Southern part of and is the tourist center of the island. Here there is a 12 km long sandy beach and the Maspalomas dunes. The central mountains protect the area against clouds and trade winds.

Notable Places in the Area

Nature reserve
The are sand dunes located on the south coast of the island of , , in the . is situated 1½ km southeast of Maspalomas. Photo: Discasto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is an active 19th century at the southern end of the Spanish island of , in the . is situated 2 km south of Maspalomas. Photo: Wouterhagens, Public domain.

Shopping center
The is a shopping centre on the island of in the . is situated 2 km east of Maspalomas. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Water feature
is situated 1½ km south of Maspalomas. Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a district of Maspalomas in the south of , set on a hillside above Maspalomas and .

is a tourist town on the south coast of the island of , , part of the town of in the municipality of . Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

San Fernando is the northern quarter of Maspalomas in the municipality of , , and as well the name of the parish for all of Maspalomas. is situated 2½ km northeast of Maspalomas.


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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Maspalomas. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.