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What to see in Betancuria  




Betancuria is one of the most charming towns in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. A destination named after the Norman explorer Jean de Bethencourt, it captivates visitors with its historical charm, picturesque landscapes and rich cultural heritage.   


So if you're looking to immerse yourself in the authenticity of the Canary Islands, with your car hire in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria you can get around the island to tour villages like Betancuria, at your own pace and with whoever you want.  




Things to see and do in Betancuria  




History that comes to life  



Betancuria's historical legacy is reflected in its ancient buildings and museums. The Church of Santa María de Betancuria, built in the 15th century, is an impressive example of the religious architecture of the period. Admire its architectural details and immerse yourself in the island's religious history. In addition, the Betancuria Archaeological Museum offers a fascinating insight into the pre-Hispanic culture of Gran Canaria.  



Nature in its splendour  



Betancuria not only dazzles with its historical legacy, but also delights nature lovers with its breathtaking landscapes. The Betancuria Rural Park is a natural paradise offering hiking trails and incomparable panoramic views. Ravines, mountains and valleys invite you to explore the natural beauty of the area.  



Gastronomy and local crafts  



The Betancuria experience would not be complete without indulging in the exquisite local gastronomy. The traditional restaurants offer typical dishes of the region, such as kid, papas arrugadas con mojo (wrinkled potatoes with mojo sauce) and majorero cheese, authentic delicacies that captivate the palates of visitors.  


Also, don't miss the opportunity to explore the local handicrafts. Pottery workshops and markets offer a wide range of handmade products that reflect the creativity and skill of local craftsmen.  



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