Vegueta, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

#1 of 135 in Historic Sites in Canary Islands
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Narrow cobblestone streets, grand cathedrals, and centuries-old houses with verandas characterize Vegueta. The neighborhood's founding dates back to the 15th century, and this heritage remains clear in its architecture. Wander through the Plaza de Santa Anas to view the stately Catedral de Canarias and stop in the Columbus House to see one of the neighborhood's most representative buildings. Use our Las Palmas de Gran Canaria day trip site to visit Vegueta on your trip to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We took a bus, from Las Palmas port where we were staying to the historical centre. It was covid time, numbers restricted for entry to Christopher Colombus house and Cathedral but all worth seeing...  more »
  • The main town is in shambles. This historic district is following in the footsteps. This is not as better looked after as other old towns we have been to.  more »

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