Las Palmas/Gran Canaria
Gran Canaria - the island with gazillions of beaches
Gran Canaria is the third largest island of the Canaries, located southeast of Tenerife and west of Fuerteventura . The island is of Volcanic origin with a round shape offering more than 80 beaches. With a continuous sunny and warm weather, great food, friendly and welcoming people, holidays in Gran Canaria can only be a picture perfect. And with a myAustrian Holidays, nothing can beat it!!
Wonderful culture, untouched nature, golden and marvelous sand dunes, as well as a piece of European and Spanish history make Gran Canaria a place worth a visit!
Gran Canaria being famous for welcoming all kinds of sport enthusiasts like Golfers, Hikers, Divers, Swimmers, Windsurfers, Mountain Bikers, Kite Surfers, Bikers and many more. myAustrian Holidays helps you with your golf and sports equipment. For further information on excess baggage, sports and golf equipment, please visit our information section .
You can choose to relax on golden sand beaches, enjoy the night life or come in touch with history of the island. A very interesting part of Gran Canaria is the small town called Teror, located in the northern part of the island. Teror is lined up with monuments, such as the baroque neoclassical Basílica de Nuestra Senora del Pino. Friends of Spirits and Liqueurs can also make a tour to the rum factory of Arucas `Destilería Arehucas`.