Situated on the south-west coast of the island Gran Canaria, Puerto de Mogan, also called ‘Playa de Mogan’, is a fairytale fishing village which has been recently developed into the most breathtaking resort on the island. This resort is known for its warm sub-tropical climate and revitalizing sea-breeze all year round. The average temperature throughout the year is 20 degrees.
Venice of the Canaries
Nicknamed as ‘Little Venice’, the resort is designed fantastically bordering the marina and fishing harbor. A stroll through the narrow lanes of canals will remind you of Venice. The apartments with roof style terraces and gardens exhibiting palm trees, bougainvillea, and rich flora and fauna create a beautiful ambience for travelers looking for a green and serene escape.
Golden Hue Beaches
Puerto de Mogan is home to some spectacular sandy beaches. You can enjoy swimming, snorkeling, deep sea fishing and lots of other water related activities on the Mogan beaches. Watching the sun going down from your apartment is a mesmerizing experience. Active travelers may hire parasols, canoes, loungers and pedaloes, all available on these golden sandy beaches.
Delights for Adventure Travelers
If you have a head for heights, there is a whole range of activities offered by this picturesque resort; scuba diving, mountain biking, boating, jet skiing and yachting are to name a few. Board a passenger submarine from the port and explore the Atlantic Ocean and the Canary Islands. And you can also hire a bike and enjoy a wonderful day out.
Fun and Food
Puerto de Mogan has a chain of world-class restaurants serving international food and seafood that includes Canarian and Spanish varieties. You can also find restaurants serving German, Italian and Chinese cuisines. The resort is dotted with some bustling bars that remain crowded with locals and travelers till midnight. On certain days of the week, you can enjoy live music by local guitarists!
In leisure time, you can visit the supermarkets, garment and jewelry shops on the island. Get a tattoo or try a new haircut in a local salon. You can also buy some really good souvenirs for your beloved ones at home. An open-air market is held every Friday on the banks of the marina. Here you can see some locally produced crafts like glass sculpture, local jewelry and a great variety of exotic candles. And don’t feel shy in asking for bargains. The resort has no shortage of shopping and entertainment places.
Where to Stay?
You will find a huge selection of accommodation available in Puerto de Mogan, from economical one bedroom apartments and two-bedroom apartments to luxury apartments with private swimming pool, garden and Jacuzzi overlooking the beach or marina. Most of the Playa de Mogan apartments are located between the beach and the harbor. The resort is known for its luxury hospitality.
Puerto Mogan is a heart-stopping blend of the old whitewashed fishing village situated on the hillside and exotic resort. So, when are you planning to arrive in Puerto de Mogan? Book your Playa de Mogan Apartments online in advance before you go and ensure a luxury stay in your dream holiday home upon arrival!