For the visitors who like fresh catches served in their plate, Puerto Mogan is an ideal holiday destination; it has a lot to offer in terms of the establishments, activities as well as facilities. It has been described as a fishing village where the catch of the day is brought to the shore and served in the hotels in the areas. Visitors will not only get the fresh catches but also enjoying sitting in the best places whiling away time over a cold drink served at the El Faro Bar which is also known as the light house right at the entrance of the harbor.
The mountains at the head of the valleys in this area offer the needed protection from the harsh north easterly winds giving the place a perfect climate which is enjoyed in the whole of canaries. A drive from the local airport heading towards Playa del Ingles, one can feel the wind drop and see the clouds disperse giving way for a beautiful day or night. Summer daytime temperatures are normally high, between 20 and 30 degrees centigrade, when it comes to the winter; they only drop by a few degrees making this destination a perfect holiday resort at any time of the year.
Guests coming to this town will experience a difference , apart from the sites and facilities , they will also find out that the traffic here is very light unlike many other holiday centers where people spend endless hours stuck in traffic jams. The town centre is free of traffic making it easy to navigate through the town enjoying the various sites in this marvelous holiday destination. The houses here are built in a typical two story, the Canarian style where balconies drab in hibiscus and bougainvillea. Visitors will find the best places where they can have a meal or a drink. The Irish bar is the best for those who are looking for an Irish stew as well as excellent steaks. Visitors will also find the latest addition in this location, an artificial or manmade beach which is constructed with sand brought all the way from the Saharan desert. The beach stretches out more than hundred meters away with several sun loungers and umbrellas to provide the visitors with an environment where they can relax and enjoy the Gran Canarian sunshine. The facilities are available for hire to any visitor who is interested in getting the feeling of a beach environment in a location away from the sea. The artificial beach is well sheltered making it safe for swimming and bathing by all regardless of age. Behind the beach there is a new promenade where visitors can find numerous shops, restaurants and bars, here they can enjoy themselves shopping for souvenirs or getting their favorite meals or drinks.
Whether looking for a place to relax or a destination where you can actively engage in sporting or fun activities, Puerto Mogan offers an ideal location. It is a destination that caters for all , whether you are visiting as a family , a couple or in a group, it is a wonderful place with an excellent climate and hospitable people , you will not regret having spent your hard earned money while visiting this Gran Canaria holiday destination.