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The 20 Best Boat Trips and Tours in Gran Canaria

What happens when the lively, vibrant culture of Spain tastefully collides with Northern African, Indian, and Chinese influence? You get the ever-so energetic, expansive Gran Canaria.

The Spanish island may simmer with unmatched entertainment, adventure, and sights-to-see, but the boat tours in Gran Canaria, sailing trips and luxurious sea excursions mirror the same energy blanketing the island.

Venture to the sea, and you will come across hues of vibrant blue, dolphins thriving in their natural habitat, and untouched beaches.

What are the best places to visit with a boat tour from Gran Canaria?

Numerous beaches span across Gran Canaria: Puerto Rico, Playa del Inglés, Puerto de Mogán, and San Agustín. You can also explore the hustling and bustling, duty-free centric: Las Palmas.

Outside of the quiet sandy beaches, sits the sparkling Atlantic Ocean, where you can marvel at the collection of colourful fish swimming below you, watch dolphins and whales, relax on a luxurious cruise, and escape to unspoiled beaches within the archipelago.

Gui Gui Beach

Hop from one island to another! Most boat tours from Gran Canaria will take you to the ever-so stunning, undeniably magical Gui Gui Beach, which has two beaches: Small Gui Gui and Big Gui Gui. Despite the rocks spanning Small Gui Gui Beach, the views remain spectacular. You can find volcanic sand covering Big Gui Gui Beach. Most boat tours from Gran Canaria stop here for a snorkel and a swim!

Puerto de Mogán

Enjoy a magical cruise along the coastline of Gran Canaria’s fishing village, Puerto de Mogán. Most excursions departing from Puerto de Mogán will anchor for a swim and a snorkel.

Most of the cruises include mid-water stops, where you can swim, snorkel, and enjoy the sun from the comfort of your cruise!

What kind of boat tours are available in Gran Canaria?

From luxurious cruises to extravagant catamaran experiences to water taxis to thrilling speed boats, you can choose from a variety of boat tours in Gran Canaria!

Standard boat tours

Spend your journey looking for dolphins, whales, swimming, snorkelling, and enjoying Gui Gui beach, where you can admire the towering cliffs and explore the volcanic beaches. Most standard boat tours will take you to Gui Gui Beach. You can hop off here for an enchanting snorkel experience. Some excursions may include live commentary detailing stories of the open water and more!

Sailing trips: Hop aboard a luxurious yacht for a sailing expedition meandering the open water. This rich experience will undoubtedly elevate your vacation experience to first-class—that’s for sure. Consider booking this trip with your friends or family. Why? Well, most yachts—depending on the size—allow around 8 people on board, giving you a more intimate, personal experience.

Catamaran excursions

Enjoy a day relaxing on the deck of a catamaran! The spacious boat gives you the chance to enjoy the panoramic sights while also unleashing your inner chill. Most catamaran trips include an English speaking guide (you can always ask for another language), snorkel equipment, and some may include food and an open beer bar.

Speed boat trips: Not into a luxurious cruise? Go on a thrilling, adrenaline-rushing speed boat trip. The speed boat, tailor-made for the undulating water, flies over waves, brakes abruptly, and spins. If you’re craving a rollercoaster-like experience, this brief, but memorable speed boat trip is for you.

How much does a boat tour cost?

It depends on whether you want to see dolphins, hop on a luxurious catamaran, or speed across waves! Most catamaran excursions cost between €49 to €69 ($54 to $76). Why the massive price difference? Well, some catamaran cruises include more complimentary amenities—such as a locker and wifi—than others.

The luxurious sailing trip costs around €55 ($61). It includes snacks and alcohol-free beverages. If you want the standard boat tour, where you may catch a glimpse of dolphins and other sea creatures, you will have to pay around €34 ($38). It will cost between €50 ($55) to €63 ($70) to travel to Gui Gui Beach and see dolphins.

Craving an adrenaline-pumping speed boat ride? It will cost you around €36 ($40)—it’s so worth the price.

How long does a boat trip take?

The boat trips across Gran Canaria all vary in time. If you want a brief, but exciting adventure, you can hop aboard the speed boat for 15 to 20 minutes of unforgettable fun.

If you want to spend the day at sea, the 5 to 6-hour catamaran cruises or standard boat tours from Gran Canaria to Gui Gui Beach may be your best options. Whereas, the standard dolphin-watching boat excursion lasts for 2.5 hours.

Most sailing trips sit atop the ocean for 3.5 hours.

Where do boat tours leave from?

The boat tours leave from all over Gran Canaria including Puerto Rico, Las Palmas, Puerto de Mogán, and Pasito Blanco. It’s vital to check your point of departure before you book your excursion.

When is the best time for a boat trip in Gran Canaria?

Most tourists flock to Gran Canaria between December and March, but if you’re looking for ideal temperatures, it’s best to visit the island from April to October.

Travel tips

  • Most tours will pick you up from your hotel, but if you’re not within the designated pick-up locations, you will have to find your way to the port.
  • You can easily walk from Small Gui Gui Beach to Big Gui Gui Beach during low tide, but it’s advisable to avoid making the trek—you’ll have to swim, and it may be dangerous—when the tide is high.
  • Some boat tours from Gran Canaria do not include food or drink, so be sure to check this information beforehand, or be prepared to pay an additional price for lunch onboard.
  • Most boats have to anchor away from Gui Gui Beach, so you will have to make your way to the beach by walking through the ocean or by dinghy.

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