There is a never-ending list of things to see and do on the largest Canary island, Gran Canaria. With more than 50 beaches, charming villages, the city bustle of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and historic sites such as Pueblo Canario, Gran Canaria has something to offer every visitor. Fill your trip with the best thing to do below, and you’re in for a grand old time.
Gran Canaria is a fantastic destination for water sports fans, with plenty of companies offering sailing, yachting, windsurfing, water-skiing, scuba diving and much more. Thanks to a combination of warm wind – which blows from the eastern side of the island – and warm waters, windsurfing is typically the most popular activity here, with Dunkerbeck Windsurf Center one of the most popular options.