Gran Canaria

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Gran Canaria is the third largest island in the and has the largest population. It's often described as a "continent in miniature" because it has so much variety …

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de Gran Canaria is the capital of , the largest city in in the , and one of the largest cities in .


Southern part of and is the tourist center of the island.

The northern part of the is a mostly agricultural part of the island.

The central part of is part of a UNESCO biosphere reserve.

The eastern part of is the economically most important part of the island.

The western part of is mostly a destination for nature lovers.

Gran Canaria

  • Type:  island
  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  838,000
  • Latitude of center:  27° 58' 21.3" (27.9726°) north
  • Longitude of center:  15° 35' 12.7" (15.5869°) west
  • Elevation:  1682 meters (5518 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Gran Canaria
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Gran Canaria

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French:  Grande Canarie Portuguese:  Gran Canária Russian:  Гран-Канария Spanish:  Isla de Gran Canaria

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