OrangeSmile Tours Best destinations around the world - Travel Guide
Gran Canaria

Family trip to Gran Canaria with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

Fotos "San Cristóbal, Sabor a Mar" - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria The Canary Island is literally created for family recreation and active entertainment, many of its attractions and entertainment complexes are aimed specifically at holidaymakers with children. In Maspalomas, you can visit the entertainment park Holiday World Maspalomas, which is the largest on the island. Suitable entertainment is available for children of any age. The park has many colorful carousels and extreme attractions, a large Ferris wheel and a bowling center, as well as many other interesting places for recreation. Many specially try to get into the park in the evening, when it is decorated with spectacular artistic lighting.
Cooking connoisseurs claim that the authentic Canarian cuisine simply does not exist. The national dishes are a mix of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American traditions. However, restaurants … Open
The most unusual amusement park on the island is Sioux City Park. It resembles a real old town of films about the Wild West. This complex was built specifically for the shooting of Another Western, and after the film was shot, it was converted into an entertainment center. Here you can take a walk, look in interesting cafes and souvenirs shops, and also diversify your vacation with typical cowboy entertainment, for example, learn to throw a lasso or take a few lessons in horse riding. Children will certainly like such unusual entertainment.
For those that are most fond of water entertainment, on the Gran Canaria Island, there is a wide choice of water parks in addition to the beaches. One of the best is Aqualand Maspalomas, located in the vicinity of Maspalomas, in a very picturesque area. A swimming pool and chic slides are positioned for visitors of the park. A special children’s pool with attractions is equipped for the youngest visitors. The pools are surrounded by spacious terraces with sun loungers and parasols. There are very comfortable sceneries for recreation. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
The inhabitants of Gran Canaria - an island associated with that very “paradise on earth” - conquer travelers at first sight. They are always friendly, generous, and ready to help. At … Open
The Lago Oasis Waterpark is equally attractive. It also occupies a large territory and is well equipped. The central place in the water park is occupied by a huge pool, stylized for an artificial beach. It is supplemented by a variety of chutes and other children’s attractions. The territory of the water park is decorated with live palm trees and exotic plants, in the shade of which, very cozy recreation areas are equipped. On the territory of the water park, there are cafes and restaurants, a beautiful walk alley and many other cozy places for recreation.
Firgas "La Villa del Agua" Gran Canaria Islas Canarias On the island, a lot of entertainment is available for nature lovers. They should definitely visit the Palmitos Park. It only remotely resembles a classic aquarium. The central place in the park is a large amphitheater with a swimming pool. Here for visitors, incredible shows with the participation of dolphins and fur seals are held for visitors, and they can swim in the same pool with dolphins. In addition to the dolphinarium in the park, there is an aviary with birds of prey and parrots. Children especially like the artificial pond in which turtles live. It will be interesting to spend time with all the kids here. They will be able to communicate as closely as possible with many species of the animal world.
In Gran Canaria you will find all kind of attractions that will surely leave many unforgettable impressions and memories. Iglesia de San Juan An Church is an important object of excursions. … Open
Another interesting nature reserve which is worth visiting by the whole family is the Camel Park Arteara. As you can guess by the name, its main inhabitants are camels. In the park, ideal conditions were created for them. Apart from camels, horses of different breeds live here. Visitors will have the opportunity to feed animals, and also go on an exciting excursion on horseback or on a camel. Such entertainment will impress not only children, but also adults.
Gran Canaria - guide chapters 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15

City tours, excursions and tickets in Gran Canaria and surroundings

Reference information
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Gran Canaria
♥   Water park 'Aqualand Maspalomas' Maspalomas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, 17.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Lago Taurito' Mogán, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, 21 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Siam Park' Tenerife, Canary Islands, 113 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Aqualand Costa Adeje' Costa Adeje, Tenerife, Canary Islands, 113.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all zoos
Zoos and gardens in/near Gran Canaria
♥   Zoo 'Loro Parque' Tenerife, 109.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Monkey Park' Tenerife, 109.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Las Águilas Jungle Park' Tenerife, 110.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Things to visit with your kids in Spain

Barcelona has the oldest amusement park of Spain, Tibidabo Park. It is located on the mountain of the same name, you can climb it on a special tramway going through the elite district of the city. Then you have to change for a funicular and continue along the cable car. At the top, there is a Ferris wheel and other rides. Also in Barcelona, ​​you should take a peek at the Catalonia in Miniature park, where miniatures of all the famous sights of the region are collected. In Madrid, children should definitely go to the Casa de Campo. This park has rides, a zoo, and an aquarium. There are almost 50 modern entertainment options for adults and children of any age. The park itself is divided into thematic zones. … Open
Car rental on OrangeSmile.com Rentals in Gran Canaria

The Demand for Travel with Bikes May Spike in Switzerland This Summer

Trains with this feature will have a bicycle label. Tourists get a bike ticket for their reservation. It is possible to purchase this bike ticket in a mobile app right before departure or use the traditional counter. International trains in Switzerland will also offer this service but the price may differ. Tourists who plan to travel with their bikes a lot may be interested in purchasing an annual bike pass with 25 reservations worth CHF 50. Read this

21.06.2021

Photogallery of best places of Gran Canaria

Children attractions (aquaparks, zoos, amusement parks) on the map of Gran Canaria

Address/Sight name City/Region Country Within radius, km
 Types of touristic objects to search for
Hotels & Car rental
Carhire locations
0 star
1 star
2 stars
3 stars
4 stars
5 stars
Touristic places
Art galleries
Churches/Temples
Museums
Castles/Palaces
Monuments
Touristic areas
Sightseeings
Attractions
Attraction parks
Casino
Theaters/Cinema
Disco/Clubs
Parks
Zoo
Aqua parks
Transport
Airports
Train stations
Bus stations
Metro
Parkings
Fuel stations
Ports/Ferries
Open the list of object types
Health/Sport
Open the list of object types
Food/Money
Open the list of object types
Shopping
Open the list of object types
Beauty/Medicine
Open the list of object types
City services
Open the list of object types
Useful services

Interesting places to visit with children around Gran Canaria

Guide to sightseeing and entertainment for children in Gran Canaria - parks, attractions, museums, zoos, water-parks. All fascinating and educational sites of Gran Canaria, which are must visit and see for your child. Find out the best discovery routes and places for kids (local theaters, exhibitions and museums), where you can spend quality time together. Gran Canaria for families with children.
OrangeSmile.com - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
Secure Server
Head office
Weegschaalstraat 3, Eindhoven
5632 CW, The Netherlands
+31 40 40 150 44


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | About us
Copyright © 2002 - OrangeSmile Tours B.V. | OrangeSmile.com | Under the direction and management of IVRA Holding B.V. - Registered at Kamer van Koophandel (KvK), The Netherlands No. 17237018