consist of beaches of various
descriptions, ranging from the impressive Maspalomas beach, where you can find 250 hectares
of sand dunes right next to the sea, to the concealed and
unspoilt beach of Güi Güi, as well as the lively beach in
the capital, namely the Las Canteras beach.
As a result of the temperate
climate and agreeable temperatures of the bathing waters
(ranging between 18ºC during winter months and 22ºC during
the rest of the year) it is possible to enjoy the beaches
throughout the year.
The beaches of the Island
are mentioned below, with information
and with a
Once you arrive and before you burn your skin, use a skin protection
crème. Start with at least factor 15, or more is better (30 is not
to much). To expose unprotected skin on direct sunlight could be
very dangerous. Children under 4 years must stay in shadow. Protect
yourself and than relax on the beach.
When bathing you have to be very
careful, and respect the placed flags, as there can be a very strong underwater current.