Useful Information & Top tips for visiting Gran Canaria
When to go:
- Gran Canaria enjoys gentle summers and warm winters, with temperatures rarely dropping below 22C making the island popular both for summer holidays and winter sun.
- The sea is warm enough to swim in all year.
- Sun cream is essential in the summer months, while a light coat is all you need on winter evenings.
For a full Gran Canaria weather forecast please click here
Time: The same as in UK (GMT)
International dial code: 00 34
Flight time: Between 3h30m and 4h
Gran Canaria is one of the 7 Canary Islands. It is part of Spain and is the outermost region of the European Union enjoying much lower taxes.