Gran Canaria is a beautiful island and is well known for its choicest beaches and diverse landscapes. It is said that the sound of the waves crashing on the beaches creates a magnetic effect that attracts souls. It has a phenomenal landscape structure, beautiful beaches and is blessed with an all-round ‘perfect’ weather perfect for the two of you’ll to have a very private yet a very cozy time together.
We help you pick the best romantic experiences to indulge in while you bask in glory with your loved one
1. Immerse in the beauty of the beaches
Grand Canaria is most known for its beaches; make the most out of it by soaking into the clearest of waters with your special someone. If you are looking to warm up your senses then Playa Del Ingles will be perfect, as it is a beach known for its ‘all round sunny’ weather. If you like to spend some quality time together, with a bit of privacy then beaches such as San Agustin and Amadores would be best. If you fancy some fun activities like fishing or maybe just want to revel in the glory of the sun kissed sands then Agaete beach could be your best choice.
2. Bike ride on La Graciosa
La Graciosa is a small volcanic island situated just two kilometers north of Lanzarote. Make full use of this arid and flat structure by taking a cycle ride with your partner. There are many cycle hire stations in the vicinity and are rented on a per day basis. Enjoy the clean air, the magnificent volcanic views while you glide through the island with your love.
3. Book a spa for two
What better than a relaxing spa massage for two after a adventurous day outdoor. We highly recommend you book a spa session in advance at the spacious Corallium Spa Costa Meloneras which is magnificently located in the Lopesan Costa Meloneras Resort, Spa & Casino, in the south of the island of Gran Canaria, next to Maspalomas lighthouse and on the coast front line. It offers a complete hydrothermal circuit, specially designed to help eliminate toxins. Also, do visit the CoralliumThalasso spa which offers breathtaking views of the ocean while you enjoy a relaxing spa session with your loved one.
4. Watch the sunset in Puerto de Mogán
Sometimes, it is the little things in life that gives us immense pleasure and if you are one of those who favor simple treasures in life then watching the sunset at the pristine clear Puerto de Mogan beach would be a dream come true for you. Let the golden sunshine of the sunset bring you closer, as you revel at its beauty with a wine glass in hand. This experience should be a definite feature in your itinerary.
5. Go stargazing in Roque de Los Muchachos
What can be better than star gazing with your partner while he whispers sweet nothings in your ears! The Roque de Los Muchachos is a spectacular vantage point to admire the beauty star shine. It is situated at one of the highest points in La Palma and is approximately, 2396 meters above sea level, which makes it a perfect destination for star gazers. What’s more, it is a place that is pollution free with a natural inclusion of starlight at night. Perfect for a cozy rendezvous, we say!
If you like a little bit of an adrenaline rush while on a romantic vacation then a dive session at Gran Canaria should be on your list. Shake off your work stress as you dive into the magnificent seas of Gran Canaria. There are varied scuba diving areas spread across the island. You could also join a scuba diving school which not only teaches you effectively but also grant their scuba diving equipment for you to truly enjoy the underwater marine life.
7. Get lost in the woods
The Gran Canaria is a place full of surprises and if you want to just experience nature at its best then a walk in the forest of Los Tilos de Moya would be ideal. It is a natural reserve and is spread across 91 hectares and offers a diverse range of lime trees and bushes. It is located away from most tourist attractions of the island and will definitely ensure you spend some quality time with each other.
8. Immerse in the dunes
Imagine a desert scenario where you can not only watch the sunrise with your partner but also go for a quick swim together. Sounds like a dream? Well, it truly is just that. We suggest you drive towards the Maspalomas dunes early morning to truly experience its beauty. Sink your feet into the soft, fine sand or go for a stroll at the adjacent promenade. You will truly be spoilt for choice.
9. Enjoy the food scenes
There are plenty of great restaurants that not only offer the best local tapas menu but are also located near to the beaches. Do book in advance as the restaurants get crowded during the evenings. Definitely do try Embarcadero restaurant at Las Palmas as it is located near the sea harbor, giving you a magnificent view while you enjoy a romantic meal together.
10. Take a Dolphin Safari
Always fancied a little adventure while at the ocean? We suggest you make your romantic sojourn a little adventurous one by spotting dolphins and seagulls on the beach. What better way than going with your partner on a private boat while you excitedly spot various dolphins and seagulls through your binoculars. The boat trip generally last for two hours, perfect for you to rejuvenate while you share all the excitement together.
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