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Surfing in Gran Canaria

Surfing in Gran Canaria

The perfect place to learn and Practise Surfing…I am talking about Gran Canaria a part of the canary islands and the ‘Hawaii of Europe’.

Off Road Mountain Biking in Gran Canaria

Having visited the Gran Canaria island for some years we though it was about time to see of the sights this beautiful island has to offer and take part in some excursions. A 41km off-road mountain bike trip into the mountains seemed ideal…

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Scuba Diving in Gran Canaria

The waters surrounding Gran Canaria are teeming with colourful marine life from the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, the Atlantic and from Africa. There are eleven species only found in the Canaries, you can dive on all sides of the island and all year round due to the great climate. Most of the island is surrounded by a shelf at about 20-24m deep – ideal for recreational diving.

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Golf in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is home to eight golf courses spread over the terrain, which are popular as golf holidays due to the fantastic landscape and excellent facilities. They are also popular winter golf breaks due to the all-year round great weather, most are opem to the public although some have strict times for non-members so please check before you leave.

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Sea Fishing

Deep Sea Fishing, particularly from the ports of Puerto Rico and Puerto de Mogan is very popular.

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Water Sports in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is a paradise for the water sports enthusiast, with surfing, bodyboarding, windsurfing, deep sea fishing, sailing and scuba diving (amongst others) available to visitors and residents, all year round due to the pleasant climate.

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Carp Fishing in Gran Canaria

Gran Canaria is not the first continent you think of when carp fishing overseas. Carp lakes are not rife in Gran Canaria but quality wins every time over quantity and Gran Canaria has some great carp fishing sport to be had, the waters are not over-fished either as anglers tend to choose mainland Spain or France for carp fishing destinations.

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