Visiting any beach in Mogan means having a great time in the perfect place for a dip. One of these things that stands out about this part of Gran Canaria is the wide range of beaches and coves in the surrounding area.

So much so that it’s a terrific destination for those who love going for a dip, sunbathing and water-based activities. When it comes to beaches, Mogan has it all for non-stop fun. Looking to find out more?

What to do close to playa de Mogan?

Playa de Mogan in Gran Canaria is a stunning, exciting, buzzing and exquisite enclave. Mainly down to the fact that it has all types of entertainment and fun things to do for young and old alike.

So, there’s no place like Puerto de Mogán for a spot of shopping. The same goes for making the most of any of the boat rides and excursions. Jumping aboard the Five Star Boat Experience or setting sail on a sailboat to explore the surroundings are just some of the things you can do. Ever been on a submarine? This is another one of the unique things you can experience.

What’s more, you can go diving and snorkelling, not to mention indoor skydiving, wakeboarding and try your hand at PADI Deep Diver. Or, if you prefer, how does driving around in a convertible to take in the stunning sunsets sound?

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Restaurants in Playa de Mogan

Another thing that makes tourists flock to Playa de Mogan in droves is the great Canarian cuisine. There’s no better place to get a taste for traditional Canarian produce, such as such as avocado, papaya or mango.

Of course, locally-sourced fish is a must in Mogan and its beach. Tuna is one of the most popular fishes along this coast, in fact, there are up to four different varieties.

So, it’s no wonder Playa de Mogan has no shortage of top-quality restaurants. Check out our list of the area’s best restaurants. There’s too many to mention, but this selection won’t let you down.

  • La Bahía del Pajar. San Bartolomé de Tirajana (although you can get there more quickly from Mogán).
  • Perchel Beach Club. Arguineguín.
  • La Aquarela. Barranco de la Verga.
  • 222 SW Bar and Grill. Arguineguín.
  • El Puerto. Puerto Rico de Gran Canaria
  • Restaurante grill El Cenador. Also in Puerto Rico.
  • Sushi Crazy. Located in the same place as the above.
  • Los Guayres. Lomo Quiebre.
  • Restaurante Playa de Mogán. Puerto de Mogán.
  • Valle de Mogán. Mogán.
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Boardwalk and coastal charm

Mogán is also known as Little Venice so, you’re in for a treat.

Its narrow streets wind between stunningly beautiful white houses. The contrast with the bright colours of the flowers, bougainvillea and window decorations puts a spring in the step of visitors, adding a touch of visual joy.

The boardwalk oozes positive vibes. The orange sunsets are just one of the things in store for you as you make your way through it. It also brings together the town’s most renowned restaurants in this bustling area. Going for a stroll, doing sports or simply marvelling at the sea and relaxing with the swaying of its waters are unforgettable experiences in Mogan beach.

Coastal charm awaits you in this authentic Gran Canarian paradise.

Other beaches close to playa de Mogán

La playa de Mogan is actually a number of different beaches and coves that follow one after the other. So, it’s unsurprising that tourists flock to this part of the Canary Islands in droves.

What are the area’s best beaches?

Mogán has more than twenty areas where you can go for a dip. What they all have in common is quality, white sand, stunning beauty and excellent services. Although, at the same time, they’re different and incredible in their own way:

  • Amadores.
  • Ambar.
  • Anfi.
  • Balito.
  • Chica.
  • Del Cura.
  • El Perchel de Mogán. (Nudist beach).
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Are there also beautiful coves nearby?

Of course! The following are just some of the region’s stunning coves:

  • Aquamarina.
  • Costa Alegre. (Natural pool).
  • Los Frailes.
  • Medio Almud.
  • Tiritaña.

Playa de Mogán awaits you

Playa de Mogan in Gran Canaria is the perfect seaside and beach destination for all kinds of travellers. Whether with a partner, family, a group of friends or alone, there’s nowhere quite like this stunning enclave to have fun and chill.

So, this could be the perfect place to go on your next holiday. If you’re dying to visit Playa de Mogan and make the most of everything it has to offer Gran Canaria Stays will help you book the best accommodation. Just check out our selection in Mogan for the most spectacular options.