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Travel Info

  • Official Language - Spanish
  • Capital - Las Palmas (Gran Canaria)
  • Size - 7447 km²
  • Population - 1.840000
  • Entry Requirements - Please check the visa requirements for your destination at the appropriate consulate or embassy in your county, and do this as well in advance of your travel date.
  • Language - Spanish
  • Time difference – CET-1
  • Electricity - 220 Volt. An adapter might sometimes be necessary.
  • Telephone - The dialling code for Spain is 0034.
  • Climate/Clothing - The climate on Gran Canaria is considered to be one of the healthiest in the whole world by international scientists. With average temperatures fluctuating between 20 and 25 °C during the winter, and between 25 and 30 °C in the summer, Gran Canaria is also called “the island of eternal spring”. Thus, light cotton clothing is the best choice. During spring and autumn a hoodie and jacket are recommended for the cooler evenings.
  • Health Regulations - If you travel from Europe there is no immunization required.
  • Transfer - A rental car is recommended, since we cannot organise the transfer from the airport (WHY??). A taxi from the airport to Bahía Feliz costs about 32€
  • Rental Car and Transport - It is recommended to rent a car before your departure because of the cheaper price (about 20€ per day which is hard to beat and an absolute must if you want to make the best out of your trip !)
  • Currency: Euro (€)