Your Gran Canaria For Kids
What are on Gran Canaria things to do with kids? If you are planning a holiday with children on Gran Canaria you immediately notice this island is extremely suitable for family holidays. And as a popular destination for families with children, Gran Canaria has excellently positioned itself with a variety of children's hotels, attractions and excursions for its big and small visitors. Accordingly, you will find numerous fun activities that you can do with your children on holiday in Gran Canaria.
Whether it is small kids, school children or teenagers, there is the right thing to do with kids in every age group. You’ll find spacious pool areas in the hotels, a variety of expansive beaches, recreational and wildlife parks as well as great offers of excursions on land and on the water. All of this makes Gran Canaria a huge adventure course for the whole family with endless possibilities.
Hotels in Gran Canaria for Kids
Children friendly hotels such as Lopesan Baobab Resort or the Lago Taurito offer a day filling supervised fun program for kids, where they will be taken care of by entertainers with crafts and games. On this occasion the kids will easily make contact with one another and quickly find friends in the holiday home. The evening program in these hotels is adjusted to families so that everyone will excellently be entertained during the evening shows.
Beaches Suitable for Children in Gran Canaria
Because of the warm climate, the beaches are ideal all year round, to run riot in the water and splash around for hours. And, of course, built huge sandcastles into wide sandy landscapes armed with bucket and shovel. Searching for mussels and discover other hidden treasures that the sea has released. Especially the beach of Amadores is very popular amongst families, as there are hardly any waves and it is very windless.
Sights for Kids in Gran Canaria
In the leisure parks such as the Palmito Park or the Cocodrillo Park, the small ones can get to know a lot of different animals and plants and they will certainly love the animal shows. The aqua park Aqualand offers many adventurous slides and in the theme parks Holiday World and Angry Birds Park, the little ones can enjoy the excitement of the very child-friendly attractions.
Gran Canaria With Kids - Our Tips
With the offered excursions everything is completely organized starting from the pick up until the return transfer to the hotel. No matter if you are in Puerto de Mogan, Playa del Ingles, Puerto Rico or Maspalomas. You do not have to worry about anything, you can fully enjoy the time together with your loved ones relaxed with nothing to think about.
The whole family will enjoy the excursions. There are, of course, the classics like hiking and bike tours which will lead you and your family to the most beautiful spots of Gran Canaria. Meanwhile the more trendy activities like Via Ferrata, Coasteering or Canyoning have established and turned into real family fun excursions. A great highlight among both children and adults are the dolphins and whales watching boat trips starting from Puerto Rico. The enthusiasm about the encounter with the sea mammals will leave lasting impressions all participants.
The offer of things to do with kids is almost inexhaustible - you quickly notice that during a family holiday with children on Gran Canaria you can really do anything only boredom has no chance!
Excursions in Gran Canaria With Kids
Boots Excursions - Big Game Fishing Trips - Yacht Excursions - Dolphin and Whale watchingFor children no minimum age required.Fishing Trips: Minimum Age 7 Years
Season: All‑season Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday Duration: 2,5 hours In the harbour of Puerto Rico you start the whale and dolphin search excursion. See one of the most amazing creatures of this planet. Watching them in their natural habitat…explore
Bus Excursions - Day trip to Tenerife - Visit to Loro-ParkFor children no minimum age required.Las Palmas Bus Tours: Minimum Age 8 Years
Season: All‑season Days: Saturday; from 08.07.19 Thursday Duration: 16 hours According to Tripadvisor is the Loro Parque the best zoo in Europe and number two worldwide! With our day trip from Gran Canaria to Loro Park on Tenerife…explore
Buggy Tours - Quad ToursThe minimum height for children is 1,35 Meters. The minimum age for Quad Tours is 10 years.
Minibus Tours - Jeep Safaris - Cabrio ExcursionsFor Minibus Tours and Jeep Safaris no minimum age required. For Cabrio excursions the minimum age is 4 years.
Ride Excursions on Horses or CamelsChildren aged between 2 and 5 years can ride for free with an adult. From 5 years on children can ride on their own.
Segway ToursThe minimum age for children is 12 years and the minimum weight is 45kg.
JetSki Safari - Parasailing - Flyboard - Water Sport CombinationMinimum age: JetSki Driver: 16 years - JetSki Co-Driver: 6 years - Parasailing: 7 years - Crazy Jet Boat: 8 years - Flyboard: 14 years.
Canyoning - Via Ferrata - CoasteeringChildren as of 12 years can participate accompanied by one of their parents.
Guided Hiking ToursFor children no minimum age required. We recomment a minimum age of 6 years though.
Guided City WalksChildren under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.Don't forget sun cream
Season: All‑season Days: Temporary not available Duration: 2 hours An interactive fun tour through the old town of Las Palmas - An innovative concept of guided sightseeing tours! Discover Las Palmas de Gran Canaria with lots of funny…explore
E Bike and Mountain Bike ToursChildren under 16 years can only participate accompanied by one of their parents. The minimum body height is 1,55 Meters.
Snorkeling - Introduction Dive - Dive ExcursionsMinimum age - Introduction dive from beach: 8 years, Introduction dive from boat: 12 years, Snorkeling: 7 years, Dive excursions: 12 years.
Dive Courses: Scuba Diver - PADI Open Water Diver - PADI Advanced Open Water DiverMinimum age - Scuba Diver and PADI Open Water Diver: 10 years, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver: 12 years.
Season: All‑season Days: Daily except Saturday Duration: 2 to 3 days Use the opportunity during your Gran Canaria Holiday for another diving specialization. Experienced divers know, of course, the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course is for advanced learner, builds…explore
Season: All‑season Days: Daily except Saturday Duration: 3 to 4 days The PADI Open Water Diver Course does not require any diving experience. Just make this diving licence during your Gran Canaria holiday. This world-renowned brevet will allow you to dive…explore