Beside all the other great activities in Gran Canaria, there are some wonderful theme parks. Especially Palmitos Park is well known and is well worth a visit. We have to put the main theme parks in a row.
Palmitos Park - Maspalomas
The Palmitos Park is a Zoological and Botanical Park where kids and adults can discover all miracles of nature and watch beautiful animal shows. Palmitos park is well know for its bird shows. You can find palmitos park a short walk inland at the height of Maspalomas. Open daily from 10:00 to 18:00.
More info: www.palmitospark.es
Angry Birds - Puerto Rico
Angry Birds , the game available on almost every smartphone and tablet, now has its own activity park in Puerto Rico Gran canaria. Fun, games and activities especially for younger children but also for the rest of the family! Besides a lot of games and activities you will also find the famous birds in merchandise, such as stuffed toys and t-shirts. You can find the activity park in the center of Puerto Rico
Sioux City - San Agustín
Sioux City is the oldest theme park in the Canaries. It is an authentic western town with its church, sheriff's office, blacksmith shop and ofcourse a Salon. Sioux City Park is also a unique place for organising events and parties. On Friday Barbeque and a free drink. Monday closed.
More info: www.siouxcity.es
Learn about the history and the life of the Gaunches in Gran Canaria at this Historical theme park. Located on the road from Playa del Ingles to Fataga. Open every day from 9:00 to 18:00 pm
Zoo/Park with crocodiles, tigers, turtles, monkeys and much more fascinating - and sometimes dangerous - animals! Situated in direction of Aguïmes, near Cruce de Arinaga (past Vecindario) into the mountains. Open Monday to Saturday from 10:00 to 17:00 hours. There are living about 350 crocodiles and around 500 other sorts of wildlife. Free buses from Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas and San Augustin to this park.
Aqualand - Maspalomas
Close to Palmitos Park is Aqualand. A water park with many attractions for young and old. Open daily from 10:00.
More info: www.aqualand.es
Holiday World Amusement Park - Maspalomas
The Ferris wheel of this amusement park makes it easy to find in Maspalomas. This park is especially nice for younger children. Take a look at the website to see what te amusement rides are.
More info: www.holidayworldmaspalomas.com
Guy Martin International is an international Art-Centre, situated on 40,000sqm, picturesque landscaped as an Botanical Garden -and Sculpture- Park. It is situated in the mountains of Gran Canaria and only 7km outside the Touris-Centre of Playa del Ingles.
More info: www.montecristograncanaria.com