Located in the blue, refreshing waters of the Atlantic Ocean, holidays to the Canary Islands offer superb beaches, beautiful landscapes, with year round sunshine. Just 100km off the coast of Africa and a short 4hr plane ride from the UK you could be on your Canaries holidays soaking up the sun sooner than you think.
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- With more than 1500km of coastline, you'll find your dream beach on your holiday to the Canaries, be it in Tenerife, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura or Gran Canaria.
- The islands' volcanic history offers many exploring opportunities offering an alternative to the beaches. The Green Caves to the north of Lanzarote is a beautiful system of 5,000 year old underground caves.
- For a different underwater experience, try BOB diving in Tenerife; an underwater scooter which eliminates the need for underwater breathing equipment.