Gran Canaria Walking Festival 2017

8 to 12 of November

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GCWF is the international meeting of hiking of Gran Canaria where lovers of the nature and of the hiking give themselves appointment every year, with the intention of knowing the best places of the island.

In this sixth edition we want that you enjoy the most natural and surprising side of Gran Canaria. Professional guides will be the managers of entertaining and directing the routes for idyllic places in different languages.

Six different routes have been designed by the most emblematic places of the island in order that the participants enjoy and discover this continent in miniature. One of these routes will be the astronomic one that will be carried out the night of Saturday, the 11th of November.

Gran Canaria Walking Festival gather more of 800 participants of more than 25 nationalities and guarantees a experience unique.


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Wednesday, Nov 8th 2017

Inagua Route

Nature enthusiastic?
Located in the southwest part of the island, the natural reserve of "Inagua" introduces you in a place where nature and adventure creates the perfect combination.
Thursday, Nov 9th 2017

The Route of St. James

Standing at the foot of "El Nublo".
Located in the western part of the island, this section of St. James route gives the opportunity to enjoy a hiking route at the foot of one of the most important natural monuments of the island: "El Roque Nublo".
Friday, Nov 10th 2017

The Valley Route

Discovering Agaete...
Agaete is the most iconic village located in the north of the island, it gives you the opportunity to experience breathtaking views.
Saturday, Nov 11th 2017

The Canary Willow Route

What about the center of the island?
Located in one of the most important and visited places of the island, Valsequillo gives you the possibility to enjoy its natural charms through its beautiful paths.
Saturday night, Nov 11th 2017

Astronomic Night Route

Be amazed by a sky full of stars from the heart of Gran Canaria, the best place on the island to watch the starry sky.
Sunday, Nov 12th 2017

Bandama viewpoint Route

Wine and Nature… a relaxing path.
Located in a unique landscape and very close to the capital and the sea, “La Caldera de Bandama” offers to the visitors amazing experiences surrounded by extraordinary green zones and vineyards, as well as by incredible natural monuments.

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