Activities on Gran Canaria

Due to its perfect climate all year around Gran Canaria is a paradise for all outdoor & nature lovers. To offer you many different activities organized in a safe and professional way we started a cooperation with a local agency.

  • Ventana Azul Hostel is officially legalized as “Intermediario Turístico”. Licence Number: I-0003397.1

Scroll down to see all activities! Currently we are also working on a  “home-made” Surf Guide for Las Palmas & a Climbing Guide for Gran Canaria (under construction). NEW! Ventana Azul Surfboard Rental

Video “1 week at La Ventana Azul” with some (but not all) of the activities you can enjoy with us!


starting from 10 €

Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday evening you can participate for only 10€ in the Yoga Classes of our friends from Liquid Yoga. Duration: 1 hour. Distance to our Hostel: 300 meters. Perfect to get rid of your fast working rhytm from home or combine it with Surf classes or climbing. More info on reception.

Surfing Beginners

starting from 25 €

Learn how to surf with our Quiksilver Partner Surfschool. The safe beachbreak with very constant waves is just a few meters away from our Hostel!

Surfing Advanced

starting from 60€

Surf the best spot of the moment! Make the most of your stay & don´t loose time searching for the perfect wave. Our partner surfschool will bring you there!

Climbing Trips

starting from 40 €

Gran Canaria is a real climbers paradise! No matter if you are experienced or beginner, this activity is perfect to explore the remotest corners of Gran Canaria!


starting from 25 €

Maybe the cheapest place in Europe to have your first Paragliding experience! It will be a tandem-jump. So you don´t have to anything, just enjoy the view :)


starting from 35 €

Explore the mountains and lonely beaches of Gran Canaria! Most of the trips are only a few minutes car drive rom Las Palmas! Ask at reception for more info.

Via Ferrata

starting from 50 €

Gran Canaria offers one of the best “Via Ferrata” Tracks of Europe! Our favourite track leads along one of the highest cliffs of the world.

Stand Up Paddle

starting from 25 €

This activity can literally start just in front of our hostel. Enjoy an excursion along the reef “La Barra”!

Bungee Jumping

starting from 35 €

Get your doze of adrenalin & enjoy this unforgettable experience. Maybe a good present for your couple/friend?


starting from 250 €

Jump from an  altitude of 3.500 meters! You will fly in freefall for more than 5 minutes over the Dunes of Maspalomas!

Apnea Diving

starting from 100 €

Learn to control your breathing and dive without equipment just holding your breath. Our professionals will always watch out for your safety!

Horse Riding

starting from 35 €

Explore Gran Canaria on the back of a horse! No matter if you are a beginner or experienced. We have the right track for you.


starting from 3 €

You can rent your snorkel equipment direclty at our reception and start your diving tour literally in front of the house!


starting from 55 €

There are many secret trails & tracks all over the island – the nearly 2000 meter high mountains of Gran Canaria are a real Mountainbike paradise.


starting from 25 €

Starting from October many of the islands waterfalls can be explored with us! This experience shouldn´t  be missed by all natur lovers and adventurers.

Cliff jumping

starting from 35 €

We will bring you to the  famous “Aden Verde”  cliffs in the northwest of the island with beautiful views. They are also know as the so called “Dragon Tail”.


starting from 10 €

You can rent our Slackline directly in our reception. We can tell you some nice places under palmtrees and with sea view where you can put your slackline – its a perfect activity to combine with surfing as it helps you to improove your balance & body control!



Only a few minutes from Ventana on our home beach “Las Canteras” you can put our beachvolleyball net and make friends with the other guets of the hostel. This is a free activity and you don´t have to pay nothing to borrow the net and volleyball.