Why is Gran Canaria the perfect destination for your holidays?

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March 13, 2017, 3:16 p.m.

Surely when you are organizing your holidays there are countless places which come to your mind; places where to relax and enjoy some great days with your family. But is there any place that fullfil all the things you are looking for? Gran Canaria definitely will!

Gran Canaria is an island that offers an infinite number of possibilities for your holidays. If you are eager to lie down on the beach and under the sunshine, Gran Canaria has the best for you. And if you prefer to be surrounded by nature and hiking in mild climate, Gran Canaria is the place to be. Some visitors take advantage of their holidays to get to know the customs of the locals and the places they go to; Gran Canaria is rich in diverse traditions!

Sunshine and beaches of Gran Canaria

Our island is well-known for its great variety of climates. From north to south, and east to west, Gran Canaria has many different microclimates. When in some municipalities is cold and rainy, in other ones is hot and sunny. One of the great advantages of spending your holidays here, is that you can choose different landscapes and climates without having to travel a long way.

The south of ​​the island is the area with more sunny days per year. So, if your plan is packing your suitcase with just a bit more than your swimwear and towel, and coming to Dunas Hotels & Resorts, you’ll be hitting the bull’s eye because we have the best beaches at our finger tips!

Nature in Gran Canaria

Even if sunshiny days predominate, the northern and inland areas of the island have more rainy days than the south ones, so both the landscapes and the plans can be totally different. Long hikes along the many trails, discovering beautiful villages and the unspoiled countryside or simply enjoying a delicious meal and a good glass of wine in any of the highly recommended restaurants will delight the most demanding visitors.

Shopping and leisure in Gran Canaria

The old part of the capital of the island, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, brims with culture and historical value. There are historical museums as well as modern art ones. The city has a great agenda of theatre plays, concerts and festivals. And for those who crave for some shopping, there are plenty of shopping centres, lovely pedestrian streets with standalone stores where to shop until you drop! So why not going for a charming walk, visit a museum, and end the day shopping in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

In the south of the island, very close to our hotels in Maspalomas, there are also plenty of leisure options: water activities, amusement parks, shops, restaurants, cafes and endless choices for family enjoyment.

Wouldn’t you like to enjoy some superbly varied holidays doing a bit of everything? In Gran Canaria, everything is possible in just a bunch of days: You can lie down on the beach, sunbathe, go to the countryside, visit museums, enjoy good gastronomy and shopping.

When you come to Dunas Hotels & Resorts you’ll be able to take full advantage of all the opportunities this island offers. You’ll have time to do everything you want, and even more! Just ask us for what you want and we’ll match your desires. 

 

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