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You’ll find that the paradise island of Gran Canaria is located in the Atlantic Ocean, 130 miles from the African coast. It's the third largest of the Canary Islands and has Fuerteventura and as its neighbours. Las Palmas, situated in the north east of the island is its capital.
Gran Canaria is an island of contrasts, has a great mix of people and keeps local traditions alive as well as catering for the holidaymaker. Crammed with culture, sandy beaches and enjoying a sunny climate, Gran Canaria is a great destination all year round. So whenever you want to escape for a break the delights of Gran Canaria are waiting for you!
From the cooler north to the sunnier south, this perfect holiday island has everything the most discerning traveller could wish for; the great diversity of climate, flora and fauna has led to this island being dubbed "The Miniature Continent". Where else can you find acres of sand dunes against a backdrop of verdant mountains within easy reach of some of the best, clubs, bars and cafés in Europe?
Gran Canaria has a lot to offer the tourist. The south is the most popular containing such delights as Puerto de Mogán (a picturesque village also known as Little Venice), Puerto Rico, Maspalomas, Meloneras, San Agustín and the famous Playa del Inglés. But with their spectacular views and landscapes, make sure you don't miss the rugged north and west coasts, and island's interior.
Enjoying warm weather all year round Gran Canaria offers you a wealth of choices. You’ll find everything you’re looking forward in order to relax, have fun and soak up the atmosphere of this great island. From the moment you step off the plane you’ll know you’ve come to the right place and with a great choice of package deals, hotels and flights to the island, it's never been easier to in Gran Canaria