Palm groves, large cliffs, sandbars, leafy mountains, volcanic areas and paradisiacal beaches make Las Palmas de Gran Canaria an ideal destination for tourists looking for sunny days and adventure.
Do not let them spoil it for you and go check it out yourself! Come and live a unique experience on this island and stay at any of our hotels in Gran Canaria to benefit from all the comforts and the best services during your famil or business trips.
In Gran Canaria there are many places to visit and enjoy. You can practice water sports on its many beaches thanks to the mild tropical climate and the trade winds that run through the island. It is the perfect place for surfing, diving or windsurfing, although you can also choose to go on a sailing boat. If you prefer to do activities off sea, do not miss the opportunity to go hiking, climbing, cycling or even canyoning.
Here you will find activities and interests for everyone; you can discover infinite landscapes, autochthonous faunas and geological zones that form the "Panza de Burro" (a sky full of clouds). You can also explore its monumental heritage through its neighbourhoods, streets, and squares.
Organize your trip in our Gran Canaria family hotels and discover this jewel of the Atlantic archipelago. Do not forget to walk through the Vegueta neighbourhood, here you can admire the patios and balconies of the colonial era. Also, if you want to buy a few souvenirs, we suggest you visit the magical Triana shopping area. In addition, you can visit museums such as The Canarian Museum, the Casa de Colón or the Cueva Pintada Archaeological Museum and Park (painted cave). Another option is to explore the Castillo de la Luz (Light castle) and Castillo de Mata (Mata Castle) or get lost in the Mogal port. Everything you need for an unforgettable vacation is here.
This island has been declared a biosphere reserve, where you can find miles of dunes, leafy mountains, and endless beaches. If you want to relax during your holiday with your family, your best options are the Inglés and Meloneras beach or the area in Maspalomas. Here you can find the famous lighthouse that was built in 1861, ever since it has been considered the perfect scenario for a beach day or a walk by the sea.
If you want to explore the wildest side of Gran Canaria, we recommend you to go on an excursion to Guayedra. You will discover one of the most beautiful places in the region with a high geological value, a lot of fauna, flora and impressive sunsets. It is not easy to access the area, but it will be an authentic family adventure if you opt for a RAV4 to get to these amazing cliffs and black volcanic sand.
Take the most out of your trip to Gran Canaria and visit the Teide National Park. A landscape full of craters, volcanoes, and rivers that make up one of the great wonders of the world. If you want to visit this beautiful park you have to make a trip to another island. For that reason, we recommend you stay at any of our convenient hotels in Gran Canaria to make your travels easier and stress-free. Do not miss this wonderful experience and book with Sercotel Hotels your dream holiday!
This town’s gastronomy is full of delicious dishes such as mojo picón, (potatoes with a sauce made of pepper and spices); this has definitely become a favourite dish in the Canarian cuisine. You should also try other delicacies like Chorizo de Teror (made of pork, paprika and garlic), the ropa vieja (stew of chickpeas, meat and spices) or the sancocho, based on salted fish and potatoes.
Do not miss the opportunity to travel to this jewel of the Atlantic and pamper yourself at our fantastic hotels near the beach in Gran Canaria. If you want to have a relaxed holiday while getting a massage or a facial, book you room with Sercotel Hotels and spend some unforgettable days in this beautiful island.