Exploring Las Palmas: A History and Culture Tour (Pre)
Begin your adventure with a fascinating tour of Las Palmas, including an overnight stay.
Take a four-hour guided bus tour of Las Palmas and learn about its history and buildings
Visit Las Palmas' beautiful Old Town 'Vegueta' and the Columbus House
Enjoy panoramic views from the massive Bandama Crater
Visit a local wine cellar to enjoy some wine and tapas
Available all year
Day 1: Arrive at Las Palmas in Gran Canaria
Your Pre-Programme begins with an overnight stay in a beautiful hotel near the city centre. If you have time, you might want to do some exploring on your own. Las Palmas is packed with Spanish history, culture and architecture.
Day 2: Tour of Las Palmas and Bandama Crater
After breakfast, you'll enjoy a four-hour guided bus tour visiting some of Las Palmas' most famous sights. Stroll through cobbled streets in Vegueta’s Old Town and visit Columbus House, where the legendary explorer once stayed. Admire Plaza Santa Ana and the exclusive suburb of Tafira. Next, we'll head to Bandama's volcanic crater for some fantastic views. Your final stop will be at a wine cellar and museum where you can sample local wines before heading for the pier for the start of your expedition cruise.
Please note that we may visit sites in a different order.
One night stay in a hotel in Las Palmas, with breakfast
4-hour guided excursion, visiting the highlights of Las Palmas and the impressive Bandama Crater
Transfer from the hotel to Las Palmas pier
Lunch, dinner and drinks
Remarks and requirements
This tour is available as a Pre-Programme in combination with expedition cruises starting in Las Palmas.
Available for guests with limited mobility on request.
Minimum number of participants: 10
If the minimum number of participants is not reached, we reserve the right to cancel the trip up to six weeks before departure.