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Fly direct from Bournemouth Airport to Gran-Canaria.
Currency = Euro
Gran-Canaria is the second most densely populated island of the Canary Islands.
The warm climate the whole year around attracts travellers from all over the world. With the coolest winter month averaging a temperature around 15ºC and the warmest summer month averaging a temperature around 28ºC the island is never cold. The water around Gran-Canaria maintains a level with the coolest averaging around 19ºC to warmest which averages around 23ºC.
Gran-Canaria is a sun bather’s paradise with over 230 kilometres of coastline it is not hard to find a secluded stretch of beach or hidden cove to give total privacy to the multitude of popular beaches with great amenities and water sports on offer. If all the traveller wishes to do is lay on the golden sands during the day and relax in the evening Gran-Canaria can offer this lifestyle choice in abundance, if the traveller does seek more to do during the days then Gran-Canaria can cater for this in abundance as well.
Gran-Canaria offers 8 well maintained golf courses that are situated around the island. Enjoy the game in the sun as the traveller makes their way to the 19th hole to celebrate a well-played round.
There are numerous water sports centres located around the island of Gran-Canaria and they cater to inexperienced as well as the experienced. The traveller can try their hand at snorkelling, sea canoeing, wind surfing, water skiing, jet skiing, paragliding and more as well as one of the main reasons a lot of travellers visit Gran-Canaria scuba diving. If you have never tried scuba diving before but always wanted to then what better way to try in warm clear waters guided by professionals and if you are already experienced, then try some of the more taxing dives and visit places most travellers will never get to see.
If relaxation away from the beach is a preferred option, then try one of the modern Spas. The spas cater for the wellness of the body and mind and use locally grown products such as Aloe-Vera.
In the evenings or early afternoon after you have relaxed in your way of choosing why not experience the wonderful culture the locals, sample some of the great food and drink on offer in the many cafes, bars and restaurant.
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