Playa del Ingles is located in the south of Gran Canaria and have one of the longest beaches of the Canary Islands. The beach stretches over 6 kilometers from Playa Veril in San Agustin, and all the way to the Maspalomas lighthouse on the other side. A portion of the beach also related to the famous sand dunes in the desert, south of the island.
This beachwalk is the place in Gran Canaria which attracts many nationalities, more than anything else on the island. It is possible to rent a jet ski here, there are opportunities for many different types of water sports, volleyball and much more. The boardwalk have about hundred bars and restaurants, there are also many shops here where virtually no one has fixed prices.
The town of Playa de Ingles is well visited by tourists from all over Europe every year. The area may seem a little confusing if you come here for the first time, but is centered around various shopping centers. The first thing you come to from San Agustin is called Tropical. Then follows Plaza, Kashba and Metro. In the last 3, it is full speed every night 365 days a year. Yumbo is a shopping center during the day and Gay center at night. Cita is probably the best shopping center in Playa del Ingles, and here the emphasis on tourists come from Germany.
The town of Playa del Ingles is well visited by tourists from all over Europe, but especially a popular holiday destination for travelers from Holland, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Norway and the U.K. If you enjoy the beach in the daytime and nightlife in the evenings, the resort of Playa del Ingles should be considered on your next holiday to Gran Canaria.