Gran Canaria, our “Little Miniature Continent” for the different forms of landscapes that Gran Canaria offers and the microclimate,has been declared Biosphere Reserve by Unesco, almost 50% of the island's territory.
A little miniature world that remix landscapes that seem taken from different countries. The ideal paradise in wich you can enjoy your holiday feeling closed to the pure nature.
Gran Canaria is a mix of thousand cultures that came across in our island. This makes us discover from our ancient history to our more recent history. Our cultural wealth is spread throughout the island, discover them.
Museums in Gran Canaria
- Museum Cueva Pintada and Archaeological Park
- Ethnographic Museum - Interpretation Centre of Valleseco
- Museum of Zafra
- Museum of La Rama
- Museum of History and Traditions of Tejeda
- Museum of History of Aguimes
- Museum of Guayadeque (Interpretation Centre of Archaeological)
- Canary Museum
- Museum of the city and The Castle Sea of Mata
What to see
We show you the 10 places you can not miss when visiting the island. They are natural areas of Gran Canaria that you will not forget. Discover a small continent in protected areas. You can get to know many of these places with guided tours.
Where it is located the most important Basilica de Nuestra Señora del Pino. In the historic centre of the town you will feel the canary tradition appreciating the typical Canarian balconies of our architecture that embellish a large part of the town. You can't leave without visiting the traditional market which offers handmade products.Pdf Videos Routes
Jardín Canario- Jardín Botánico Viera y Clavijo
A botanical museum, designed to safeguard the native flora of the islands. It's a must visit if you are a plant lover, a photography lover or you like to walk around admiring the plants in the biggest botanic garden of Spain. A place where you can get lost.E-book Web
Discover the unknown side of the island. The centre of Gran Canaria hides a sea of mountains that concentrates volcanoes and cliffs with a unique ecosystem, revealing a diverse and rich nature that transforms the island into a paradise declared “Biosphere Reserve”.
Daydream landscapes where you can enjoy the nature, breathing and feeling Gran Canaria with one of the best climates in the world. From north to south and from east to west you will discover the best places in order to know more about this island. There are an extense list of viewpoints and natural spaces in Gran Canaria that we have available for you.
An eye-catching island.
21 Ingredients for an island of flavours
The gastronomy of Gran Canaria is the result of a mix of cultural contributions throughout its history. It's known because of its simplicity, variety of fresh land products and an abundance of ingredients. The island comprises 21 municipalities and each one has something to offer.