San Augustin – Southern Coast of Gran Canaria
Whether its families looking to relax or couples looking to spend some time together, San Augstin is the perfect setting for a calm yet fun filled holiday. You can expect a swift 30 minute transfer time from Gran Canaria Airport which gives you a little bit more time to spend in your resort.
Along the coast you will find many great beaches in different sizes each perfect for wasting the day away in the gorgeous tropical weather.
The accommodation in the resort is very reasonable and you can expect affordable prices along with great services and facilities that modern holiday makers have come to expect, hotels ranging from 3-5 stars.
San Augustin – Fun & Activities
There is much to do during the day in San Augustin which makes it ideal for families looking to have fun. Along the coast there are many beaches and if you travel through them you’ll uncover a whole load of water based activities to keep you happy for the duration of your holiday. You can find water sports such as jet-skiing, snorkelling, scuba diving and if you want to take it easy then just lounge on the beach while the kids play in the warm shallow waters which are perfectly safe.
On land you will find just as much to do if not more, with places like the Camel Safari Park or the Crocodile Park located on the island. Up on the mountainous landscape you will find Palmitos Park which is a botanical garden and aviary.
San Augustin has a few shops to choose from for clothes and souvenirs, there is also quite a few supermarkets. You should be able to pick some fine local crafts as gits for family back home as well as a few things for yourself.
San Augustin – Food & Nightlife
There are enough restaurants to give you a selection problem when you plan to dine during the day or on an evening, you may even choose to eat the fine dishes your hotel provides. Should you want a different choice still, you should head to Playas del Ingles where you will find traditional Italian, Chinese, British, and Indian restaurants.
The hotel you’ll be staying in will offer good, fun, live entertainment for all the family but if you are looking for a late night with cocktails, that is also available with many great bars offering music and some karaoke.
San Augustin – Weather Info
Based on the south coast you can expect some fantastic weather in San Augustin with temperatures reaching around 30°C and when the winds from North Africa blow over they can get higher still. During the summer season there will be little rain.
If you plan to take your holiday during the winter months you can still expect the temperatures not to fall too far below 20°C, which is why many people tend to spend Christmas and New Year’s celebrations there. During this time you can expect a little more rainfall but things will clear up fairly quickly.