Maspalomas Holidays

Cheap Holidays to Maspalomas:

Travel Guide for your Holiday to Maspalomas:
Maspalomas is a quiet holiday resort well known for its outstanding sahara-style sand dunes, the nature reserve and lagoon known as Charca da Maspalomas. On a cheap holiday to Maspalomas you can enjoy the water park and a golf course and there is plenty to do in the neighbouring resorts.

In Maspalomas there are plenty of cheap bars and restaurants, a waterpark, golf course, and stylish boutiques. A holiday in Maspalomas is a great destination for those who like to keep busy, while the beautiful beaches and year-round warm weather make Maspalomas ideal for sunseekers who just want to kick back and relax. A holiday Maspalomas is best suited for families on holiday and couples wanting a beach holiday. Your holiday in Maspalomas is 40 minutes coach transfer from the airport

Beaches on Holiday in Maspalomas:
The extensive sands at Maspalomas Beach and warm, calm, clear waters are a ideal for sun-bathing, snorkelling and swimming on any family holiday. Plenty of other water-sports are available for your holiday in Maspalomas from diving to fishing, sailing to jet-skiing and there is a marina at Pasito Blanco (4km) for cheap boat trips and ferries to nearby resorts.

Things to do on Holiday in Maspalomas:
Leisure attractions on a bargain holiday to Maspalomas include Holiday World amusement park, the three golf courses, Maspalomas Golf, Meloneras Golf and Salobre Golf; Maspalomas Aqualand waterpark (3.5km), the Aboriginal themed village of Mundo Aborigen (7km), Palmitos Park zoo and gardens (11km) and the Wild West themed park of Sioux City (10km).

Maspalomas annual carnival festivities usually take place over the course of the week surrounding Ash Wednesday and the Regional Folklore Festival is at the end of May/early June. Another popular cultural event on a holiday to Maspalomas is the Masdanza, International Festival of Contemporary Dance held in October.

Out and about on Holiday in Maspaloms:
The enchanting sand dunes, known as the Maspalomas Dunes, covers an area of 4 square kilometres. This protected nature reserve also features a palm grove and the La Charca lagoon which is home to a number of nesting birds and a stopover for migrating birds.

Close to the lagoon you will see the towering Maspalomas Lighthouse, the top of which affords views over the entire south coast of Gran Canaria.

Accommodation on a holiday in Maspalomas:
A holiday in Maspalomas offers a wide range of accommodation. Choose from cheap apartments to bargain All Inclusive hotels in Maspalomas. Also be sure to use our bargain holiday search to see if you can find a cancellation holiday in Maspalomas.

Nearby attractions to a holiday to Maspalomas:
Behind Maspalomas the Fataga Ravine provides a rugged and natural landscape dotted with palm groves and archaeological sites. Travelling on the main road through the ravine you can explore the pretty villages of Arteara (14.5km), Fataga (19.5km) San Bartolome (26km).

At Arteara you can also take a Manelos Camel Safari through the valley into San Bartolome. This is the same camel farm which organises the camel walks through the Maspalomas Dunes.

Between Maspalomas and Fataga, you can visit the Mundo Aborigen and learn of the pre-hispanic, Guanche culture at this reconstructed aboriginal village and archaeological museum. An interesting day out on any holiday in Maspalomas

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