Gran Canaria is the capital of the Canary Islands just off the north west of Africa.
It’s known for its black lava and white sand beaches as well as it´s all year round sunshine.
Its southern beaches include bustling Playa del Inglés and Puerto Rico as well as quieter Puerto de Mogán and San Agustín.
In the north, the capital city Las Palmas is a major stop for cruise ships and you can have a fantastic day out shopping in this bustling city.
The island’s interior is rural and mountainous and offers some spectacular views and scenery with jeep tours and trekking very popular.
There is lots more things to do also like diving, boat trips, theme parks, water parks and all kinds of entertainment for all the family.