One of the best known places in the Canary Islands is certainly Pozo Izquierdo, known by all the world’s surfers for its ideal weather conditions for windsurfing. Each year, it is home to the PWA world championship stage, attended by professionals from all over the world (grancanariawindandwavesfestival.com). On site you can find winsurf schools for beginners and professionals, specialized shops and rent equipment (and the International Windsurfing Center). For adrenaline lovers surfers is the ideal place, the wind drives the year all year round and the waves are certainly missing.

Gran Canaria is home to some of the most important surfers in the world, such as Björn Dunkerbeck (35 times world champion on the international PWA circuit) and Daida sisters (18 times world champion) and Iballa Ruano, world freestyle champions .