Summer holidays to Gran Canaria

Our fantastic range of Gran Canaria summer holiday deals gives you the ultimate escape to this incredible Atlantic island. Gran Canaria is in the heart of the Canary Islands. It's a popular place whether you're a sun seeker, wanting to explore the sights and local food or you fancy taking part in sports and activities like golf and surfing.

Take your time when choosing your perfect summer holiday to Gran Canaria. You can unwind at the stylish Seaside Palm Beach at Maspalomas, in the south of the island or chill by the beach at the Santa Monica Suites Hotel. Gran Canaria has something for everyone.

The winding and narrow streets of Vegueta, near the capital Las Palmas, reveal the 15th century cathedral and the ancient architectural history of the island. Visiting the Cueva Pintada museum should also be on your to do list. Here you'll see rock paintings and ancient village remains from before the Europeans arrived at Gran Canaria.

You can also explore the outdoors. Scuba diving, dolphin watching, hiking, rock climbing and mountain biking are all on your doorstep. If you feel like taking it easy and hitting the shops, then you can head to the popular Triana Street in Las Palmas. It has plenty of fashion, craft and big brand shops. Down in the south, you can take in the shops and boutiques of Playa del Ingles and San Agustin. Why not finish off your carefree day in the peaceful Puerto de Mogan by grabbing a drink and watching the sunset?

With nearly 60km of sandy beaches, including the lively strips at Maspalomas and family areas at Amadores, Gran Canaria is the ideal choice for your special summer holiday.

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