THU

Marrakech to Gran Canaria

26

MORNING
AFTERNOON

On arrival into Gran Canaria Airport, you will be met by our local operators and transferred to the group hotel. Following check-in you are free to relax or enjoy the facilities of the hotel.

NIGHT

A Networking Dinner is planned for this evening.

 

Overnight: Hotel Palm Beach Gran Canaria
Included Meals: Welcome Networking Dinner

FRI

Gran Canaria

27

MORNING

Conference Session 1 & 2 will take place this morning.

AFTERNOON

After lunch, you will discover one of the most character-filled districts of Gran Canaria, the area of Vegueta where the city of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria was born. Enjoy a cultural walking tour with time to experience a little Canarian gastronomy along the way.

NIGHT

Dinner this evening will be hosted within the walls of the towns Literary Cabinet, the Gabinete Literario.

 

Overnight: Hotel Palm Beach Gran Canaria
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

SAT

Gran Canaria

28

MORNING

Today you set off to discover the true essence of the Canaries far away from the main tourist trail.

AFTERNOON

As part of the full day tour, you will explore landscapes of the island such as the Bandama Volcano, the endless coastline and traditional villages. You will experience the local culture and neoclassical architecture around the island.

NIGHT

A delicious island dinner is planned – highlighting Canarian gastronomy.

 

Overnight: Hotel Palm Beach Gran Canaria
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

SUN

Gran Canaria to Tenerife

29

MORNING

Today you farewell Gran Canaria and board a flight to Tenerife, the largest island of the archipelago. After the short flight, you will explore one of the oldest traditions of Tenerife — wine making. Located 600 metres above sea level Bodegas Monje offers breathtaking views, taking in the sea and mountains surrounded by vineyards.

AFTERNOON

Enjoy a cellar tour and learn about the local grape and unique production methods. A traditional Canarian lunch will be served at the winery before we head to the hotel to check in. The remaining afternoon is at your leisure.

NIGHT

Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.

 

Overnight: Gran hotel Bahia del Duque Resort Tenerife
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

MON

Tenerife

30

MORNING

After breakfast this morning you will board our privately chartered catamaran and sail through the clear blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Tenerife is one of the three places in the world where whales live all year round. It won’t be long before you have the opportunity to see dolphins and whales in their natural environment. Lunch will be served on board.

AFTERNOON

Following the cruise, we’ll head back to the hotel. Conference Session 3 & 4 will take place this afternoon.

NIGHT

Dinner this evening will be in the fishing village of La Caleta. The seafaring spirit of the island will be showcased tonight.

 

Overnight: Gran hotel Bahia del Duque Resort Tenerife
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

TUE

Tenerife

31

MORNING

Conference Session 5 & 6 will take place this morning.

AFTERNOON

After lunch at the hotel, you will depart in the early afternoon and head for Mt Teide National Park. The Teide volcano dominates
the island at a height of 3,718m. You will experience the ever changing landscape as you venture higher, encountering vineyards, almond and olive trees and pine forests before you enter the lava fields.

NIGHT

After exploring you will enjoy a traditional dinner at the highest restaurant on the island. After dinner, an astronomy workshop has been arranged in the national park with expert astronomers. Mt Teide is well known for its pure and clear sky, and on many nights it is possible to observe 83 of the 88 officially recognised constellations.

 

Overnight: Gran hotel Bahia del Duque Resort Tenerife
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

 

WED

Tenerife

01

MORNING

Today you leave Tenerife behind and board a ferry to La Gomera. The second smallest of the Canary Islands, unspoilt and lost in a beautiful and fascinating time warp. You will visit Garajonay National Park, with its green mass of prehistoric vegetation unique to the Macaronesian region. You will learn about the pre-Hispanic whistling language called Silbo still used throughout villages to  communicate.

AFTERNOON

Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. You will visit the historic community of San Sebastian and the remarkable vistas of Roque de Agando. You will take the ferry back to Tenerife in time to freshen up before dinner.

NIGHT

The Farewell Dinner takes place this evening.

 

Overnight: Gran hotel Bahia del Duque Resort Tenerife
Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

THU

Tenerife

02

MORNING

After breakfast check out of the hotel and transfer to the airport for your onward journey home.

Included Meals: Breakfast

AFTERNOON
NIGHT