Due to the current situation caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, we at Gran
Canaria Natural & Active, the association responsible for organising the 'Gran Canaria
Walking Festival', have taken all the necessary measures and established the
corresponding protocols in order to guarantee the safety of the participants and
members of the staff, so that we can offer the best possible experience with all the
required safety standards.
These protocols are aimed at preventing the spread of the virus and shall be updated
accordingly in line with any new developments reported by the relevant authorities.
The documents provided by the Institute for Spanish Tourism Quality (ICTE) have been
taken into account to establish the corresponding measures.
During the activities, the following security measures will be observed:
An interpersonal safety distance of 1.5 m shall be respected at all times and the
number of people in each group shall be monitored when necessary during the
development of the activities.
The organisation shall provide participants and members of the staff with the necessary
protective equipment (disinfectant gels, masks, disposable items, etc.).
All surfaces and equipment used shall be properly disinfected at the end of each day.
In the areas designated as the end of the route, different spaces inside the rooms shall
be defined and made available to the participants in order to guarantee the minimum
To access the buses, a procedure shall be established to enter the vehicles and to
ensure that there is a safe distance between participants at the meeting points.
Participants must maintain social distance at the meeting points and when boarding the