Walking tour to the old town Las Palmas

Walking tour to the old town Las Palmas

Walking tour to the old town Las Palmas

Mondays to Saturdays

Place: Old & Historical Quarter of Vegueta (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)

The Vegueta of Santa Ana, was declared national artistic historic April 5, 1973. Real of 3 Palms was founded in 1478 by Juan Rejon Captain of Castille, so the city belongs to the Gothic Quarter.

We will visit the place where exactly just began the conquest of the Canary Islands, in the Plaza of San Antonio Abad and old Portuguese street.

We will also visit, famous Balconies street, where can be admired the first noble houses after the conquest of the island. There also is placed the Plaza of the new Pillar with its fountain dated XVIII just in the rear of the Cathedral. Just turning to the right we will get into the Sacred Art (Religious) Museum as well as the Cathedral of Santa Ana, (optional) with its Gothic interior and its historical contribution.
We will continue down the plaza de Santa Ana, with its monumental buildings emblematic and representative of the society. We conclude in the House of the Governor or Columbus Museum, (entry optional) where we will be ending this historical tour. Christopher Columbus used this island of Gran Canaria in three occasions, 1492 (discovery) 1493 (colonization of America) 1502 (last tour).

Includes: Guided walking tour with a canarian official tour guide. 

Meeting Point: GUINIGUADA THEATHER CLOSE TO PICADITA BAR.  

 

from 6 euros per person. Children free under 13 years

 There are several options for departures-times & prices:

 Private group, you and your family only, from 1 to 4 pax, will cost 35 euros per group. This option is at 12.00hr or   17.30hr.

  Another economic departure at 13.10hr. will cost 6 euros, but you will join with more people.

  Meeting point from BUS STOP GUINIGUADA CLOSE TO PICADITA BAR  

 Difficulty: Low  (accessible Wheel chair)

 Languages: Spanish & English

 Duration: aprox. 80 MINUTES

 Regarding to offer the best service to you, please book in advance through our web site or call us, email, etc.

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