Things to do in Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are a Spanish archipelago that can be found in the North Atlantic Ocean, just off the coast of Africa.

Famous as a popular tourist destination for those visiting from mainland Europe and further afield, it’s easy to see why. There are so many things to do in the Canary Islands, after all, it’s not just about sunbathing and glorious beaches.

Likewise, the Canary Islands attract people of all ages, families with small children through to those enjoying retirement. Islands such as Tenerife and Lanzarote are well-known for their party atmosphere, but they also cater for the quieter life.

In fact, wherever you stay you will find plenty of things to do in the Canary Islands away from the bars and clubs. Whether that be outdoor activities such as water sports or boat tours, spa experiences or adventure tours off the beaten track.

The mountains of Gran Canaria and the lava fields of Lanzarote provide outdoor activities for the perfect day excursion. While if you fancy hiring a kayak or a private guide to teach you how to surf, you could soon go home an expert.

If you prefer the idea of exploring the Canary Islands historical past, then take a coach tour into the charming villages further inland. Even during a package holiday in the Canary Islands, nothing can beat the inside knowledge of local guide.

Book your tour, experience or activity today, ready to enjoy memories that will last a lifetime. As whatever you decide to do in the Canary Islands, the sun and sand awaits you.

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Things to do in Canary Islands

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Guided tour at archaeology interpretation centre La Fortaleza

Guided tour at archaeology interpretation centre La Fortaleza

12 Hours

La Fortaleza is 1 of the most important archaeological sites of Gran Canaria. Discover its interpretation centre, where you will be able to know several aspects of the history of the island, watch a documentary and visit a reproduction of aboriginal home.

Bird & Reptile Eco Route at Parque del Drago in Tenerife

Bird & Reptile Eco Route at Parque del Drago in Tenerife

1 Hours

Enjoy this guided Eco Route inside the Parque del Drago, at Icod de los Vinos. There, you will witness the worlda€™s biggest and oldest Atlantic Drago Tree (Dracaena draco), the Drago Milenario, declared as a National Monument back in 1917.

Visit La Casa de Los Balcones in La Orotava

Visit La Casa de Los Balcones in La Orotava

2 Hours

A visit to La Casa de los Balcones is an unforgettable experience. A trip through time and a set of experiences to enjoy with your couple, group or family. Traditions, Culture, History and Gastronomy.

Guided tour at archaeological site La Fortaleza

Guided tour at archaeological site La Fortaleza

12 Hours

Discover La Fortaleza, one of the most important archaeological sites of GC, and its interpretation centre, where you will be able to know several aspects of the history of the island, watch a documentary and visit the reproduction of an aboriginal home.

Piramides de Guimar - ticket

Piramides de Guimar - ticket

8 Hours

Discover first-hand what has become a mandatory reference point for tourists and residents of the islands. You will need more than 1 hour to see everything at the Ethnographic Park: the museum, the auditorium, the pyramids, the gardens and the exhibition.