beauty, safety, exclusivity, and strategic locations that characterise Gran Canaria’s coastal havens. The perfect place to explore complete with a wonderful selection of restaurants! For more information visit grancanariablue.com