Puerto de Mogán is a picturesque resort and fishing village in the municipality of Mogán, set at the mouth of a steep-sided valley on the southwest coast of the island of Gran Canaria and attracts many tourists either to stay or on day-visits. Canal-like channels linking the marina to the fishing harbour have led to it being nicknamed “Little Venice” or the “Venice of the Canaries”. Restaurants and bars fringe the marina and the beach front. On a Friday there is a very popular market which brings in tourists from all over the island.
Puerto de Mogán has very few buildings over two story’s high, and the government of Gran Canaria restricts new buildings taller than this.
Puerto de Mogán is linked with the motorway GC1 and is on several bus routes. The mountains almost surround the urban area of the town
The Puerto de Mogan Hotel is located directly by the sea, in the best location in Puerto De Mogan, giving uninterrupted views of the sea and the marina. It is just a few meters from all the best bars and restaurants in both Puerto Mogan and the beach at Playa Mogan.
Along the Costa de Mogan there are many beaches marinas and ports. There are beaches with golden or black sand where you can enjoy water sports or just relax in the sunshine.
The Costa de Mogan also offers the best port infrastructure for nautical tourism in the archipelago and one of the best in Spain.
Also the original fishing ports of Arguineguin and Puerto de Mogan, where fishermen continue their tasks with traditional gear, have been developed in to well-equipped marinas for boaters of all countries.