Gran Canaria

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 to offer.
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de Gran Canaria is the capital of Gran Canaria, the largest city in the , and one of the largest cities in . Photo: Gino maccanti, CC BY 2.0.

Southern part of Gran Canaria and is the tourist center of the island. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Gran Canaria

Latitude of center
27.9726° or 27° 58' 21.3" north
Longitude of center
-15.5869° or 15° 35' 12.7" west
Population
838,000
Elevation
1682 metres (5518 feet)
Geo­Names ID
2517107

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Gran Canaria
  • Arabic: Gran Canaria
  • Arabic: جران كناريا
  • Arabic: غران كناريا
  • Arabic: كناريا الكبرى
  • Aragonese: Gran Canaria
  • Armenian: Գրան-Կանարիա
  • Armenian: Գրան Կանարիա
  • Asturian: Gran Canaria
  • Azerbaijani: Qran-Kanariya
  • Basque: Kanaria Handi
  • Basque: Kanaria Handia
  • Belarusian: Гран-Канарыя
  • Belarusian: востраў Гран-Канарыя
  • Breton: Gran Canaria
  • Bulgarian: Гран Канария
  • Catalan: Gran Canaria
  • Catalan: Gran Canària
  • Cebuano: Isla de Gran Canaria
  • Chinese: 大加那利岛
  • Chinese: 大加那利島
  • Chinese: 大加那利體育場
  • Croatian: Gran Canaria
  • Czech: Gran Canaria
  • Danish: Gran Canaria
  • Dutch: Gran Canaria
  • Egyptian Arabic: جران كناريا
  • Esperanto: Gran Canaria
  • Esperanto: Grankanario
  • Estonian: Gran Canaria
  • Faroese: Gran Canaria
  • Finnish: Gran Canaria
  • French: Gran Canaria
  • French: Grande Canarie
  • Galician: Gran Canaria
  • Georgian: გრან-კანარია
  • German: Gran Canaria
  • German: Miniaturkontinent Gran Canaria
  • Greek: Γκραν Κανάρια
  • Hebrew: גראן קנריה
  • Hungarian: Gran Canaria
  • Icelandic: Gran Canaria
  • Indonesian: Gran Canaria
  • Italian: Gran Canaria
  • Japanese: グラン・カナリア
  • Japanese: グラン・カナリア島
  • Korean: 그란카나리아
  • Korean: 그란 카나리아
  • Korean: 그란 카나리아 섬
  • Korean: 그란카나리아섬
  • Latin: Canaria
  • Latin: Gran Canaria
  • Latin: Insula Canaria
  • Latvian: Grankanārija
  • Lithuanian: Gran Kanarija
  • Luxembourgish: Gran Canaria
  • Macedonian: Гран Канарија
  • Malay: Gran Canaria
  • Norwegian: Gran Canaria
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gran Canaria
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Grand Canaria
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Vulkanøya Gran Canaria
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gran Canaria
  • Occitan (post 1500): Grand Canària
  • Persian: گران کاناریا
  • Polish: Gran Canaria
  • Portuguese: Gran Canária
  • Portuguese: Gran canaria
  • Portuguese: Gran canária
  • Portuguese: Grande canária
  • Portuguese: Grã-Canária
  • Portuguese: Grã-canária
  • Portuguese: Grã Canária
  • Romanian: Gran Canaria
  • Russian: Гран-Канария
  • Russian: Гран Канариа
  • Russian: Гран Канария
  • Samogitian: Gran Kanarėjė
  • Sardinian: Gran Canària
  • Scots: Gran Canaria
  • Scottish Gaelic: Gran Canaria
  • Serbian: Гран Канарија
  • Serbo-Croatian: Gran Canaria
  • Slovak: Gran Canaria
  • Slovenian: Gran Canaria
  • Spanish: Gran Canaria
  • Spanish: Isla de Gran Canaria
  • Spanish: Tamaran
  • Spanish: Tamarán
  • Swahili: Gran Canaria
  • Swedish: Gran Canaria
  • Swedish: Gran Kanaria
  • Swedish: Tamaran
  • Swedish: Tamarán
  • Tatar: Гран-Канария
  • Thai: เกาะกรันกานาเรีย
  • Turkish: Gran Canaria
  • Ukrainian: Гран-Канарія
  • Vietnamese: Gran Canaria
  • Waray (Philippines): Gran Canaria
  • Welsh: Gran Canaria
  • Western Mari: Гран-Канари
  • Wu Chinese: 大加那利岛
  • Yoruba: Gran Canaria
  • Yoruba: Grand Canary
  • Yue Chinese: 大加那利島

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