Gran Canaria Highlights Full-Day Tour by Bus

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39 reviews

Gran Canaria Highlights Full-Day Tour by Bus

From $39.16 per person

Discover the green center of Gran Canaria and marvel at the contrasts of the island on a full-day bus tour. Taste local rums at a rum distillery and much more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Spanish, Dutch
Pickup included
Pick-up possible from hotels in the main touristic areas of the island, please specify which one you prefer: • Puerto de Mogán to Taurito, subject to an additional fee to be paid on the bus • Playa del Cura to Tauro, subject to an additional fee to be paid on the bus • Playa de Amadores to Puerto Rico, subject to an additional fee to be paid on the bus • Balito Beach / Anfi to Arguineguin, subject to an additional fee to be paid on the bus • Sonnenland and Meloneras to Campo de Golf • Playa del Inglés to San Agustín and Bahía Feliz • Auditorium Alfredo Kraus, Las Palmas, subject to an additional fee to be paid on the bus If your accommodation is not at any of these locations, please make your own way to the nearest pick-up point.

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the green center of Gran Canaria
  • Taste the local rum at a distillery with the largest rum cellar in Europe
  • Encounter typical villages and colorful island architecture
Full description
Explore the beautiful valleys of Gran Canaria by air-conditioned bus. Journey along the east coast to Arucas and visit the unique Gothic Church of San Juan Bautista. Go to a rum distillery and get the chance to sample the produce. Enjoy magnificent views of Las Palmas en route to the pilgrimage village of Teror. Experience first-hand why the Spanish poet Unamuno described the island as a “frozen tempest“ at sites such as Roque Nublo and El Teide mountain.  Then, pass the almond trees of Ayacata and the village of Fataga, known as the "Valley of a Thousand Palms." 
Includes
  • Guide
  • Transportation by modern, fully air-conditioned bus
  • Driver
  • Pick-up from your hotel, or at the nearest point to your hotel
  • Liability insurance
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Oversize luggage
    • Smoking
    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • The premium option includes priority boarding, 2 small bottles of water, a 3D map of the island and guaranteed seats together
    • Please note that there is an additional fee for transfers from Las Palmas
    • If the minimum number of customers from Las Palmas area is not reached, the fee will payed back and clients will take the public bus back to Las Palmas
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    Overall rating

    4.4 /5

    based on 39 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.1/5
    • Transportation
      4.1/5
    • Value for money
      4.3/5
    • Safety
      4.5/5
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    Unfortunately we didn't visit the rum factory, but everything else was perfect. We went with the manual wheelchair (collapsible), suitable for wheelchair equipment Another travel guide told us that small minibuses (one behind the other) run. But that wasn't the case here, just German and English, more languages wouldn't be great. The tour guide and bus driver were great and helpful. We enjoyed the ride, thank you.

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    October 27, 2019

    Although advertised as German: everything also in English.

    Tour Guide: top Guide !, but unfortunately has to lead the tour in English. Speaks a lot, clearly, and everything literally in both languages and with a clean switch to the other language. Tour: would be interesting. Chauffeur: is great. Bus / Car: OK, has tinted windows. Engine problems on part of the tour. Recommendation: only conditionally recommended because of the two languages. General: During 10 days in Gran Canaria (Playa del Ingles) I booked 7 tours in advance with GetYourGuide. The pick-up times on the voucher were not correct and I had to try to find the right times (and pick-up locations) myself for all tours and have them confirmed for me (bookings with GetYourGuide are great and easy). I did a total of 3 island tours, combined that would make about a serious tour. If you only have moderate demands, look for a good German-speaking tour guide (e.g. this one!) On site and have the most beautiful places shown in a taxi or minibus.

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    March 3, 2019

    Very nice trip, with many nice experiences, but a bit tiring with the exchange between German and English. There was some double information and a lot of noise. A short time at the Rome Distillation Factory - we were a very large English group and we had poor time in the shop.

    January 30, 2019

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