The Canary Islands are an ideal destination for those seeking adventure, nature, and unforgettable family experiences. Here we present a top 10 of activities you cannot miss on your visit to this winter paradise:
1. Hiking in the Teide National Park, Tenerife
Experience active tourism at its best with a day of hiking in the Teide National Park in Tenerife. This park, a true paradise for lovers of nature tourism and outdoor activities, offers hiking trails perfect for family getaways, adventure groups, and multi-adventure activities. Walk through trails surrounded by impressive volcanic landscapes and enjoy unique views only available in this emblematic park. It’s an ideal activity for those looking for an adventure weekend or a premium experience in the mountains. Additionally, it’s an excellent opportunity for both children and adults to connect with nature and learn about the importance of environmental conservation.
2. Marine Kayak and Snorkel Adventures in the Canary Islands: The Essence of Active Tourism
Explore the thrill of active tourism in the Canary Islands with our kayak and snorkel activities. Perfect for family getaways or group adventures, these outdoor experiences combine the charm of nature tourism with exciting aquatic adventures. Discover our marine kayak and snorkel routes, ideal for all adventure enthusiasts.
2h30 Open Kayak and Snorkel Excursion in Crystal Clear Water Caves: Embark on an exciting adventure in the waters of Tenerife. This excursion takes you to explore the spectacular marine caves and swim alongside the fascinating local fauna. Ideal for enthusiasts of adventure tourism and nature.
Guided Kayak and Snorkel Route with Observation of Local Marine Fauna at Los Cristianos Beach:
Discover one of the most popular routes in Tenerife. This snorkel experience immerses you in the local marine biodiversity, perfect for a family getaway or a group in search of adventure.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria:
2h Transparent Kayak and Night Snorkeling Route at Las Canteras Beach: Experience the magic of the underwater world at night. This unique activity is ideal for those looking for a different experience, exploring the nocturnal marine life in an impressive environment.
4h Kayak and Snorkel Route at Papagayo Beach: Sail from Las Coloradas Beach to the spectacular Papagayo Beach. This route offers you the opportunity to immerse yourself in the natural wonders of the Los Ajaches Natural Park.
3. Wildlife sightings
The Canary Islands offer a wide variety of family activities and adventure experiences that will make your visit unforgettable. One of the most exciting experiences is wildlife watching, an activity that combines the thrill of active tourism with the beauty of marine nature.
While exploring the crystal-clear waters surrounding the islands, you will have the opportunity to see the animals in their natural habitat. This experience is perfect for families looking for family activities as well as for adventure groups seeking thrills.
During your excursion, you will be surrounded by impressive marine landscapes and able to admire the local marine fauna in all its splendor. It’s an activity that combines nature tourism with the excitement of spotting these magnificent marine creatures.
For those seeking active tourism and nature tourism in the Canary Islands, is an unmissable option. Experience the beauty of marine life and create unforgettable memories in a unique natural environment.
Discover the magic of wildlife watching in the Canary Islands and witness the majesty of the creatures in their natural habitat.
4. Night Snorkeling in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Immerse yourself in the magic of the night and explore the marine depths of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria with our exciting 1-hour and 30-minute guided night snorkeling route at Las Canteras Beach. During this unique night snorkeling experience, you will have the opportunity to get close to the beauty and importance of these underwater environments, inspiring you to protect and preserve this unique ecosystem.
This activity is ideal for those looking for exciting family activities, adventure experiences, and the opportunity to explore marine nature in a unique setting. Join us under the stars and discover the hidden beauty of the ocean in an experience that will leave you with unforgettable memories.
5. Paragliding: Adventure Sports in the Heights of Lanzarote, Tenerife, and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Fly high and enjoy the thrill of paragliding in the Canary Islands! We offer a variety of exciting paragliding experiences in three incredible locations: Lanzarote, Tenerife, and Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Discover breathtaking landscapes while defying gravity and soaring through the skies.
Paragliding Flight Over the Island’s Coast: Experience the thrill of paragliding over the stunning landscapes of Lanzarote. This adrenaline-filled adventure is ideal for families and outdoor adventure enthusiasts.
30-Minute Tandem ‘Rollercoaster’ Paragliding Flight: Prepare for an exciting tandem adventure through the skies of Lanzarote. Enjoy one of the most incredible views in Spain.
40-Minute Tandem ‘Adventure’ Paragliding Flight: If you are looking for an experience full of excitement and adventure, this paragliding flight is perfect. Designed to maximize the stunning views of Lanzarote.
25-Minute Ifonche Mid-Mountain Paragliding Flight in Teide National Park: Elevate your experience from the top of Adeje with an exciting paragliding flight from the start of a ravine at 1000 meters high.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria:
Paragliding Flight Over Las Canteras Beach: Defy gravity and soar through the skies during an exciting paragliding flight over the beautiful Las Canteras Beach in Gran Canaria. An unforgettable experience!
Fly high and enjoy the thrill of paragliding in the Canary Islands! Live the adventure and create unforgettable memories in the Canary skies.
6. Discover Mountain Biking Routes in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
If you are looking for exciting family activities and adventure experiences amidst nature, the mountain biking routes in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria are an ideal choice. These routes offer a perfect getaway for groups, families, and lovers of adventure sports.
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is a premium destination for active tourism and nature tourism. With a variety of mountain biking routes, this activity is perfect for exploring the beautiful landscape of the island. From thrilling descents in ravines to panoramic mountain trails, there are options for all skill levels.
Whether you come with children, in a group, or with family, these mountain biking routes are an exciting activity that will leave you with unforgettable memories. Come and explore the natural beauty of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria while engaging in adventure sports in a unique setting!
7. Canyoning in La Palma: Discover a Nature Adventure
Canyoning in La Palma is an exciting nature adventure you won’t want to miss. In the midst of this natural paradise, you have the opportunity to explore stunning canyons, slide down natural water slides, and jump into refreshing pools of crystal-clear water.
What makes canyoning in La Palma so special? Its diversity. This destination offers canyons of different difficulty levels, making it a suitable activity for families, groups of friends, and adventure enthusiasts. You can choose from adrenaline-filled exciting routes or more tranquil canyons perfect for family enjoyment.
The canyoning experience allows you to connect with nature in a unique way. You will descend through canyons surrounded by lush vegetation and listen to the relaxing sound of running water. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to observe local wildlife in its natural habitat.
On your visit to La Palma, don’t miss this exciting activity that combines adventure and nature in a unique setting. Get ready to get wet, slide, and enjoy the natural beauty of La Palma!
8. Surf, SUP, and Windsurf in Tenerife: Perfect for an Adventure Weekend
3h SUP Excursion in Los Cristianos Bay: Take part in this exciting adventure in the Atlantic Ocean. Sail among marine caves and volcanic cliffs, and swim alongside the fascinating marine fauna. A perfect adventure for sea lovers.
2h SUP Course in Los Cristianos Bay: Discover the fascinating world of Stand Up Paddle with this course ideal for beginners, these lessons give you a complete introduction to SUP in a calm and beautiful environment. Learn and have fun in the clear waters of Tenerife.
2h Private Windsurf Class – Beginner Level: Dare to try windsurfing! You will learn the basics of this exciting sport in an ideal environment for beginners, a perfect experience to start your windsurfing journey.
These activities in Tenerife are not only an opportunity to enjoy the sea but also to live memorable adventures in one of the most beautiful destinations in the Canary Islands.
9. Horseback Riding Routes in Lanzarote: An Unforgettable Family Adventure
Explore the unique beauty of Lanzarote in a special and exciting way through horseback riding routes. This activity, ideal for families and groups, offers a different and enriching perspective to discover the island, moving away from the usual routes.
Horseback riding takes you through volcanic landscapes and captivating coastlines, offering an intimate connection with nature. Suitable for all ages, this experience is a perfect choice for both those looking for a tranquil activity and those who wish to add a touch of adventure to their trip.
This option ideally complements your itinerary in the Canary Islands, providing a balance between relaxation and adventure. It is a wonderful way to take a break from more intense activities, allowing participants to enjoy the serenity and beauty of the natural environment.
We encourage you to live this unique experience. Riding a horse on these trails is not just an activity, but an opportunity to create memories that will last a lifetime. Make your visit to the Canary Islands truly special with this unforgettable horseback riding adventure.
10. Local Cuisine and Canarian Wines: Flavors of Family Adventure
Discover the flavors of the Canary Islands in a culinary adventure that brings the experience of nature and adventure to the table. The local cuisine, enriched by the volcanic and marine environment of the islands, offers a unique opportunity for families and groups to explore Canarian culture through its dishes and wines.
Participate in local wine tastings where distinctive flavors will tell you stories of the volcanic lands and sea breeze. For families, these experiences are a perfect opportunity to educate children in the appreciation of local culture and cuisine in a fun and exciting way.
Restaurants and wineries in the Canary Islands offer premium environments and active tourism experiences where you can enjoy dishes made with fresh, local ingredients, accompanied by exceptional wines. These culinary experiences perfectly complement a day full of outdoor adventures, such as hiking, kayaking, or SUP.
Moreover, many of these gastronomic experiences include educational activities about food and wine production in the region, making them an ideal active tourism activity for those interested in learning more about sustainability and local agriculture.
Conclude your adventure weekend in the Canary Islands with an immersion in local flavors that will leave you with unforgettable memories. This is a perfect way to experience the essence of the Canary Islands and take a piece of its culture and tradition home.
Why Choose the Canary Islands for Your Winter Adventure?
The Canary Islands, presented as an exceptional destination by RocRoi, are a paradise for adventurers and families. With an ideal climate and a variety of activities, from family getaways to exciting adventure sports like rafting, sea kayaking, and SUP, the islands are the perfect place for a unique and memorable experience.
At RocRoi, we specialize in turning every trip to the Canary Islands into an unforgettable adventure. We offer a wide range of options, from mountain activities to unique marine experiences, for all groups and ages. Our experiences are designed to connect people with nature and offer premium outdoor adventures.
Get ready to explore, discover, and live unforgettable adventures in the Canary Islands this winter with RocRoi. We are waiting for you to live experiences that you will remember forever!