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Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Travel Guide: 194 reviews and 439 photos

The capitol of Gran Canaria

Las Palmas is the biggest city on the island of Gran Canaria. You can go swimming on the beautiful beach, shop in many of the shoppingcentres or in Triana, visit one of the many museums, relax in Parque Santa Catalina, surf on Las Canteras, enjoy the old buildings in Vegueta, or just wander along the beach.

There are so many things to do in this city, and I will try to show you some of them.

February/March is the Carnaval time here, so if you are going to visit the islands at that time you have to check out the Carnaval too!

See photos from Las Palmas here .

You can see more maps of the Canary Islands and Gran Canaria at Gran Canaria maps.

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  • BruceDunning's Profile Photo
    Jun 29, 2011 at 3:57 PM

    We stop over here for one day as part of cruise back to USA. YOur descriptions and pictures are the most helpful in finding out what to see/do there. Thanks so much

  • Regina1965's Profile Photo
    Nov 17, 2008 at 7:53 AM

    A very good site on Las Palmas. Regína Hrönn

  • Dec 7, 2006 at 5:12 PM

    going there soon. thanks for great tips!

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    Jan 30, 2005 at 3:14 PM

    1972 Las Palmas was the first stopover on my voyage from Brasil to Le Havre, I returned to the City 12 years later and had a ball. thanx Maria, for jogging my memos greets Wal

  • albleroy's Profile Photo
    Dec 19, 2004 at 1:52 PM

    Dear, You are realy a good ambasador for the islands, go so on!!! Merry Christmas & Happy New Year . Albert

  • shelnlin's Profile Photo
    Oct 4, 2004 at 9:33 PM

    Lovely buildings seen here, it looks like a lovely place to relax and have a nice time. Thanks for sharing, Shelly

  • evona's Profile Photo
    Sep 30, 2004 at 10:47 AM

    Great place for hollydays. I would like go there one day. Greetings :)

  • quartinb's Profile Photo
    Sep 24, 2004 at 10:35 PM

    ,,,one perfect vacation spot that´s for sure!

  • eVg's Profile Photo
    Sep 20, 2004 at 10:30 PM

    id love to go here.....

  • mvtouring's Profile Photo
    Sep 20, 2004 at 6:21 AM

    Lovely page, nice to see it thru your eyes. Thanks!

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