Guided Tour Old Town Las Palmas

1 hour (Approx.)
Free cancellation
1 - 14
Mobile ticket


We are really canarian official tour guides in the old town with more than 9 years experienced in history and tourism.


  • Canarian official tour guide

What to expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Vegueta, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria Spain

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).

Duration: 1 hour

Meeting point

Ctra. del Centro (Teatro Guiniguada), 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Spain
Traveler pickup is offered

Additional information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons


  • Entry/Admission - Vegueta

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.
Mac C
February 2020

First of all this tour was advertised as being in ENGLISH. But it was in Spanish (first) and English (second). The time devoted to explanations in English took up less than 50% of the one hour allotted with a goup of Spaniards in Carnival dress receiving the best attention. Secondly the tour guid...

January 2020

Very helpful guide named Maria took us round and gave us the history of the key places. Opportunity to ask questions. Recommended.

November 2019

Ha sido una visita muy amena con buenas explicaciones. Una manera de saber algo de la historia canaria y que monumentos y museos no hay que perderser. María un encanto. Gracias

Jean H
December 2019

The tour given mainly in spanish, was short! When the guide spoke english she spoke a very, very fast variant, difficult to understand! Poor tour!! A disappointment!!

November 2019

Sehr charmante und kompetente Führung. Schade, dass die Führung nur in Spanisch und Englisch angeboten wird, obwohl Selena fließend Deutsch spricht.

November 2019

This short tour is a nice introduction to the old part of the city, ideal for people on short visits and get the taste of the island's origins. The guide Maria gets 5*, she is knowledgeable and has to simultaneously do the tour in English and Spanish. Which brings me to why 4* for the tour. I app...

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