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Gran Canaria Sightseeing

Gran Canaria has much to offer to holidaymakers. There are a lot of places to see in Gran Canaria.

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa del Inglés, Maspalomas, Puerto de Mogán, San Agustín and Puerto Rico is the most popular holiday resorts in Gran Canaria as well as holiday resorts in Spain.

Villages & towns on the north that worth a visit include; Arucas, Teror, Valleseco, Moya, Guía, Gáldar, Agaete and Puerto de las Nieves; on the central zone include; Tafira Alta, El Monte, Santa Brígida, San Mateo, Cueva Grande, Ayacata, Tejeda, Artenara and Cruz de Tejeda; and on the south include; Telde, Ingenio, Agüimes, Temisas, Santa Lucía, San Bartolomé de Tirajana, Fataga and Arteara.

 

As for nature; excursions and trips to Bandama Volcano, Viera y Clavijo Botanical Gardens, Tamadaba Pinewood and Nublo is a great attraction to take.

As for the volcanic scenery; the Tirajana Caldera and the Tejeda Caldera, 15 km. in diameter and born of the sinking of a volcanic structure, can be seen in all its majesty from the Cruz de Tejeda look-out point. Other volcanic zones to see include; the Arucas, Gáldar, Guía, La Isleta and Bandama volcanic cones, as well as the Pinos de Gáldar, Los Marteles, Pino Santo and Bandama craters.

As for the ravines; Agaete and Guayadeque are two of the most stunning ravines on the island worth a visit and explore.

As for theme parks and aqua parks in Gran Canaria; Aqualand, Palmitos Park, Holiday World, Sioux City and Aqua Sur in and near Maspalomas; Crocodile Park in Villa de Aguimes and Cactualdea Park in San Nicolas de Tolentino are worth a visit and great attractions to take with the kids.

As for the museums; Casa de Colón and Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM) are the museums to be visited.

Gran Canaria beaches are outstanding especially for the beach holidays lovers. A day out at the great Gran Canaria beaches is one of the most popular attractions and things to do in Gran Canaria.

 
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