Sheltered from extreme temperatures in both winter and summer, open-air sports are always on the agenda. Health & Wellness. Gran Canaria is located in the Canary Islands archipelago southeast of Tenerife and west of Fuerteventura.The island is of volcanic origin, mostly made of fissure vents.It has a round shape, with a diameter of approximately 50 km (31 mi) and a surface area of 1,560 km 2 (600 sq mi).
It lives up to its reputation as a continent in miniature, with dramatic variations of terrain ranging from the green and leafy north to the lush mountainous interior and the desert south. Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. 137,770 likes · 8,874 talking about this.