Things to do in Gran Canaria whilst self-catering Spain with NOVASOL!

If you have not yet chosen a Villas in Canary Islands, then why not opt to stay in Gran Canaria? It simply offers you so much; from famous lively holiday resorts like Playa del ingles (where the ‘Eiffel Bar’ is) or Puerto Rico, to the amazing sand dunes of Maspalomas or to Roque Nublo, one of the biggest freestanding rocks in the world, in the centre of the island! Mix in watersports, Palmitos Park, boat and wildlife tours and you truly have a holiday destination that seems to cater for all! And remember with the benefit of self-catering Spain with NOVASOL you eat, sleep and explore whenever and wherever you choose!

Fantastic Beaches

With almost 60 kilometres of beach and around 236 kilometres of coastline, discover beaches as diverse as the landscapes of Gran Canaria, all of which enjoy more than their fair share of the sun that helps to fills you with energy whilst you stay on the Island! The Dunes of Maspalomas are probably the most famous beaches on the island. The Dunes are a surprising mix of desert and oasis and form both a unique and beautiful natural area. The dunes are constantly moulded by the wind, which changes their appearance every day!

Walks and Nature Parks

If you fancy stretch your legs and exercising whilst on holiday (Spain self-catering), the 26,000 hectare natural park in west Gran Canaria - Nublo Rural Park, contains 30 small villages and is the island's largest natural area and a Biosphere Reserve! Access is via several roads from the north and west of the island and don’t forget your camera as these roads enjoy amazing viewpoints with stunning views of the area.

Family Adventures

Whilst you enjoy your Spain villas with pools in Gran Canaria we would always recommend a day out at Palmitos Park! This brilliant wildlife park has more birds, fish and creatures than most children can possibly imagine. Set in a desert canyon near Maspalomas, it’s got a wonderful cast of residents, large and small that everyone will enjoy meeting. You will be able to see orangutans swinging between branches, Toucans tapping on fruit husks and Komodo dragons basking in the sun all in great replica natural habitats! Or how about a day at the biggest waterpark on the island – AquaSur?! AquaSur which is near to Maspalomas has everything from a near vertical slide – Aquamania to less adrenaline fuelled Congo river! Whatever you choose to do as a family we are sure you will sleep well in your holiday homes Spain.

Enjoy the Water

Whether it’s hiring a jet ski at the beach in Playa Del Ingles, windsurfing close to Maspalomas or enjoying a boat trip where Dolphin and Whales are frequently spotted off shore! If you love the water then Gran Canaria will be perfect for you! And top it off with a NOVASOL Villas in Canary Islands, where you can also experience your own private swimming pool! So hopefully these short few paragraphs have inspired you enough to look for your very own Spain Villas with pools in Gran Canaria today!