Maspalomas Dunes

The Maspalomas Dunes (Spanish: Dunas de Maspalomas) are sand dunes located on the south coast of the island of Gran Canaria, Province of Las Palmas, in the Canary Islands. A 404-hectare (1,000-acre) area of the municipality of San Bartolomé de Tirajana, they have been protected as a nature reserve since 1987. They were one of the contenders in the 12 Treasures of Spain competition.

They were formed by sand from the now subdued marine shelf, when it was laid dry during the last ice age and the wind blew the sand towards the coast of the island.

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Aleksandar
12 July 2017
Must see when in Gran Canaria! If you walk through the desert you will find the hidden secret of the island! ;)
E K K
3 November 2018
Developments of hotels, and the increased volume of holiday patrons of this area, has some impact on the volume of wind activity that forms the dunes. But it still for now is a lovely work of nature.
Kirill S. 
27 August 2014
An endless line of Mospalomas beach (more than 3 km) gives an ability to enjoy to many thousand of people and even more..
Kim Truong
31 December 2015
You cannot go to Gran Canaria and not visit the dunes. This was my favourite place on the island. Out of this world beautiful!
Omar Torres Pestano
21 August 2014
Cuenta con la protección de Reserva Natural. Es un lugar mágico, de película. Sube a alguna de las dunas desde donde puedas observar el faro y la playa, y disfruta del atardecer
Cevino
10 September 2013
Eine beeindruckende und empfehlenswerte Wüstenlandschaft. Genug Wasser mitnehmen. Gegen Abend streifen Männer mit eindeutigen Absichten durch die Dünen. ;-)
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