Isle of Gran Canaria

Package holidays in Gran Canaria

Sun, fun, the perfect get-away: Gran Canaria

The advantage for the tour operators is obvious:
You have the whole journey organized thru the operator and don´t have to worry about anything. The client buys a complete package with flight, transfer and hotel. The disadvantage for the client is, that he will not be able to discover much of the country because he will only stay in the areas of tourism where all the huge hotel complexes are situated.

Package holidays in Gran Canaria - Sunny days on Gran Canaria

The main time for holidays is september till may. So in this time the prices per week goes up to 500 Euro per person without any meal. The cheapest time is the summertime from June till August. In these months you can book a week for less then 200 Euro per person.

Usually booking the journey in advance as off-season would mean to book the summer holiday already in winter and on the contrariwise.

There is no place like a sunny spot on the popular island of Gran Canaria. It features all the assets of a well-developed tourist island yet there are still places where you can be on your own, enjoy nature, the sun sets, only to return to the busy spots this island offers in abundance. So a trip to Gran Canaria, whether it is for swimming, snorkeling or wind surfing, is ideal, but if you just want to relax, spend lazy days in the sun, this is your island, too.

Desert? No, an oasis

The best and most relaxed way of spending some cool weeks on this island is by booking a package tour. This will allow you to concentrate on the good things you expect from your holidays. The flight, accommodation, everything is organized perfectly beforehand. All you have to do is enter your airplane and enjoy. The south of Gran Canaria is where all those good hotels and apartments can be found. Places such as San Agustín, Playa del Inglés or Maspalomas are just waiting for you. Restaurants, cafés, night-clubs, bars, you name it, so a fascinating day in the sun will be rounded up by a perfect night out.

Places to visit

If you have had enough of just hanging around why not venture out from your hotel? There is a lot to see, for Gran Canaria may look like a desert from the airplane but it has all those blossoms, flowers, rivers, and such that are the hidden treasures of this island worth exploring. The mountains near Ayagaures offer a breath-taking view, and there are numerous parks that will give you an idea of how versatile and colourful this island is. You want dunes? You can have them: The famous dunes of Maspalomas leaves you with an impression of how powerful the forces of nature are. For a "tamer" place visit the Palmitos Park that offers phantastic palm trees, flowers, and some animals that you will simply adore. Then head back to your hotel - for an elegant dinner!