These beautiful islands are truly a real paradise - their sub-tropical, near-perfect climate result in them being an ideal, year-round holiday destination.
Possessing magnificent and varied landscapes, they offer something for everyone.
Huge volcanic craters, underground cave systems, black sands, wonderfully unspoilt national parks, fantastic beaches, ancient forests ...
Consisting of seven larger islands - Tenerife, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, la Palma, Gomera, Hierro - there are other smaller ones such as Graciosa, Alegranza and Lobos.
Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Lanzarote are the main four holiday islands.
Tenerife is the busiest.
Gran Canaria is perfect for partying, but also has areas ideal for nature lovers.
Fuerteventura possesses fantastic beaches.
Lanzarote has magnificent volcanic craters and underground cave systems.
La Palma, Gomera, and El Hierro are, again, perfect for nature lovers.
the important cities of the canary islands
the important cities of the canary islands - popular sights
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