Family Holidays in Gran Canaria: Top Holiday Lettings
Things To Do With Your Family In Gran Canaria
Check out some of the popular attractions and excursions available on the island, all of which are easily bookable before or during your holiday. Designed with families in mind, these favourites can offer close encounters with animals, thrilling rides and a slice of local culture.
1. Poema Del Mar Aquarium Las Palmas
Discover more about marine life at this aquarium. Home to over 350 global species, including electric eels and bull sharks. The aquarium is a short walk from Las Canteras Beach and the Santa Catalina Bus Terminal.
2. La Vegueta Market
Head to the Vegueta district in Las Palmas to find out about it's links to Christopher Columbus and visit the colourful market. Choose from locally grown tropical fruit and vegetables and take back some treats to your holiday letting.
3. Snorkelling At Amadores Beach
The rocks at either end of this relaxing beach are popular snorkelling spots. Look out for colourful fish including bream, damselfish and anemones.You will find this beach next to the Puerto Rico Resort.
4. Visit A Waterpark
Family Holidays in Gran Canaria can be challenging in the heat but a water park is the perfect place to cool off. Aqualand in Maspalomas entertains with some exciting slides, a dedicated kids area and sea lions exhibit.
5. Arteara Camel Park
Hop aboard a camel for an exciting guided tour of the Arteara Valley. Lunch, a guided tour of the palm groves and pick-ups from multiple locations, such as near your hotel in Taurito or Mogan, are included in the excursion price.