Discover the Gran Canaria highlights bus tour passing by the east and central most iconic parts of the island. This bus tour is perfect for those who wants to get to know the island from inside out.The incredible diversity of climate and landscapes of the Canary Islands welcomes us almost all year long. Let us show you the true gems of Gran Canaria!
GRAN CANARIA HIGHLIGHTS BUS TOUR
Gran Canaria is a unique volcanic island with a diameter of approximately 50 km (31 miles). Explore cultural towns such as: Arucas, Terror, discover stunning volcanic landscapes, small villages Ayacata, Fataga and much more.
Itinerary on the Gran Canaria Highlights full day bus tour
Starting from the south of the island, we first drive along the east coast towards the north. Meantime, we pass the capital of the island Las Palmas. You can see stunning panoramic view of the city with beautiful Alfredo Kraus Auditorium and Atlantic Ocean in the background.
Once we get into our first stop in Arucas we visit famous church of San Jauan Bautista. Is the neogothic church build by Gaudi’s student (called mini Sagrada de Familia of Canaries).
Later on, we head to our next destination Terror. Terror is a town in north part of the island which has important religious meaning to the island and their inhabitants. Is a destination to many pilgrimages and has big sacral importance to canarian tradition. On arrival, you can see Basilica of Our Lady of the Pine and have a nice walk around the historic streets of the town. Town is a perfect example of post-colonial architecture with original canarian balconies made from pine, historic square and magic little streets.
At this point, we planned well deserved break and lunch, available upon request in the beginning of the trip (additional fee). Lunch menu have delicious local food and soft drink included. You can also bring your own supply and have it during the break as well.
As we continue rest of the trip, we head to central part of the island. We drive through typical canarian farms where surrounding become greener and greener. You will be astonished by breathtaking landscapes of pine forest, volcanic mountains, caves and dynamic of the changing climate.
We continue our route going around the charming landscapes of Parador de Tejeda and we get to highest peak of out trip- Bacerra view point (1.550m). There you can admire two monoliths (Roque Bentaiga and Predicator) and themost popular emblematic natural monument Roque Nublo. Perfect spot to take a nice souvenir photo.
Then, we begin to descend via heart of the island towards south, passing along canarian pine forest, village Ayacata (famous almond trees especially colourful in winter). As we drive further to capital of San Bartelome the Tirajana – Tunte where we enter a crater of 10 km in diameter (coffee break and quick photos season).
Finally, we reach our last stop “Degollada de la Yegua” leaving behind beautiful village Fataga knows as ” The Valley of the thousand palms“. This popular view point has the most diverse views on Dunes of Maspalomas Dunes Atlantic Ocean, majestic Volcanic mountains of Gran Canaria.
GENERAL INFORMATION GRAN CANARIA HIGHLIGHTS FULL DAY BUS TOUR
|PICK UP AREAS||Free pick up and return to hotels and apartments in the south of the island|
|PICK UP TIME||Please be outside your hotel at least 10 minutes before pick up. See below timetable and pick up areas|
|WHAT TO WEAR||Comfortable clothes and shoes|
|DURATION OF ACTIVITY||8 hours|
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN BY THE TEAM||English Spanish German|
PICKUP TIMES BY ZONES:
Puerto de Mogan, Tauro – 7:55
Playa del Cura, Taurito – 8:05
Playa de Amadores, Puerto Rico – 8:15
Balito Beach, Anfi, Arguineguin – 8:20
Meloneras, Sonnenland, Campo Golf – 8:45
Playa Ingles, San Augustin, Bahia Feliz – 9:15
Auditorium Alfredo Kraus Las Palmas – 10:00
GRAN CANARIA HIGHLIGHTS FULL DAY BUS TOUR
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OTHER ADVENTUROUS TOURS
We also offer other great Gran Canaria boat trips in Pasito Blanco like the Blue Dream sailing boat trip along the coast Maspalomas, Delfin Playa , Supercat and Multiacuatic Dolphin Search Trip in Puerto Rico. If your in the Mogán area, we recommend a relaxing trip on the Karolka sailing yacht. If you are interested to rent private yacht check out Private Yacht Magic Island and Private Yacht Sunkis Puerto Rico