Visit the North. From Las Palmas.
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POINT OF DEPARTURE AND ARRIVAL: Alfredo Kraus Concert Hall.Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
DEPARTURE TIME: 8:30 a.m.
ARRIVAL TIME: 18:30 p.m.
DURTION: Allday, as follows:
9 hrs guided tour.
1 hr to have lunch.
DEPARTURE DAYS: Saturdays.
Guided tour with an Offical Tourist Guide.
Visit the historic centre of Sta. Maria de Guia.
Visit the historic centre of Gáldar.
Néstor Álamo Museum admission.
Cenobio de Valerón admission.
La Cueva Pintada ( The Painted Cave) admission.
Visit to Agaete.
Maipés Agaete admission.
La Laja plantation and Los Berrazales Winery admission. Wine, fruits and coffee tasting.
LANGUAGES: Spanish and English.
TOUR: Our first stop will be in Arucas.
We will continue to visit to the impressive Cenobio de Valerón. This archaeological site consists of about 300 caves carved in the rock, is the most spectacular and largest pre-Hispanic barn in Gran Canaria.
Then we will visit the city of Santa María de Guía to enjoy its historic centre declared in 1982 as National Historical Site, to appreciate its beautiful church built between the S. XVII and S. XIX which preserves many important Lujan Perez´s works of art; La Casa de Los Quintana S. XVI or the birthplace of Nestor Alamo (S. XVII) among other buildings. We may visit some establishments where you can taste the Queso de Guia (cheese) and see the homes of the artisans who make the famous canary knives (handles made of goat horn) and develop a particular way to carve wood.
After this, we will set off to the Valley of Agaete, to visit The Maipés Archaeological Park , one of the largest aboriginal necropolis of the island, where archeologists have found more than 600 burial mounds.
Secondly, we will go up to the Mirador del Valle, where you can have stunning views of this magnificent place and a parallel vision of Las Cumbres de Tamadaba.
Next, we will visit the Finca La Laja and Los Berrazales Winery, to take a guided tour through the coffee and tropical fruits plantation and the wine cellar. It is the only coffee plantation in Europe and one of the most awarded wineries in the Canaries.
Our last stop in Agaete will be at the village where we will have the opportunity to visit the Chapel of the Conception dating from 1984 and the Agaete fishing port, where people still mantain the traditional ways of fishing and where we can get lost looking at the clear and clean waters, La Playa de Las Nieves and the natural pools. Here we will enjoy a lovely lunch.
Finally, we will go back to Galdar to visit the Cueva Pintada Museum and Archaeological Site. The tour includes a walk through the troglodyte ruins, from where you can directly observe the excavated chambers and The Painted Cave. In the museum there are a large number of archaeological materials recovered from the different excavation campaigns.
Return back to Las Palmas.
LUNCH: You can book a full menu through our booking website. We offer a delicious lunch that combines both the Canary Islands and Mediterranean cuisine, it includes:
2 first courses to choose from.
2 main courses to choose from.
11 euros per adult.
7 euros per child under 11 years.
Children under 6 years old: free
Children between 7 and 11 years old: 30% discount from the adult price
Children over 12 years old: pay as an adult
ADVICE: Wear comfortable shoes and clothing. It is recommended you have a jacket at hand due to possible temperature and weather changes during the day.