Gran Canaria Airport on the island of Gran Canaria, is situated just 11 miles south of Las Palmas city. It is also conveniently placed next to the main motorways that connect Las Palmas and other fabulous destinations in Spain. Gran Canaria is extremely popular amongst tourists of all ages, not in the least for its beautiful sunny beaches on the South of the island.
Gran Canaria is an extremely popular tourist destination. The island is known as a continent on its own, due to its different climates and varying landscapes. There are dunes with long white sanded beaches, but also ravines and picturesque villages. There is so much to see all across the island that hiring a car can be a convenient way to have the freedom to come and go as you please and to visit all the different attractions Gran Canaria has to offer. You could visit the crocodile park for example, or the many different rock formations that all have interesting names such as The Frog and God?s Finger.
A fun fact about Gran Canaria airport is that it is an alternative landing place for the NASA Space Shuttle, because its runway is so long. Gran Canaria airport at present has a single Terminal , but plans are in place for expansion to accommodate the large number of passengers it sees every year. It has plenty of facilities, such as currency exchange and ATM machines, disabled facilities, car parking, shopping, food and drink kiosks, a post office, a medical centre and pharmacy, an internet caf? as well as a play area for children and babies.
Gran Canaria airport is 11 miles south of Las Palmas and 16 miles north of the popular tourist beaches. The airport is accessible through different island roads, as well as via the main motorway, the GC1. It can also be accessed by bus, but the preferred method of transportation is by taxi, as they are very cheap.
Gran Canaria Airport does not have its own bespoke website yet.
ADDRESS : Gran Canaria AirportTelde 35071,Gran Canaria/Las Palmas,Islas Canarias, Spain.Ph : (0)928 579 130
Gran Canaria AirportTelde 35071,Gran Canaria/Las Palmas,Islas Canarias, Spain.Ph : (0)928 579 130