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Walking The Gran Isla LOC

Visiting: Spain
Tour Duration 8 Days

Walking In Gran Canaria

The Canary Islands offer some of the best walking anywhere in Southern Europe. The volcanic island of Gran Canaria in particular offers far more than the beaches it is best known for. Staying off the beaten track in Aguimes on the eastern side and La Aldea de San Nicolas on the western side of the island, we discover dramatic volcanic landscapes, steep gorges, high peaks, semi-tropical valleys and unspoilt hillside villages as we explore the 'Gran Isla' by foot.

Tour Highlights

  • Aguimes - A traditional Canarian hill village
  • Guayadeque Canyon - dramatic ravine with stone age cave dwellings
  • Roque Nublo - a distinctive rock formation and Gran Canaria's most famous landmark
  • Pico de las Nieves - Hike up Gran Canaria's highest peak
  • Historic trails - Follow 'caminos reales' and ancient paths between hillside villages


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  • 1
    Arrive to Aguimes

  • 2
    Circular walk to the Guayadeque Canyon

  • 3
    Summit Pico de las Nieves. Explore Roque Nublo

  • 4
    Ancient village trail

  • 5
    Free day. Opportunity to relax or walk to Siberio Reservoir

  • 6
    Walk the 'Camino Real' to hill village of Tejeda

  • 7
    Descend from village of Santa Lucia to Aguimes

  • 8
    Tour ends in Aguimes

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Walking The Gran Isla
4.5 out of 5 based on 10 ratings. Read reviews
Included meals 7 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Bus, Public Bus
7 nights Standard Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader
Maximum Altitude on Trek (m)
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16