Discover the history Canary island capital city and visit its old town with this Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Free Tour. You'll see the main squares and monuments around the Triana and Vegueta districts.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Free Tour
At the appointed time, we'll meet at the door of the Perez Galdós Theatre to begin this free tour of Las Palmas, which will take us into the historical centre of the capital of Gran Canaria.
We'll first visit the Vegueta neighbourhood while we talk about the Guiniguada ravine and how it has influenced the layout of the old town of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. We'll pass by the Plaza de San Antonio Abad, contemplate the façade of the Casa de Colón, visit the Plaza del Pilar Nuevo and much more.
Our next stop will be the famous Plaza de Santa Ana, where the Cathedral, the Palacio Episcopal and the Casa Regental are located. Also, we'll see the famous dog sculptures that are located in this area, and reveal what these dogs represent!
Following on, we'll head to the Triana neighbourhood, where you'll be captivated by the beauty of the Literary Cabinet building. Nearby is also the house where the writer Benito Pérez Galdós spent his childhood and youth.
Afterwards, you'll pass in front of the modernist palaces along Triana street, the main commercial artery of the capital, and we'll end the 2-hour tour by returning to the starting point.
The free tour doesn't allow reservations for more than 6 people. If you're a larger group, you must book a private tour of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protective material and safety to help avoid the spread of Covid-19.
Free tours do not have a fixed price, rather each person offers the guide the amount they consider appropriate, depending on their level of satisfaction.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.
English speaking guide.
When to book?
Bookings are permitted up until 10 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability.
Show the voucher on your phone to take part in the activity.
No, not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 4 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.
If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Pérez Galdós theatre