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Gran Canaria island

Great Island of Dogs

The second most populous island of the Canary Islands, Gran Canaria is the third largest island of the Spanish archipelago in both area and altitude. Known for its black lava and white sand beaches, its southern beaches include the bustling Playa del Inglés and Puerto Rico as well as quieter Puerto de Mogán and San Agustín. In the north, capital city Las Palmas is a major stop for cruise ships and duty-free shopping.

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