Sailing to explore the beautiful coastline of
Gran Canaria dotted with great sea and crystal
clear waters to discover the idyllic spots together
with swimming with the dolphins, surfing the waves
is a must take attraction on your Gran Canaria
holidays. It is one of the best things to do in Gran
Gran Canaria offers a wide range of sailing
possibilities for sailing lovers both under canvas
or powered. The six marinas and yacht basins of Gran
Canaria offer about 2,500 berths for pleasure craft
of all types.
Gran Canaria has excellent sailing conditions for
sailing and the island hosts several world and
Olympic championships. The strategic position of the
island on the transatlantic route and its being the
intermediate point on the Gulf Stream that is
flowing westward from Europe to America also make
the island a popular and important sailing
destination. The prestigious ARC (Atlantic Rally for
Cruisers) is the one of the most popular races that
is held in Gran Canaria.
locations and harbours for sailing in Gran Canaria
Puerto de Mogán,
Pasito Blanco and
de Gran Canaria.
All of these 4 harbours have berths for pleasure
craft as well as all necessary ancillary services
such as fuel, electricity, running water, slip
docks, workshops, restaurants, supermarkets, etc.
Puerto Rico is the perfect port for sailing lovers
and is famous for its watersports and yachting
opportunities with a big yacht harbour and 400
meters of artificially made golden sandy beach.