Nature around Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: the botanical gardens and the Bandama’s crater

  • Day: June 6th, 2018
  • Departure time: 15:00 hours
  • Departure place: Esplanade Auditorio Alfredo Kraus
  • Maximum number of people: 30
  • Minimum number of people: 15
  • Cost: 55€/person
  • Includes: transportation, English speaking guide, visit to heBotanical Gardens, Bandama’s Natural Park and the wine area, and a local wine tasting in an old winery.
  • Tour description: The botanical gardens is a must see when visiting Gran Canaria. It accounts with beautiful examples of the Macaronesian endemic vegetation and also some examples of plants and trees from all over the world. It is highly remarkable the cactus garden, where hundreds of  specimens impress the visitors. The tour finishes with a local wine tasting in an old winery.

Visit to the IU-Ecoaqua Institute 
and a aquaculture farm

  • Day: June 6th, 2018
  • Departure time: 15:00 hours
  • Departure place: Esplanade Auditorio Alfredo Kraus
  • Maximum number of people: 50
  • Cost: This tour is for free
  • Includes: transportation, English speaking guide, visits to IU-Ecoaqua and an aquaculture farm.
  • Tour description: The Ecoaqua institute is a project under the umbrella of
    Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University which promotes research, innovation and
    formation in the sustainable use of marine resources and fish farming.
    IU-Ecoaqua promotes 22 lines of research, organized in 13 areas, such as Biodiversity
    conservation, Improvement of fish fiding,  diversification the aquaculture species, etc.