LAS PALMAS culinaria: Walking food tour in the historical old town
The exploratory tour lasting more than three hours includes delicacies from a market hall and small localities. Get to know their owners personally and find out more about their shops and restaurants. We will also inform you about the history of the town, the varied architecture of the two town districts and the cultural diversity of the island metropolis.
Come with us through idyllic little alleys to carefully selected shops and restaurants, where you will be served typical foods, so you can also discover the "taste" of this pulsating harbour town.
Culinary highlights (subject to changes):
• Mercado Vegueta (old town market)
• Typical canarian cafeteria
• Restaurant in a famous hotel
• Various small shops
Cultural or historical landmarks (subject to changes):
• Teatro Peréz Galdós
• Mercado de la Vegueta
• Plaza & Ermita Espíritu Santo
• Plaza & Catedral de Santa Ana
• Casa Colon
• Plaza de las Ranas (frog square)
• Alameda de Colon/Iglesia S. Francisco
• Gabinete Literario
• Hotel Madrid
• Calle Mayor de Triana & neighbourhood
• Parque San Telmo
At the beginning of the tour, we provide you with a free brochure with the main highlights, a brief introduction to our culinary partners as well as a map with relevant information. So, you can visit our culinary partners once again on your own.
The price does not include
• Entrance fees
• Bus transfer from/to Maspalomas (optional)
Included in the price
• Food tasting
• Professional local guide
• Info brochure
• Liability insurance
If you stay in the south of Gran Canaria (Maspalomas), we offer you for 10,00 € per person an optional bus transfer from your hotel to the starting point in Las Palmas and back. Please contact us immediately after your booking and provide us with the name and address of your accommodation.
During the tours, we visit at least five of selected culinary partners (shops, market stalls, restaurants, cafeterias and bars). These offer you a selection of local dishes self-service in the form of finger food, "al fresco". For most people the quantity and quality of food is very good, and you may not need to eat a meal afterwards.
Drinks are not included! We recommend to bring a small bottle of water with you. You also have the chance to buy it during the tour.
The tour is not suitable for children under 14 years.
For people with lactose or gluten intolerance, the tours is not suitable. It is important to inform us when booking, if one of the participants has certain food restrictions (e g. vegetarians or diabetics). As long as we know this in advance, we can consider these needs in most cases.
The tours will take place in all weather conditions. Las Palmas often has cooler weather than the south and you should check the current weather forecast and dress accordingly. If necessary, we also recommend sun protection.
The maximum number of participants are 25 persons. If you are interested in a private tour (minimum 15 persons) we offer you individual additional dates.
Theater (Teatro) Peréz Galdós (Box office), Plaza Stagno, 1, 35002 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Specific provider terms for this guide
Provider:pridemedia UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Contact provider
Duration:3 hours 30 minutes
- Normal price for groups of at least 15 participants: 49.50 €