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Gran Canaria: Luxury Catamaran Cruise with Food and Drinks

1. Gran Canaria: Luxury Catamaran Cruise with Food and Drinks

Cruise along the southwestern coastline of Gran Canaria on a luxury catamaran with hotel transfers from Las Palmas included. Relax in style and take in views of beaches, cliffs, and coves. Enjoy unlimited drinks and a buffet meal onboard. Take a speedboat to snorkel or join water sports activites. Set sail from Las Palmas and cruise along the coastline of Gran Canaria on a catamaran. Next, head out with the captain on a speedboat ride. Swim and snorkel with the gear provided, or take advantage of discounts on donut rides, or jet skiing and parasailing experiences. Savor a buffet meal prepared for you by the crew. Savor traditional potatoes served with mojo sauce, chicken meatballs, and a choice of salads and bread rolls. Enjoy unlimited beer, sangria, soft drinks, juice, coffee, and water from the onboard bar.

Las Palmas: Las Canteras Beach Snorkeling Trip

2. Las Palmas: Las Canteras Beach Snorkeling Trip

Take a trip beneath the crystal clear waters of Las Canteras off the coast of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. and see a menagerie of lively ocean life. As you explore the seabed, your knowledgeable guides will make sure that you're comfortable and safe at all times. Meet your guide at Las Canteras beach. Jump into the water after putting on your equipment and receiving a brief safety tutorial. Once underwater, you’ll be immersed in a world of aquatic beauty.  See some of the octopi, parrotfish, sea cucumbers, rays, and other fish that are native to the area. Spot marine life hiding in the rocks with the help of your eagle-eyed guide. Use small identification boards to make it easier to identify different species of fish. Learn about the geology and ecosystem off of the Playa de Las Canteras. Snorkelers of all levels will find this excursion to be fun and fascinating. Spend 1 to 1.5 hours in the water, reaching a maximum depth of 5 meters. Enjoy refreshments of water and fresh fruit after your tour.

Gran Canaria: Canyoning Trip

3. 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

4. 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

5. 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

6. 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

7. 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

8. 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

9. 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.

Gran Canaria: Canyoning in the Rainforest

10. Gran Canaria: Canyoning in the Rainforest

Get your thrills in the beautiful canyons of Gran Canaria on a fun-packed canyoning adventure. Climb over rocks, slide down waterfalls, and much more! Reconnect with nature as you navigate riverbeds accompanied and secured by a professional team of canyoning instructors. No previous climbing experience is required, but a good level of physical fitness is essential. Overcome your fears as you slide down rocks and refresh yourself in the freshwater of the endless waterfalls. Put on a good pair or water-resistant shoes and get ready for the adventure of a lifetime!

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This was an amazing and very exciting experience. I’ve never done canyoning before, but our guide Viktor made sure that everything goes very smoothly. He’s a really nice guy, was very professional, occasionally was making funny jokes to help us relax before going done the rope or jumping into the water. He also shared many interesting stories from the previous times, and was also happy to answer to any questions about the island.

Literally the best trip I've been on. Such a fantastic, money worthy adventure. We set sail, went to a little remote bay, went snorkeling, paid to go parasailing and jet skiing (amazing prices offered on the trip). The staff were absolutely fantastic as well, very friendly and accommodating. This trip is an absolute must do, highlight of our holiday.

A really great experience for first time divers! Very professional guide and we felt very good taken care of and safe. This place is really the best and something we would recommend to everyone who likes the ocean =)

Me encantó este lugar!! Fueron muy amables y se aseguraron de que estuviéramos súper cómodos. Definitivamente regresaré :)) Ah, y no puedo olvidar las galletas que nos dieron al final!

The experience was amazing! We couldn’t believe the amount of fish that were so close to the beach. The guide was really good too. 100% recommend!