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Patronato de Turismo de Gran Canaria

  • Type: Tourism Authority

About Us

Gran Canaria is a leading tourist destination, currently welcoming over 3 million tourists a year, mainly of Scandanivian, German and British origin.
Factors such as the sun, climate, landscapes, its close proximity to Europe and its safety record as a member state of the EU make this island a well established destination on the international stage.
Thus, with more than 50 years of large scale tourism experience behind it, the island has a great variety of resources and infrastructures that currently make it a high capacity holiday destination.
Gran Canaria also has an airport which is in the top five most important airports in Spain and in the top 30 in Europe; the Gran Canaria airport boasts a first class functional and operations capacity, which have blessed the island with unbeatable conditions to attract airline companies to it, and is extremely keen to continue developing all kinds of new air traffic to the island.