Easter is a time to disconnect and rest, which doesn’t mean you have to divorce from the fun and pleasure of meeting new routes and places. In this article from the Lopesan group blog, we’ll tell you what some of the best destinations for Easter Holidays for next year are.

Do you want to know new places? In Spain  you will be able to enjoy a trip where you can find a climatic, topographic and geographical diversity in which you can experience different sensations. If you want to live it up, in the Canary Islands you can find different destinations during Easter.

What are the best Easter destinations you can visit in the Canary Islands?

1. Cathedral of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

The Cathedral of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria or Cathedral Basilica of Santa Ana is located in the historic quarter of the Vegueta neighborhood, in front of the Plaza de Santa Ana, and it is considered one of the most important religious monuments of the Canary Islands archipelago.

In the neoclassical style, the cathedral was built in 1497 by the mandate of the Catholic Monarchs with gray stone from the quarries in the north of the island. A must visit is to climb the main tower from which you can see a spectacular view of the city.

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2. Poema del Mar Aquarium

 The Aquarium is located in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and it is also one of the alternatives that can be very interesting for children.

This is due to the fact that the aquarium has interactive facilities and a great variety of animal species, which make this space one of the best destinations to go during Easter Holiday as it is a theme park that is provided with approximately 350 species from 35 different ecosystems.

3. Morro Velosa Viewpoint

If you want to contemplate and enjoy a panoramic view of the center and north of Fuerteventura, the Morro Velosa Viewpoint that is located on the Tegú Mountain is an Easter week destination worthy of taking a look.

4. Puerto de Agaete

This fishing town became a reference site in Gran Canaria for its recognized “Finger of God”. Although nowadays it is often called Roque Partido, it was previously a rocky elevation that had a shape similar to a finger and, after a tropical storm that occurred in 2005, the figure disappeared.

It is also worth visiting the promenade of the beach and the natural pools, so this coastal town should be included in the Holy Week destinations of your trip to Gran Canaria.

5. Church of San Juan Bautista de Arucas

The Church of San Juan Bautista, known as the Cathedral of Arucas, is one of the destinations during Easter that you should not miss. In it, you will see a wonderful traditional neo-Gothic design and colorful stained glass windows that give the church a special light

This is one of the best destinations for Easter Holidays to appreciate the religious architecture and art of the island.

6. Caldera de Bandama

This large volcanic caldera that originated approximately 5000 years ago, is located between Telde and Las Palmas, is another option that you can have between your destinations for Easter Holidays.

It is a Natural Monument that is about 216 meters deep and about 1000 in diameter, where you can see some of the best vineyards on the island. It is also highly recommended to visit the wineries of this town

7. Puerto de Mogán

Characterized by its peculiar design, Puerto de Mogán is a holidays resort and one of the Holy Week destinations that you can visit to appreciate its peculiar pedestrian streets and whitewashed houses.

In this enclave, there is a great variety of restaurants, bars, and shops, as well as a spectacular beach that has all the services.

Also, on Friday mornings you can go to the busy market that is located next to the docks of fishing boats, while you can see the fishermen still fishing in that place.

8. Molino Quemado

The Molino Quemado is a representation of the agricultural past of Mogán that was built in the 19th century. This can be seen on the road that goes from Puerto Mogán to Mogán.

Its name is because this mill is one of the few that are currently preserved in this area, was burned by a pastor who was angry with the Municipal Power.

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Where to stay while you are in the Canary Islands?

If you have decided to go to the best Easter destinations offered by the Canary Islands and want to complete the experience by resting and relaxing in a pleasant and comfortable place, in the Lopesan Group we have incredible hotels that adapt to the needs and preferences of all travelers.

Get in touch with us and discover our fabulous hotels.



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