▷ Coves and Beaches of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 🌊

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Beaches of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Confital beach

Natural beach | Occupation: Low
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Confital beach
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This beach, despite being very close to the city, transports us to an incredible space where we can connect with nature and history, as from here we can see the caves inhabited by the first settlers of the islands. It is located on La Isleta, a peninsula at the northern end of the city, from where you can see the entire bay and beach of Las Canteras.

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La Cicer Beach

Urban beach | Sand | Boulders | 500m of large | Occupation: Low
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La Cicer Beach

La playa de La Cícer, es una zona dentro de la Playa de Las Canteras. Es la mejor zona de Las Palmas para practicar surf y la única zona de toda la playa donde está permitido practicar deportes. Es de arena negra volcánica y siempre tiene buen oleaje. Si te gusta el surf o el bodysurf, esta es tu playa en la ciudad.

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San Cristobal beach

Urban beach | Boulders | Rocks | 600 of large | Occupation: Low
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San Cristobal beach

San Cristóbal beach is located in a historic fishermen's quarter of the city of Las Palmas. It is an unfrequented pebble beach. It is very long and has several access points along the 600-metre promenade. Its composition changes between stretches of pebbles, black sand and rocky areas that appear at low tide.

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Las Canteras Beach

Urban beach | Occupation: High
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Las Canteras Beach

Las Canteras Beach is considered the best urban beach in Europe, as attested by the many international awards it has received. Along its more than three kilometres of fine sand, in some areas volcanic black and in others golden, we can enjoy this gift of nature in the heart of the city of Las Palmas.

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Alcavaneras beach

Urban beach | Occupation: Low
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Alcavaneras beach

Alcavaneras beach is located in the heart of the city of Las Palmas, within the docks of Puerto de La Luz, which means that its waters are always very calm. It has fine golden sand and measures 400 metres long by 60 metres wide, making it a very wide beach with outstanding sports facilities. It is not usually a very busy beach as tourists and city dwellers prefer the nearby Playa de las Canteras.

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La Laja Beach

Semi-urban beach | 1200m of large | Occupation: Low
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La Laja Beach

La Laja beach is located at the entrance of the city of Las Palmas. In spite of being next to the road, the mountainous surroundings and the large sandy area make you feel you are in a remote natural place. The sand is dark and fine and you can take long and pleasant walks. In the northern part are the natural pools of La Laja.

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Adventure sports and other plans in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

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Coves of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Natural pools La Laja

Urban cove | Rocks | 80m of large | Occupation: Low
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Natural pools La Laja

The natural pools of La Laja are located next to La Laja beach and consist of two large natural pools, a pool and a small sandy cove. They are not accessible at high tide as they are completely covered and the waves are usually quite strong. When the tide is low, we have some quiet and safe spaces where we can refresh ourselves.

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La Puntilla cove

Urban cove | Sand | Boulders | 55 of large | Occupation: Low
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La Puntilla cove

The cove of La Puntilla is a small cove of fine sand located right next to the port and the beach of San Cristóbal, in the historic fishing district of the city of Las Palmas. It has a length of 55 metres and a width of 50 metres in a large part of its area. It also has another part to the south of pebbles after a rocky area that separates them.

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Discover the coast and the seabed of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Here you can see the best routes for kayaking, paddle surfing or snorkelling, free diving and scuba diving in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria that we have uploaded for the 7 Seas community. Get to know the coast and the fascinating seabed of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria before you visit them. You can also upload your trips to the sea and share them with the community.

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FAQ's

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Which are the best beaches in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria?

List of the best beaches in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, commandé selon l'avis de notre communauté d'utilisateurs.

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Which beaches and coves in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are best for families with small children?

List of coves and beaches in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria that have some conditions that make them good to go with children. We value the comfort of the fine sand, that they have playgrounds, that the unevenness of the entrance to the sea is not very pronounced or that they have parking near and good access to the beach.

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Which beaches and coves in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are nudist?

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Which beaches and coves in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria have an area where for a camper van or motorhome?

List of coves and beaches in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria where you can spend the night with our van, camper or motorhome. It does not mean that you have the specific services of water supply or sewage disposal. If there is a campsite it is also included in this list.

Which beaches and coves in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are best for snorkeling?

List of coves and beaches in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria that we recommend for snorkelling because of their sea beds, the richness of their fauna or the quality of their waters.

Which beaches and coves in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are best for starting a kayak or paddle surfing trip?

List of coves and beaches in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria that we recommend to start a route or journey in SUP (stand up paddle surf) or kayak. For this we take into account that you have parking nearby and have good access to the place and also that there are routes with interesting views.