Gran Canaria Nature Tourism - Unesco Natural Parks And Heritage

GRAN CANARIA Nature tourism - UNESCO Natural Parks and Heritage

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Jorge and your team

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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About experience

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Gran Canaria

Pass By: Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
Arrival, baggage claim, we collect the vehicle and transfer to the reserved accommodation and check-in.

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Local house

Day 2: EXCURSION LANDSCAPE AND WINES OF THE SUMMIT

Stop At: Cruz de Tejeda, Cruz de Tejeda, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
The impressive landscape of the summit of Gran Canaria, with continuous views of the Caldera de Tejeda, Roque Bentayga, Roque Nublo and Tenerife with Mount Teide in the background, will offer us the perfect excuse to go on part of one of the most spectacular trails and less frequented in Gran Canaria, the one that connects Cruz de Tejeda with the neighborhood of Cuevas Caídos.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Bodegas Bentayga, barrio Cuevas Caidas s/n, 35369 Tejeda, Gran Canaria Spain
one of the most award-winning wineries on the islands in recent years and one that produces wine at the highest altitude in Europe. The route runs along the edge of the Caldera de Tejeda, which goes in the direction of the Roque Nublo, so the majesty of the landscape will not leave anyone indifferent. Nor will the spectacular views towards the Tejeda Basin from the winery itself leave you indifferent. There we will be able to admire the spectacular caves excavated in the rock where their wines age, at the same time that we will enter the exciting world of wine tasting and winemaking by the owner or the winemaker who in recent years have led to this cellar to the highest quality standards.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: local house

Day 3: Free day

Pass By: Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

Today we can enjoy the natural environment or go down to the beach.

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: local house

Day 4: AGAETE EXCURSION: FROM THE BEACH TO THE COFFEE VALLEY

Stop At: Valle de Agaete, Agaete, 35480, Gran Canaria Spain
To the northwest of Gran Canaria is one of the most unique towns in Gran Canaria, Agaete, which has been able to combine history, tradition and modernity like few others. Agaete has always been an area of ​​the island rich in natural resources. The fertile lands of the "Valley" and its rich springs of water, together with an area of ​​abundant fishing on its coast, have made this part of the island inhabited from the first settlers to the present day.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Valle de Agaete, Agaete, 35480, Gran Canaria Spain
that make us propose this beautiful hiking route interpreted from Agaete Beach to San Pedro. Once in the Agaete Valley, on the slopes of the Tamadaba massif, we will visit Finca La Laja, where we will enjoy an authentic gift for the senses: Among hundreds of fruit trees we will be able to see the vines and coffee plantations where their magnificent wines come from. and its aromatic coffee, unique in the world. There they will delight us with an explanatory tasting of both products, apart from tasting the medicinal water of the Valley, seasonal fruit from the farm, snacks with typical products from the island and a guided tour of the entire plantation. To end our journey, we cannot leave Agaete without visiting what the inhabitants call "La Playa" or the famous Puerto de Las Nieves. Well known today for being an important docking pier to connect the islands of Gran Canaria and Tenerife,
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Las Salinas, Calle el Muelle, Agaete, Gran Canaria Spain
To end our day, we cannot leave Agaete without visiting what the inhabitants call "La Playa" or the famous Puerto de Las Nieves. Well known today for being an important docking pier to connect the islands of Gran Canaria and Tenerife, Agaete has traditionally been a fishing village, where even today many families make their living from artisanal fishing. Once located on the coast, we will do a walking tour of the same touring the Agaete beach, the Old Dock, the area where traditional fishing boats are located until we reach the Las Salinas area. As its name indicates, in its day, it was the place that housed one of the most important salt flats in the north of GC, nowadays converted into beautiful natural pools, where we can enjoy a pleasant bath feeling the force of the sea in this abrupt Northwest area of Gran Canaria.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Local House

Day 5: FREE VISIT OF THE ISLAND OF GRAN CANARIA

Pass By: Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
FREE VISIT OF THE ISLAND OF GRAN CANARIA

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Local House

Day 6: SHEPHERD'S WAY: A JOURNEY TO THE ROOT

Stop At: Mirador de Pinos de Galdar, 35468, Galdar, Gran Canaria Spain
This "journey" will take us to the heart of the cattle region in the north of Gran Canaria, one of the most rural and least known areas of the island, where even a small number of herder families keep the ancient way of life of the mountains alive. of the islands, as well as the artisanal way of making a cheese that is unique in the world: Queso de Flor de Guía (DO)

The Altos de Gáldar enclose, in turn, a bucolic landscape composed of soft hills of green meadows that, at times, will make us doubt if we are in the Canary Islands or in the lands of Ireland or Switzerland ...
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Galdar, Galdar, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
We will walk on an ancient trail of shepherds where we can have the privilege of enjoying one of the activities that characterize grazing on the islands and that less and less families maintain: La Trashumancia. During our journey we will be able to meet them and their faithful shepherd dogs moving the cattle of sheep in their daily way between some pasture areas and others. This will be the ideal time to strike up a conversation with and learn first-hand something more about the way of life of the locals and how it has changed in recent years, if at all ...
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Caldera de los Pinos de Galdar, Gc-21, 35468, Galdar, Gran Canaria Spain
There we will be welcomed by Tania and Francisco, who despite their youth are betting strongly on maintaining this ancient way of life and on making one of the best sheep cheeses on the island, innovating from tradition. Witnessing the hospitality that characterizes the local people, we will spend a pleasant time visiting the surroundings of the farmhouse, learning how cheese is made and how goats are milked, also visiting the natural cave where cheeses are slowly aging ... Our “trip” will end, of course, with a tasting of the different types of cheese that are made there, accompanied by artisanal bread from Juncalillo, seasoned tomatoes, dried fruit and wine from Gran Canaria. We will also have the opportunity, from Tania's hand, to learn
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 7: RETURN TO THE CITY OF ORIGIN

Pass By: Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
With enough time we will leave our accommodation, at the airport we will return the rental car and go to billing

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.