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  2. Canary Islands
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Gran Canaria: 8-Hour Lazy Wednesdays Tour From Las Palmas

Product ID: 139631
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Cross the island from north to south on a 8-hour tour. Visit the Bandama volcano and the villages of Santa Brígida and Fataga and enjoy a swim.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Visit an extinct volcano and explore charming villages
  • Enjoy panoramic views from the island's highest point
  • Swim off the beach at the edge of the Maspalomas sand dunes
Full description
Head to the Bandama volcano, the first stop on this 8-hour tour. See the largest crater of an extinct volcano on the island and enjoy views of the east coast, mountains and Las Palmas. Continue to Santa Brígida, admire its historical center and grab a coffee at a traditional coffee shop.

Continue up to Pico de las Nieves, the island’s highest point. Take in views that often include the neighboring island of Tenerife. Visit San Bartolomé, a mountain village with an ethnographic museum that you can visit free of charge.

Stop for lunch at a traditional taverna in the village of Fataga (additional cost). Afterwards, head to the beach at the edge of the Maspalomas sand dunes.
  • Air-conditioned transportation
  • Licenced guide
  • Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks: main dishes at lunch in Fataga start at €7.50 per person
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

The meeting point is Santa Catalina Park in Las Palmas, in front of the Tourist Information Center.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Winter clothing
  • Swimwear
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
Know before you go
• Be sure to bring warm clothing and an umbrella or raincoat in the winter months
• There are many twisting roads in the mountains. If you suffer road sickness be sure to bring your medication
• Anyone interested in joining the tour from the southern resorts such as Playa del Inglés, Maspalomas or San Agustín can easily take public bus 30 to Las Palmas and at the end of the tour remain in the south
• If you are coming from a different place other than Las Palmas, it is 100% necessary to contact the provider by email or WhatsApp straight after you make your reservation to confirm the bus time and pick-up point in Las Palmas
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Excursions Gran Canaria

Product ID: 139631