In this location, located on Las Canteras Beach in the heart of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, you can appreciate the fantastic views of La Barra and La Puntilla. Walk the Las Canteras promenade where you can walk, swim and practice any type of water sport. At low tide you can easily access the natural reef called "La Barra" and enjoy its puddles and views of the entire walk from an extraordinary place.
Las Palmas is a capital of Gran Canaria, one of Spain's Canary Islands off northwestern Africa. A major cruise-ship port, the city is known for duty-free shopping and for its sandy beaches. At Playa de Las Canteras, a coral barrier lines the beach and shelters swimmers. The annual Las Palmas de Gran Canaria carnival brings together flamboyantly costumed performers, music and dancing.
The Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago off the coast of northwestern Africa, are rugged volcanic isles known for their black- and white-sand beaches. Tenerife, the largest island, is dominated by the sometimes-snowy active volcano Mt. Teide, which has its own astronomical observatory and is part of Teide National Park. Tenerife hosts a huge pre-Lent Carnival in the capital, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.