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Maspalomas in Gran Canaria, Spain


Maspalomas is the oldest and the longest established holiday resort in Gran Canaria. Maspalomas is the up market neighbor of the famous resort Playa del Inglés. The sand dunes of Maspalomas are the most attractive feature of the town. The dunes along the beach stretch to the Playa del Ingles. It is one of the most popular holiday resorts in Gran Canaria.

Maspalomas offers shopping centers, 18-hole golf course and wide selection of cafes, restaurants and bars to its visitors.

Things to Do & See in Maspalomas
There a lot of sports and entertainment facilities in Maspalomas. Aqualand in Maspalomas is a very popular waterpark worth visiting. Next popular place is the Palmitos Park. What is there to enjoy include and aquarium botanical garden and orchid house where birds, fish and butterflies are housed to catch one’s interest. The theme park of Sioux City is also a must especially for the kids.

Evening activities are also spectacular. Amusement arcades, piano bars and high tech discos are popular nightlife acts. Amusement parks are open in the evenings for the kids. Music is always coming on the stages until late midnight. There are numerous shops, cafes and restaurants to choose from in Maspalomas.

Maspalomas is also very suitable and attractive for golf lovers where there are quality golfing facilities nearby the sea.

The Dunes of Maspalomas (Dunas de Maspalomas) that is situated on the west of Playa de Inglés is a popular tourist attraction with its spectacular sandy peaks of 4,5 square km. sand desert. It is a natural formation. A must see. There are also luxury hotels by the east end of the area.


Accommodation & Hotels in Maspalomas

Maspalomas offers small collection of select hotels that are located in the middle of a natural and officially protected area formed by a large grove of leafy Canary palms and a small lagoon fed by underground sea-water seepage. See Maspalomas hotels >>>


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