Located on the southern shoreline of the wonderful Spanish island of Gran Canaria is the bustling resort of San Agustin. A San Agustin holiday is the ideal choice for those travellers who want a fun-filled beachside holiday with plenty of things to see and do. As well as providing its guests with fantastic sea views, a San Agustin holiday rental villa comes equipped with all of the comforts of home to make sure that your stay is as relaxing and hassle-free as possible.
As a destination on one of the most popular islands in the Canaries, visitors on a San Agustin holiday have the best of both worlds. They can either choose to simply relax in the sun by the pool of the villa or indulge in a variety of activities available in and around the resort including the likes of swimming, windsurfing, fishing, sailing, water skiing, paragliding, go-karting, golf, tennis, volleyball, tennis, horse riding and mountain biking.
If you decide to venture farther afield on your San Agustin holiday to explore some more of this wonderful island then it is worth taking the 21 mile journey north to the traditional village of Temisas. This unspoilt village sits on a mountainside offering spectacular views of other parts of the island. A wonderful feature of Temisas is that many of the rustic white houses have pink tiles on their roofs. There is an 18th century church in the village as well as a traditional watermill. Visitors to Temisas can also enjoy exploring the caves and hills surrounding the village which were once inhabited by the Gaunche people.
If renting a San Agustin holiday rental villa is sounding like a great idea, then you will also be wondering what you can expect from the weather. Gran Canaria has a variety of microclimates but generally speaking there are warm, rainless summers and very mild winters. From July through to September visitors can expect daytime temperatures of as much as 27 degrees Celsius. The winter months see the temperature range from anywhere between 16 and 22 degrees Celsius. The annual rainfall amount for the island is approximately 8 inches.
Starting out on a fantastic San Agustin holiday is very simple to do as travellers can land at Gran Canaria Las Palmas Airport (LPA) which is approximately 17 miles away from the resort. Amongst the air operators offering special deals on flights to Las Palmas are Thomson Flights, Ryanair, British Airways, KLM and Air France. Passengers can depart the UK from a variety of airports such as Liverpool (LPL), Norwich (NWI), Cardiff (CWL), Glasgow (GLA) and London Gatwick (LGW).