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Gran Canaria: Horse Riding Excursion

1. Gran Canaria: Horse Riding Excursion

Embark on a horseback riding excursion in Gran Canaria for 1 hour or 2 hours, depending on the option selected, with an instructor and all safety gear included. Meet your horse, with companions suitable for all ages and levels of horse riding ability. Upgrade by choosing hotel transfers. Start off by getting acquainted with your surefooted and gentle horses, with companions suitable for all ages and levels of horseriding ability. With your guide, set off on the mountain trails and discover the beautiful and rugged volcanic landscape of Gran Canaria. See tropical plantations, the sight of large sand dunes in the distance, and admire the vista of Maspalomas Beach. Arrive back at the ranch, where you can purchase a refreshing drink and some snacks. Feel free to visit the farm animals who live onsite, before your activity finishes.

Jandia: Cofete Beach and Villa Winter Tour with Transfer

2. Jandia: Cofete Beach and Villa Winter Tour with Transfer

Travel through the Jandia Peninsula and take in its striking coastal views on a guided tour in Fuerteventura. Relax on the untouched Cofete Beach, visit its nearby traditional village, and explore the mysterious abandoned building of Villa Winter. Get picked up from your accommodation and head out on a scenic adventure on the Jandia Peninsula. Take advantage of the panoramic photo ops along the way and stop at the remote Cofete Beach. Enjoy some time to relax and sunbathe before moving on to the next stop. Drive along a gravel road over the highest peaks of Fuerteventura for a dreamlike experience. Discover the mysteries of the abandoned Villa Winter, built in the 19th century by German engineer Gustav Winter. Learn about the site's history from your guide. Finally, stroll through the tiny village of Cofete for a glimpse into the laidback lifestyle of its inhabitants.

Gran Canaria: The Volcano Heart Tour & Local Food Tasting

3. Gran Canaria: The Volcano Heart Tour & Local Food Tasting

Enjoy the spectacular panoramic views of the Gran Canaria biosphere reserve with this tour from Lomo Quiebre. Travel to the summit of Gran Canaria and discover the inland landscapes of the island and see the traditional Canarian cave houses. Be picked up by your guide and travel inland through numerous ravines, volcanic calderas, and gigantic rock walls. Go through rural villages with typical Canarian cave houses. Discover the natural wonders of the island beyond the beaches. Take a walk at sunset through the highest spot on the island and look out over a sea of clouds. Savor local flavors as you taste a range of products on the plains of an ancient volcano. See the great geological and natural icons of the island such as the Roque Nublo volcanic rock, the Roque Bentayga rock formation, the Tejeda Basin, and the verdant pine forests and mountains of Tamadaba. Relax on the return to your pick-up location.

Gran Canaria: Canyoning Trip

4. Gran Canaria: Canyoning Trip

Embark on a canyoning adventure: descend into a canyon, travel through the water course and enjoy exercises such as walking, jumping, swimming, abseiling. You will be dressed with neopren, helmet, and security personal equipment (harness, carabiner and descender). Once changed, walk towards the beginning of the canyon and begin your unforgettable experience where no experience at all is required.  Then, depending on the choosen canyon, you will go through laurisilva forests, descending waterfalls (summer season), or jumping from different heights and sliding down natural slides (winter season).

Gran Canaria: 1 to 3 Person Parasail over Anfi Beach

5. Gran Canaria: 1 to 3 Person Parasail over Anfi Beach

Enjoy unobstructed bird's-eye views of Gran Canaria as you fly above the sea accompanied by one or two friends on this breathtaking parasailing adventure. Begin your activity with a brief introduction and safety review, and then you’ll be ready to take to the air. Embark on a boat which will take you out to sea. When you reach the parasailing spot, lift smoothly off the ground as your parachute opens and you get higher and higher in the sky. Watch as the sea falls away below you and you experience the feeling of free flight above the Gran Canaria coastline. Feel the breeze in your hair and the sun on your face as you fly through the sky on a 10-minute flight.

Lanzarote: Tandem Paragliding Flight Over Lanzarote

6. Lanzarote: Tandem Paragliding Flight Over Lanzarote

See Lanzarote from above on a tandem paragliding flight. Let your pilot take care of the steering duties while you admire views over the ocean and check out the island's volcanic landscapes from above. Choose between a relaxed flight or choose an option designed for thrillseekers. Set off on a tandem paragliding experience and take in views of Lanzarote, the easternmost of the Canary Islands, from a new perspective. As you fly through the air, enjoy the island's varied landscapes including lava flows, beaches, and the surrounding ocean. Enjoy the sensation of soaring through the sky and the sense of freedom that comes with this sport. Chose between two options. The standard option is a relaxed and gentle flight. Those who want to take things up a gear can feel an adrenaline rush by selecting the "Rollercoaster" option that includes more advanced maneuvers.

Las Canteras Scuba Diving

7. Las Canteras Scuba Diving

Suitable for beginners, learn to scuba dive off in one of Gran Canaria's best diving spots. Meet your guide at the local partner's office and receive an introduction to scuba diving. Learn more about the various marine species you will discover during the day. From there, travel to Las Canteras. Once you arrive be equipped with all the necessary equipment as well as material to help you identify the species in the area. Then enter the water and begin your diving adventure.

Canteras Beach: Scuba Diving Discovery Tour

8. Canteras Beach: Scuba Diving Discovery Tour

Arrive at the dive center, and participate in a theory class which will introduce you to the main concepts of diving. Watch a short DVD that will explain important safety-related information before you get into the water. After that, learn how the diving equipment works, what safety exercises you will perform in the water, and receive information about the marine life you will see. After this, make your way to the water where you will take your first breaths underwater in the first protected micro-area in Gran Canaria. Take part in some safety exercises before embarking on a 45-minute guided dive. Discover the incredible marine life of the Canary Islands and be amazed by the colorful fishes. At the end of the tour, return back to the diving center with incredible memories and fantastic new skills.

Agaete: Gran Canaria Coasteering Tour with Snorkeling

9. Agaete: Gran Canaria Coasteering Tour with Snorkeling

Meet your guide in the parking lot where you'll receive your equipment for the day and a special bag to carry everything. The activity starts with a hike following the cliff to the high part where we will find a very special aboriginal cave. Our local guide will explain to you the history of the zone. The route continues to follow the cliff until reaching the top of an awesome rock with the best views of Agaete and a secret beach. From here we will abseil with ropes to the ocean, where we will start the ocean part of this adventure. We will change our clothes for wetsuits and put in special dry bags. We will start doing some jumps (optional) and then we will go snorkeling, following the coast until reaching a beach. We will learn about geology by watching all the layers of the volcanic history of Gran Canaria. We will finish at the same point that we have started and we will have some snacks while we watch our whole route from high.

Lomo Quiebre: Guided Kayak and Snorkeling Tour

10. Lomo Quiebre: Guided Kayak and Snorkeling Tour

Explore the coast around Lomo Quiebre on this guided kayaking tour. Uncover the world under the waves with the use of snorkeling gear. Keep your energy up with a complimentary granola bar and refreshing sports drink along the way. Meet your guide and get set up with your kayaking gear. Set off from the golden sands of Mogan beach and admire views of the village as you begin your kayaking adventure. Glide under towering white cliffs and enter volcanic caves with your kayak. Indulge your inner adrenaline junky with the option to jump into the sea from cliffs. Visit famous caves where you can snap excellent photos to share with friends on Instagram or other forms of social media Put on a wetsuit and plunge into the water with your snorkeling gear. Swim through clouds of sliver fish and look for sea life like octopus and coral. Return to your starting point at the end of your tour.

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Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 77 reviews

It was a really unique and special experience to hike by moonlight and to learn about the stars from an amazing viewpoint. Pablo is a great guide and made us feel very relaxed and also gave us some tasty local treats! We had a really magical time and would highly recommend this tour :)

Horses are allocated according to level of experience, which is reassuring for novices. The walk was very nice and with the sunset in the mountains at the end of the day. The instructors are at the top and the horses are very well cared for. To recommend

Funny guy, very good timing for the sunset and made sure that I catch my bus, I really appreciated it!

A great experience. Anjellica was amazing and hey hospitality was amazing.

Really great horses and very organized. I enjoyed it!