Gran Canaria is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Gran Canaria one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Gran Canaria is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Gran Canaria or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Gran Canaria. Explore the historical monuments of Gran Canaria with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Gran Canaria guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Gran Canaria page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Gran Canaria landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Gran Canaria.
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35360 Tejeda, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
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.
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Vegueta, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spain
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A historic district situated in the capital city of Las Palmas, everything about the bygone days can be found in Vegueta. The layout of the district has been the same for ages- narrow stone streets bordered with the patios of the oldest houses of the island. While in the district, check out the Plaza Santa Ana, the Casa Regental, the elegant 19th-c...
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Audiencia, nº 2, 35460, Gáldar, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
10:30 am - 07:30 pm
The Cueva Pintada Museum and Archaeological Reserve is actually an artificial cave dug out of the toba volcanic rock and whose walls are decorated with geometrical frieze motifs. The Cueva Pintada was discovered over a century ago and after more than 20 years of extensive archaeological excavation work, ruins were uncovered. Visitors can view remai...