10 best winter activities in Gran Canaria

10 BEST WINTER ACTIVITIES IN GRAN CANARIA

Gran Canaria is a lovely island of volcanic origin. It is one of eight islands in the Canary Islands archipelago. It is only 50 km in diameter and is characterized by incredible climatic diversity. The island is compared to a small continent for a reason, due to the dynamically changing temperature and landscape. There are two tourist seasons in Gran Canaria. Summer season and winter season.

 

LISTA OF 10 MOST POPULAR TOURS TO DO IN WINTER

 

VIP PANORAMA ISLAND VIP TOUR

VIP Panorama Island van tour -great tour where you will get to know the real gems of Gran Canaria.

vip panorama island tour gran canaria

These 8 seater vans are the perfect way to get to know the island without feeling crowded and stressed. In the itinerary of the trip: Mirador las Moscas, Fataga Village, drive through San Bartelome de Tirajana, Ayacata and Tejeda, Artenara and Moya. Duration of island van tour is approximately 8h. Price of the VIP tour includes transfer, guide and lunch 68€/KIDS 48€

GRAN CANARIA BUS TOUR

Gran Canaria Bus tour– Gran Canaria Bus Tour is a nice all day excursion to the east and central part of the island.

island tour

This full day trip with a bus is a good way to get to know part of the island. Visiting places: Guayadeques village, Aloe Vera plantation, Firgas, Ayacata. Tour is available on Wednesdays and Fridays. Lunch is available upon request in the beginning of the trip for an additional fee. Price includes guide and transfer 45€/KIDS 26€

FIVE STAR CATAMARAN BOAT TRIP

Five Star catamaran boat trip is the  largest and most beautiful catamarans on the island of Gran Canaria.

five star boat trip gran canaria

Large Balinese sunbeds is a guarantee of comfort and a unique feeling like VIP in the sun. Catamaran will make two stops: one near the Amadores beach and the beautiful Anfi del Mar. On boardyou can enjoy delicious drinks, good music, swim in the ocean and even do water sports. The Five Star sails twice a day. Check availability for sunset cruise in winter season, as they only depart on weekends. VIP TICKET includes: VIP BED for 2 178€, priority on board, food, drinks, transfer and extra bottle of Cava or wine  REGULAR TICKET includes seating bench, food, drink and transfer 59€. For Families Five Star has a special FAMILY TICKET  1 VIP BED (2 adults + 2 kids) 220€. 

AFRIKAT GRAN CANARIA BOAT TRIP

Afrikat Gran Canaria  is one of the most fun catamaran adventures on the island based in Puerto Rico.

Afrikat boat party Gran Canaria

The always happy and cheerful team on board will make sure that everyone has a nice and pleasant time during this 4-hour boat trip. The catamaran departs from Puerto Rico’s port and heads towards the island. Apart from  swimming in the ocean, water sports trip also include a motorboat ride. Price includes transfer, food and drinks ADULTS 69€/KIDS 45€,

DOLPHIN SEARCH BOAT TRIP

Dolphin search Multiacuatic boat trip  is an extremely popular attraction among families with children and those who loves to watch ocean inhabitants in the wild.

Dolphin search gran canaria

The waters around the Canaries are not overfished and thanks to the abundance of food there are dolphins all year round. The thrill of watching dolphins and whales in their natural environment is an experience not to be missed in Gran Canaria. If you are fancy swimming in the ocean (not with dolphins) choose the option of  3 hour trip. On Fridays during the winter months Multiacuatic dolphin search trip has an extra 2 hour stop in Puerto de Mogan (market day). DOLPHINS +MOGAN MARKET ADULTS 39€/KIDS 22€,  REGULAR PRICE FOR 2 and 3 HOUR DOLPHIN TRIP ADULTS 35€/KIDS 20€

HIKING GRAN CANARIA

Hiking tours is an amazing trip for people who love hiking and nature.

The expedition takes place under the watchful eye licenced mountain guide. He will explain you how to safely navigate through Canarian hiking paths. He will also provide some valuable information about this unique volcanic island. The tour is a small group of up to 8 people and there are three interesting trekking routes to choose from. Trip is suitable for all levels. Price includes lunch, transfer and guide 53€

PIRATE BUGGY  TOUR

Pirate Buggy Gran Canaria is the perfect attraction for those looking for adventure and adrenaline.

pirate buggy trip Playa del inglesVenture into the wild off-roads on the island of Gran Canaria. You can drive a buggy with the local mountains guide and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Valleys and viewpoints. This 2-hour buggy tour near Playa del Ingles will take you on-road and off-road tracks so that you can get your adrenaline running and soak up the local nature and astonishing panorama around you.  Valid driving license is required to drive a buggy. SINGLE BUGGY 95€ / DOUBLE BUGGY 120€

CANYONING GRAN CANARIA

Canyoning Gran Canaria -the most popular outdoor mountain activities that can be done on the island. For people who loves adventure and adrenaline.

Gran Canaria Canyoning tour and rappelling

This canyoning tour consists of descending a canyon or ravine following the course of the water stream where you will be able to combine different enjoyable physical exercises like walking, technical climbing, jumping, swimming, and abseiling (rappelling) for approximately 5 hours of adventure. PRICE 60€

JEEP SAFARI 4×4

Jeep Safari 4×4  this Jeep Safari will take you off the beaten track to see the amazing landscape of the island.

Jeep SAfari Gran Canaria

This is a chance to get to know the island from a slightly different perspective. In addition to the off-road route, the itinerary also includes a visit to the camel park. A team of experienced Jeep tour drivers is an English tour guide who, together with other colleagues, will provide you with moments of joy and laughter, leaving a permanent mark on your vacation diary and on your clothes. Not suitable for people with back problems. Price with lunch, transfer and guide  ADULT 59€ KIDS 45€

HORSE RIDING TOUR EL SALOBRE

Horse riding El Salobre there is no better way to discover the island than on horseback riding in Gran Canaria.

Take this trip and your new 4-legged friend will take you down the local valleys through the hidden trails. El Salobre Horse Riding School in Gran Canaria is the best option for a horse riding tour on the island. Great team of professional guides will make this experiance special. Tour is  suitable for beginners and experianced riders. 1 or 2 hour tour available in the morning and afternoon. Ask for availability during the busy periods. Transfer is provided for guests in the south of Gran Canaria.

 

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