Family and Kids in Gran Canaria

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Gran Canaria? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Gran Canaria, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Gran Canaria.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Gran Canaria for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Puerto De Mogan

    Family and Kids

    Puerto de Mogan is situated on the south-west coast of Gran Canaria and is the most picturesque resort on the island. Residents claim that the Puerto de Mogan weather is the best in the world! This is a pedestrianised (closed to vehicles, open to pedestrians) town of two-storey apartment buildings with roof terraces and small gardens bursting with bougainvillea, palm trees, bird-of-paradise flo...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Holiday World Maspalomas

    Amusement Park

    The Holiday World leisure complex in Maspalomas is popular with both, locals as well as tourists. It offers visitors a dizzying array of amusement options. It is the largest funfair on the Canary Islands and features exciting attractions such as the classic Ferris wheel, a rollercoaster, dodgems, shooting stalls, seal and parrot shows, skydrop, pony riding, a bowling alley, gaming arcades along...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Calle Triana

    Family and Kids

    For shopping in Gran Canaria, head over to Calle Triana. It is the main shopping avenue in Gran Canaria and has everything, from high end brand boutiques to budget stores. And since it is an old district, it is a showcase of the city with several architectural stunning buildings. The street is a pedestrianised zone. 
  4. Amazing Gran Canaria attraction for kids
    Maspalomas Dunes

    Family and Kids

    Maspalomas Dunes, formed during the ice age, are one of Spain’s well-preserved treasures. Designated as a protected space, the sand dunes are spread over around 1,000 acres on the south coast of the island. You can walk around this impressive area to soak in all the natural beauty. As the dunes are located near the beach, you will also come across a couple of naturist areas along. If you ...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Aqualand Maspalomas

    Water Park

    Aqualand Maspalomas is a waterpark situated in Maspalomas, Gran Canaria. Spread across 1, 30,000 sq. metres, it is the biggest water park on the island. It boasts of 33 slides, a Surf Beach, Congo River, Crazy Race, Kamikaze, Rapids, Aquamania, Twister, the exotic mini-park Polynesia, mini-golf and a lot more. A must with your family and friends.
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Gran Canaria
    Roque Nublo

    Educational Site

    Roque Nublo is a volcanic rock on the island of Gran Canaria. It is situated in the municipality of Tejeda. At 80 m (262 ft) tall, a trek to the rock formation is one of the most favourite things to do for outdoorsy type visitors.  It is a famous landmark of the island and is a protected natural monument. 
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Palmitos Park


    Gran Canaria’s most popular family attraction, the Palmitos Park is a zoological and botanical park, a sub-tropical oasis featuring more than 200 species of birds, an aquarium, a butterfly house, a cacti garden, an orchid house, a Dolphinarium, a primates island and a lot more. Be prepared to spend half a day at this place! And don’t miss out on the popular shows, especially bi...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Dunas De Maspalomas


    A natural phenomenon, the Dunas de Maspalomas are sand dunes formed around the city’s beach. The rolling sand dunes of Maspalomas present you with the unique opportunity of being in a desert by the sea, on a beach which runs for miles along the South coast of the island. Take a relaxing stroll or get busy with your camera clicking photos of this natural marvel. At the end of the beach is ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Playa De Las Canteras

    Family and Kids

    Situated between Santa Catalina and La Isleta, the district of Playa de las Canteras is Gran Canaria’s very first tourist spot. Here, you’ll find lots of hotels, restaurants, bars, offices, shops and a lot more. The most famous beach of Gran Caneria- the district’s namesake- the Playa de las Canteras beach is situated here. The beach is claimed to be one of the nation’s ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most

    Family and Kids

    Up in the vineyard country, around Tafira, is the amazing Caldera de Bandama. It is a volcanic crater 1000 m (3281 ft) in diameter and 200 m (656 ft) deep, with a 569 m (1,867 ft) high peak. The peak is called Pico de Bandama and has an observation platform from where you can enjoy breathtaking views of the entire north and east coast and the mountainous centre in the west. The crater was named...Read more