Puerto de Mogan is a very cute fishing town in the south of Gran Canaria. It is also considered the most beautiful city on the island.
The architecture of Puerto de Mogan is executed in a typical Mediterranean style. While walking through the streets of the city, it may seem that you are somewhere in Greece. Also it is a popular place for a holiday with children. The city is located in a bay, so there is little wind and a lot of sun.
What to do in Puerto de Mogan?
Before you go there you need to understand that the city itself is very small, so it may be a good one-day or weekend direction. You can stroll along the beautiful colorful streets, observe the picturesque views, relax on the beach and enjoy the food in restaurants with a view.
So I am not recommending to spend the whole vacation here.
By the way on Fridays from 8:00 to 14:00 there is an open-air market El Mercadillo Municipal de Playa de Mogán, where you can buy local souvenirs, fruits, clothing and more.
Also very close to Puerto de Mogan there is another beautiful resort – Anfi Del Mar with caribbean sand beach, so I advise you to go and spend a day there. Read my guide about this place – Anfi del mar – paradise beach in Gran Canaria.
And also you may be interested in my full guide around the Gran Canaria island – Top-11 Places to visit in Gran Canaria.
How to get to Puerto de Mogan?
How to get to Puerto de Mogan from Las Palmas?
There is a direct bus Linea №1. It starts from bus station on plaza Santa Catalina and has various stops in the city. The trip will take you around 1 hour and cost around 4 euros.
How to get to Puerto de Mogan from Maspalomas?
You may also take this bus №1 that has various stops in Maspalomas, or there is another direct bus №33.
How to get to Puerto de Mogan from the Airport?
Take a direct bus №91. The trip will be around 1 hour long and 6 euros cost.
Follow this link to check all the bus schedules.
Restaurants in Puerto de Mogan
- Los Guayres. It is a very stylish restaurant with a Michelin star. Check its website for menu and prizes.
- Zona Verde. Gorgeous grill place. It starts already with the smell on the streets. This is their tripadvisor link.
- Gelatomania. The best Italian ice-cream place in the village. Tripadvisor link.
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