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$44.73 Tours & Sightseeing

North Gran Canaria Highlights Full-Day Tour from Las Palmas

Begin the adventure by meeting up with an experienced guide in the busy town of Las Palmas. Head first to Teror, an important religious center known for its beautiful basilica and well-preserved old quarter. Admire the traditional wooden balconies and romantic corners of the village before continuing on to the mountains. Visitors who are up for a hike can head to Roque Nublo for an adventurous 1-1.5-hour trek to the fabled mountain. Guests staying behind can eat some almond sweets and enjoy the fantastic mountain views while waiting for the group.In the lovely mountain village of Tejeda you will have a great opportunity to enjoy a delicious picnic in a local restaurant with great views (6€/person, includes chicken or cheese sandwich + 1 tapa + 1 soft drink/small beer/coffee + a surprise dessert).Then head to the fertile valley of Valle de Agaete for a tour and tasting of unique Canarian coffee at a family-run coffee plantation. Learn how the local coffee is produced in a traditional way and enjoy a complimentary cup of coffee with your included entrance ticket. End the day in the picturesque fishing port of Puerto de las Nieves by a nice walk along the beautiful seafront promenade or go swimming at the volcanic beach or natural salt water pools.

$55.70 Private & Custom Tours

Las Palmas Volcanic Site, Teror Village, Wine-Tasting Tour

Leave the Port of Las Palmas by air-conditioned minivan, and travel out of the city to the traditional Canarian village of Teror, some 14 miles (22km) from Las Palmas. Almost unchanged for centuries, the charming village is home to colonial architecture, markets and history-rich churches. On a walking tour, learn how Teror is recognized as a place of Christian pilgrimage, and see the famous Baroque church — Basilica de la Virgen del Pino — built to celebrate the Virgin Mary, who locals refer to as 'our lady of the pines.'In the afternoon, hit the highway and travel to Bandama Caldera. The 4,000-year-old volcanic crater measures some 656-feet 200-meters deep and is covered in volcanic ash as well some interesting species of Gran Canaria plants. Enjoy some free time to take photos of the impressive natural feature and maybe enjoy a coffee at a nearby golf course.Before returning to the Port of Las Palmas, call in at a local wine cellar near the caldera. Enjoy a tasting of local red and white wine alongside a selection of artisan cheese. After learning about wine production in Gran Canaria and the mineral-rich volcanic soil, return to your minivan, and then finish you day with a drop-off at the port.Worry-free Shore Excursion:We will ensure your timely return to the Port of Las Palmas for this activity. In the rare event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call.If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.

$36.70 Shopping & Fashion

Gran Canaria Village Markets Tour

This tour takes you to 3 different weekly markets in 3 different charming villages on Gran Canaria. Each one of this markets has its own specialties and style.In the small village Santa Brigida, in the north of the island, is the first market to visit. This weekly market is famous for the typical canary handicrafts and the fruits and vegetables of this region.The second market is located in the village La Vega de San Mateo. This traditional markets offers several different products deriving from the cattle and sheep, such as the canary cheese with protected designation of origin.The last weekly market is the one located in the beautiful village of Teror. This charming villages has much to offer and it's recommended to visit the old town and the basilica after having visited the market, where you can find all kinds of meat products, sausages and cold meats.

$41 Tours & Sightseeing

Gran Canaria Highlights Full-Day Tour

The tour will follow along the east coast to Arucas, to visit the unique modern gothic church of Saint John and the rum distillery with the largest rum cellar in Europe, with the possibility of tasting. By climbing up through the centre of the island, you will admire the magnificent views of northern Gran Canaria and then the tour will follow to the city of Las Palmas. In Teror, the pilgrimage village, there are several examples of the typical architecture of the island like the "balcones" or the "Basilica". After that, follow to the green core of the island to discover deep valleys and stunning mountain views, described by the famous Spanish poet Unamuno as a “frozen tempest“ and naturally including the “Roque Nublo” y “El Teide” peak. After the peak, the tour will follow to the almond trees of Ayacata, San Bartolomé and the village of “Fataga”, known as the “Valley of the Thousand Palms”.

$452.65 Day Trips & Excursions

Customize your Gran Canaria tour

Dedicated to offering a highly personalized service, our experts will sit down with you, listen to what you would like to experience and then design an itinerary that is exclusively tailored to your preferences. Travel in luxury and comfort in modern 8-seater people carriers as you explore the true beauty of this island. Gran Canaria is indeed home to many fantastic beaches but if you stay on the sand for the duration of your trip you will miss out on countless underappreciated gems. From the stunning countryside of Fataga, known as “The valley of the thousand palms” to the charming fishing towns of Mogán, discover the abundance of history and culture that Gran Canaria offers. Visit the fascinating Roque Nublo, an enigmatic 80m high rock that protrudes from the hills of Tejeda. Formed by a volcanic eruption over 4.5 million years ago it is a protected natural monument. Admire the glorious backdrop of the canyons and ravines at Guayadeque. Filled with secret caves, many have been developed and include shrines and even restaurants. Take in the quaint old town at Teror, a fantastic example of traditional Spanish architecture and famous for its mineral water. Whichever sights appeal to you, our experts will design a memorable and informative tour that is very different to any other on offer in Gran Canaria. Includes pick-up at your hotel in Mogán, Taurito, Playa del Cura, Puerto Rico, Amadores, Playa del Inglés, Maspalomas, San Agustín, Bahía Feliz and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria areas at 9am. The rest of areas have to go to Holidayworld fairground in Maspalomas at 9am.

$29.82 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Cultural and Culinary Tour in Teror

Handy Visits offers you a new and fun Tour around Teror where you will have fun and live a unique experience in one of the most beautiful places of Gran Canaria.Feel like a true pilgrim in the oldest village on Gran Canaria, where the Virgin of the Pine will give you the strength to overcome all the challenges that Elena and Aida will put up!The tour starts at the meeting point that will be in the Basilica of Nuestra Señora del Pino, the most important building of the Villa Mariana de Teror and one of the most important on the island of Gran Canaria, since inside is the image of Nuestra Señora la Virgen del Pino, patron saint of the Villa Mariana de Teror and the Diocese of the Canary Islands.  Although tradition has it that the final step in becoming a true pilgrim is to enter the Basilica of the Pine to fulfil your promises, your task is not over yet. Here we'll tell you what happened in 1975 and warm up with the first challenges.Then you will enter the Calle Real de La Plaza, or also called "Calle de los Balcones" where we will stop to pose a little as it is one of the most photographed, picturesque and colourful streets of the island, be careful because we may throw a question here! look at the balconies!The social, commercial, political, religious and cultural life of the municipality has passed through it for five centuries. Its houses and shops are part of the historical memory of all the people of Gran Canaria.Then we will take you to our favourite place and there you will receive a scroll with the instructions to overcome the challenge. We'll give you an advance: it's a very sweet place.You will make a stop to taste typical Canarian tapas. Teror is famous for the chorizo sandwich combined with a typical soft drink. Don't forget what happened in 1975 because at the end of the experience you will tell us your conclusions.The tour ends in the Plaza de Teresa de Bolívar, a beautiful square that commemorates the origins of the family of María Teresa Rodríguez del Toro, wife of the Liberator Simón Bolívar. The coat of arms of this illustrious family is engraved in stone.Without a doubt a new and fun Tour that you will never forget.

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