Taurito, Gran Canaria
  • Gran Canaria
  • Taurito


This secret gem of a resort is tucked away between volcanic hills on the southwest coast of Gran Canaria. With desert-like dunes, black sands and azure waters, this resort is ideal for some beach therapy.

Guests can enjoy all of the amenities this quaint little resort has to offer. At Taurito beach you'll find an array of water sports including surfing, parasailing and jet skiing. Beyond the beach there is an arcade, bowling alley and tennis courts for guests to enjoy.

When to go

The great thing about Taurito is the fact that the weather is great all year round. Temperatures rarely drop below 12°C and summer months are usually 23°C or higher.

Through June to August there is almost no rain and, therefore, summer is usually the most popular time to visit.

Top Attractions

Tucked behind the beach is Lago Oasis, a waterpark with a lagoon-style swimming pool, hair-raising slides and beautiful tropical gardens. The Wellness and Spa Krabi also makes for a chilled-out excursion where you can relax in the pleasant waters in the spa and soak up relaxation.


Explore nearby Puerto de Mogan, a picturesque resort that hosts a beautiful marina, tourist shops, delicious restaurants and quirky cocktail bars. On Fridays there is a large open-air market where you can enjoy food and delicious, locally produced goods.

Sit back and relax on the calm shores of Taurito Beach, soak up the Canarian sun and watch the world go by as you indulge in some (likely) much-needed beach time. This peaceful beach is perfect for getting lost in a good book or but you’ll also find well-stocked cafes and bars lining the promenade for a snack or tipple.


There are many restaurants to choose from in Taurito as well as a range of catering establishments. Lola Ville Burger & Chill Out, Restaurante Bar Terraza Taurito and Mistral are a few just to start! You’ll find Spanish, Mediterranean, seafood, European food and more.

Nightlife and Entertainment

Nightlife in Taurito is a casual scene. Most of the bars are in the hotels and therefore the rest of the area is fairly quiet.

If you are looking for a livelier night scene, you’re best off visiting another one of the resorts in Gran Canaria, which aren’t too far away by bus or taxi.


While there aren’t specific cultural sights to visit in Taurito, you can see various Spanish traditions whilst in the area.

Adventure and Sports

Blue Explorers in Gran Canaria offers you the fabulous opportunity to try your hand at diving and enjoy a great lunch while you are at it!

Getting around

There are frequent buses in Taurito, although most places are within walking distance. There are also many underground car parks and taxis. Flights to Las Palmas operate daily and can be taken from various UK airports.

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