Hiking tours Gran Canaria is an extremly popular activity, both among of their inhabitants as the visiting tourists. The variety of trails and beautiful diversity of the landscape attract many hiking enthusiasts visiting Canary Islands to wonder around their interesting walking trails.
Gran Canaria is rich in many emblematic plants and incredible flora and fauna. The dynamics of the changing landscape and the weather surprises even experienced hikers.
HIKING TOURS GRAN CANARIA
Walking trips are an excellent attraction for mountain lovers, nature enthusiasts and for those who wants to be active and stay in shape during this year’s holidays on the island. All tours are available for both beginners and experienced hikers. Hiking tours are going in a small groups of 8 people per hike.
There is always licensed guide present during every tour (international mountain UIMLA and AEGM certificate). As a result, it is a guarantee of safety and very individual experiences during the each trip.
ITINERARY ON THE HIKING TRIP IN GRAN CANARIA
After the hotel pick ups around 8-9 am we head to the desired destination. Nice one hour drive along the ravines and curvy mountain roads shortly reveal true wonders of this island. Duration of hiking usually oscilates between 4-4,5 hours.
Once, we get to the starting point of the route guide debrief all the participants with all necessary information about the surrounding area. The guide will explain how to move safely and what to expect on each trail. Meanwhile, he will share interesting information about the area, as a passionate mountain hiker that he is.
The activity ends with a delicious lunch in local restaurant and is a true reward after the effort and hard work you just have done.
The menu consists of traditional canarian specialities like: meat dishes, grilled fish, canarian potatoes “
There are three routes available to choose from:
- Magic waterfalls – Monday – 7 km, level of difficulty medium 240 descent, 4 h walk, total duration 8 h (hidden waterfalls and amazing flora)
- Gran Canaria Peaks -Wednesday- 10 km, level of difficulty easy to medium, 400 m descent, 4,5 h walk, total duration 9 h (view on Roque Nublo)
- Route of the week -Tuesday – 7- 10 km, level of difficulty easy to medium, 300-600 descent, duration of the tour 4- 7 h ask for availability
Important information: On “route of the week” trip restaurant lunch will be replaced with picnic box instead (baguette, energy bar, fruit, 0.5 l bottle of water)
HIKING TOURS GRAN CANARIA- GENERAL INFORMATION
|PICK UP AREAS||The team will pick you up at your hotel (extra transfer fees for certain areas, see below for more information)*.|
|DEPARTURE LOCATION||Hotels and apartments on the south and south west part of the island|
|PICK UP TIME||Please be ready about 5-10 minutes before scheduled pick up time|
|DEPARTURE TIME||9:00 am|
|RETURN TIME||At approximately 5 pm|
|WHAT TO WEAR||Something comfortable, sport or hikking shoes. Jacket or jumper recommended in winter|
|DURATION OF ACTIVITY||8 hours|
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN BY THE TEAM||English Spanish German Polish|
HIKING TOURS GRAN CANARIA
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