Discover Mysteries of Vegueta Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

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Enjoy a tour in Vegueta (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) where you will be the main character and responsible of unraveling the mystery of the Canarian treasures. A series of challenges have been prepared for you to hit the goal and overcome successfully.
Handy Visits offers you a new and fun tour through Vegueta that you will enjoy and live a unique experience in one of the most beautiful places of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.The tour begins at the meeting point that will be in the Plaza Mayor of Santa Ana, right where the emblematic statues of the Canarian prison dogs are located.This square was chosen by the conquerors as the centre of one of the first neighbourhoods of the Canary Islands.We will tell you the story of the origin of the green dogs, which keep a truly Canarian treasure.The route continues through the Plaza Espíritu Santo, one of the most charming corners of the noble area of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.In this place we have prepared an interaction challenge for you (it will not be through your mobile phone, although you may need it).We deviate a little from the old town to reach a place with a lot of Canarian charm. On the way we'll give you a great hint to find out the Canarian treasure. Here we only ask you to open your ears and you will be able to overcome the challenge successfully.Casa de Colón and Plaza del Pilar Nuevo, when you arrive at this square, you will be amazed! Take wonderful photos and listen to Canarian music. If you opened your ears wide before, here you will open your heart so that we can give you the next clue, the Canarian treasure is near!After interacting with more local people, we reached the end of the tour at the Vegueta Market, which is the first market built in the Canary Islands in 1856 during the reign of Isabel II.Without a doubt a new and fun Tour that you will never forget!

What’s included

  • Typical Canarian tapa tasting.
  • Professional local guide.
  • Walking tour through Vegueta.

What’s not included

  • Drinks.
  • Pick-up service