Thinking about planning an escape with your friends let us help you. From the beaches and spectacular landscapes, the island of Gran Canaria offers you beautiful sunsets that will remain engraved in your memories for the rest of your life. The sunsets on the island are breath-taking so take your camera and enjoy 6 locations of the best sunsets in Gran Canaria.
One of the best spots is the first set of dunes by the Charco de Maspalomas lagoon.
You witness the sun setting behind the palms, the lighthouse, and also all the people walking along the shore. Most days a fishing or sailing boat goes past to create the perfect scene. These mountains of sand at your feet is a perfect delight.
5. Montaña de Adojar
Sunset from the Pico de las Nieves viewpoint – Photo by El Coleccionista de Instantes.
Head to this a historical landmark and take a step back in time. Located on top the Mountain of Ajódar is where you can witness a sunset which leaves you baffled. It is known for a magical-religious element that in ancient times were worshiped. From its summit, you can enjoy an incredible sunset and see the large banana plantations in the north of the island.
@margarethrettobyaan photo credits: Puerto de Mogán, Gran Canarias, Spain
The alleys behind the marina at Puerto de Mogán run from east to west, a cozy refuge with a small hidden beach making this a place with much peace. You get the gorgeous sunset light flooding down them and lighting up the bougainvillea archways. As the sun sets the sky turns a fantastic blue color. The perfect time to make a reservation for dinner by the sea.
Sunset from the Playa de las Canteras- Photo by El Coleccionista de Instantes.
The peak of the Snows is the highest altitude of the Island of Gran Canaria. With 1949 meters, this mountain pass is considered “the roof of Gran Canaria”. You will have the possibility to enjoy an incredible panorama of almost the whole island and in the background the distant silhouette of the Teide.
Here is one of the best tourist destinations called La Puerto de la Luz given an awarded in 2011 for the best spot. Fishing, commercial, passenger, and sports, for five centuries this port is a reference point.
Do not miss out on this remarable sunset in Vegueta.
Vegueta is the oldest neighborhood in the city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. This city has been the founding district of the capital of the island of Gran Canaria. Its streets have gone from pirates and cathedral builders to the discoverer Cristóbal Colón. From here you can appreciate some sunsets full of history.
Don’t miss out on these 6 locations of the best sunsets of Gran Canaria we can provide for you. If you are interested in taking a day trip to Gran Canaria with your friends or partner check out the link that is attached.