The coloured mountain

Your time is short ....Let´s go TOGETHER !

Excursion details :


Impressions on tour — Attention

> coloured mountain „Los Azulejos“,

> panoramic views

> hike level today = low medium(2) OR medium high (4)

> depending hike level of the day, trip or mostly smoothly downhill(=Level 2) OR tougher uphill (=level 4)

> first reservation decides about hike level of the day .

General tour description

Trip in the southwest area of Gran Canaria near the little village Veneguera, where we can find the geological oldest volcanic landscape of the island, with amongst others the surprising coloured mountain “Los Azulejos” ,full of minerals, which surprises every hiker on the spot. We search our way along a “forgotten” connection path of earlier centuries, partially overgrown with cacti, canary sage, euphorbia plants, etc…. Impressive views on the way with amazing rock formations .

Hike area

S-SW zone of the island , region Mogan – Veneguera.

Altitude hike area of the day

Depending hike level, route possible between 300 and 1100m altitude .

Ascents/Descents (in total)

A.  Choice easy Level 2 =

  1  50m – max 250m   pijl  400m – max 650m

B.  Choice tougher Level 4 =

  1   500-600m              pijl    ca 250-500m  

More detailed information about our different hike levels here

Distance hike trip

Ca. 6 km or ca. 8,5 km (depending hike level of the day) .

Estimated duration on foot on the way

Aprox. 2,5 or 4 hours (depending level of the day) .

Language guidance on tour

Depending language of participants, amongst others also possible in English

Duration total excursion 

= DAY EXCURSION. (minimum 7 hours when you stay in the South Coast area)

Terrain – Type of tracks

Gravel, sometimes very uneven tracks, concrete + dirt track .


– short and/or long trousers

– sweater and/or coat (fresh conditions possible into the mountains (winter)!)

– pocket money

– Sun cream, sun hat ….and good mood !!

– walking pole and binoculars to consider (poles can be rented)

– rucksack / backpack or similar

– walking boots or studded/ridge sole trainers(*)


No good shoes available or …forgotten at home ?

Light walking shoes available to rent – Ask for it when signing up !

Minimum number of participants to start

4 .

(in hike season no problem to reach this number)

Individual booking possible !

Private excursions, also with less participants …. on request.

Price options

Participation already possible from 25 € pp on , depending chosen service level . Have a look to our service details here below :

Our services - Rates – Price options


Our services + Rates + Price options


  • All prices are in €uros, and valid for the period September,1 to May,31. Subject to involuntary errors and possible changes.

You would like to be on the road with us between June and August ? Than you better contact us first to get to know more which possibilities we maybe coud have for you during your stay. In this period we prefer to keep everything depending the local weather circumstances , and we than try to work more depending the requests of our clients. Also non-active excursions even are possible with us than….to discover the island stress free.


  • We offer you 4 different price options (A-D) because we mostly can offer our excursions in DIRECT sale. This way we avoid the often high commission amounts to third parties (tour operators + external sellers) here on the spot for example. Depending on your service needs and the situation when signing up, you will see that you eventually can participate from 25 € per person (adult) per excursion on. The choice, yes we like to leave that up … to you.


  • EVERY hike tour out of our day tour program with more than 6 participants , JoselitoMoves donates 1 t-shirt by lottery to 1 lucky participant .


  • You have following price options for participation at your disposal :


– Option A  = Basic prices



A.1.     Day tours hiking on Monday – Tuesday – Thursday – Friday

                       = 39 € pp         Adults

                      = 31 € pp         Children(6-12 y) + IC-Residents*


A.2.     Half day tour hiking : only possible on Sunday on request

                       =25 € pp          Adults

                      = 20 € pp         Children(6-12 y) + Gran Canaria Residents*


A.3.     Day tour hiking on Wednesday (= transfers by public bus)

                       = 29 € pp         Adults

                      = 25 € pp         Children(6-12 y) + Gran Canaria Residents*

A.4.     Day tour hiking for the Good Cause

                       From    25 € pP + ..?..   ALL participants

*For residents : Please also bring your IC-resident certificate with you.


SERVICES incl by A.1. to A.4. , both included :


  • multilingual guiding – also english
  • explanations about country and people in the bus as well as on tour
  • “small canary surprise” at the end of the trip
  • 1 JoselitoMoves t-shirt for free from 6 participants on on tour
  • liability insurance + necessary authorisations for transfers
  • an unforgettable holiday day
  • transfers from the meeting point of the day in Maspalomas to the hiking area and back :

A.1. + A. 2. Common JoselitoMoves meeting point at the Botanical Garden = “Parque botanico de Maspalomas” (= at the north end of the Avda TO Neckermann in the “Campo Internacional / Maspalomas”. Next to the bungalow complex “Playmar”) .

3. Meeting point = bus stop at roundabout “Plaza El Hierro” in Playa del Inglés

A.4. Meeting point = pick up places in Maspalomas after agreement in the area of Bahía Feliz to Playa Meloneras.


– Option B  = extra pickup service on request :


Same services as by options A.1 to A.4. , but with extra personal pick up from hotel or nearby on request .

Rates for this extra pick up service depending location hotel :

Zone Bahia Feliz – Playa                  = +4  €/Person
Meloneras                                           = +10 €/Person
Zone Salobre                                      = +10 €/Person (except SW Tour = 4 € pP)
Zone Arguineguin-Playa del Cura   = +12 €/Person (except SW Tour = 4 € pP)
Zone Puerto de Mogan-Taurito        = +12 €/Person (except E Tour = 4 € pP)
Zone Vecindario


   (Vecindario = only possible at tank station by roundabout next to the commercial center C.C. Atlantico)

  • Other pick up places = only possible depending walking area of the day. We recommend to inform yourself.


– Option C  = extra services on request :


C.1. JoselitoMoves picnic ….for on the way = for ONLY 7 € per person !

(= 1 sandwich(also vegetarian possible), piece of fruit, 150ml juice + 1,5 lt water or +….)

Please let us know if allergy problems have to be taken into account !


C.2. Telescope hiking poles rental        = 2,- € per pole (bamboo poles for free)


C.3. Hike shoes rental                            = 5,- € per pair

Shoe rental only possible for the daytours on Monday – Tuesday – Thursday – Friday, to be request at the moment of reservation.


– Option D  = participation with private car , or rental car :


Costs = 25 € per person(= + 12 years) , also IC-residents*

Participation in this option means driving yourself to/from the hiking area. In case also children (6-12y) in your car: for them in this case only will have to be payed for the additional service requests , mentioned in option C .


Attention : booking for this option D participation is only possible if the hiking bus already is full booked at the moment of your booking, or if you do not stay within our pick-up zone (= zone Vecindario to Puerto de Mogan at the South coast of Gran Canaria) or hike tour transfer zone , and therefore cannot be picked up by us in the morning.

Only maximum 2 extra cars on tour possible.

Option D NOT possible for “Good Cause” and Wednesday walks .


SERVICE of JoselitoMoves by option D includes :

  • professional (multilingual) guidance on the walk, also in english.
  • support on the way during car transfers from meeting point to hiking area, and also back if necessary.
  • explanation about country and people only possible during the walk itself.
  • “small canary surprise” at the end of the walk
  • liability insurance, only applicable to the walk itself. The car driver him/herself is responsible for his/her driving style during the personal car transfers before and after the walk.
  • an unforgettable holiday day
  • option D service only possible on some walks. (necessary information on request)


Personal meeting in hotel preferable ?

Meeting to arrange excursion participation(s) possible in your

accommodation on request (only zone Playa del Inglés-Maspalomas) .

Useful to know

> Because „only“ 1 trip a day is organised. The 1st booking decides about

hike level of this day.

> The level 2 trip is accessible for anyone who regularly walks. Walk

experience also on uneven, stony tracks is useful.

> For participation in the level 4 trip you need to be fit !

> Wearing solid (walking) shoes always recommended .

Meeting points – contacts

Meeting point for participation depends :

> your price option choice between A.1 , B and D, and

> the location of your hotel on the island and exact hike route of the day. Necessary appointments are forwarded to you by reservation

>> Participation with place reservation in our JoselitoMoves HIKE BUS


Common meeting point at South Coast – Maspalomas area

Available for today ..Monday.. + also Tuesday + Thursday + Friday.

Meeting point = Entrance Botanical Park of Maspalomas (= „Parque Botánico de Maspalomas at North End of the avenue „Avenida TO Neckermann“ in „“Campo Internacional“, next to the accommoation „Playmar“)


Appointment = around 9am (standard) , after reservation for the trip .

*Possibilities to find exact location of the botanical garden easily :

> asking your hotel reception

> looking on every (paper or digital) street map of Maspalomas.

> by using these links „Map view + Street view Parque botánico de Maspalomas“ :   

Map view

Street view


Pick up places at South Coast area

= extra costs for personal pick up at your hotel or close by. Pick up place and time depending location of your hotel.

But always before 9am. Correct pick up appointments are made with you as soon as you make your booking.

You do not stay in the South Coast area of Gran Canaria ?


Meeting point then above all things depending of the location of your accommodation on the island and the exact itinerary of the day . Do not hesitate to contact us for the necessary details.

Also contact possible by phone or whatsapp to the nº +34 609 549 324 .

>>> Participation with OWN CAR OR RENTAL CAR

>>> OPTION D — Attention


Participation option D is limited !

For more details about this participation option : have a look to our services + rates in the yellow information line here above.

Meeting point depending :

> location of your stay,

> if you have a navigation system available in your (rental)car …or not, and

> the exact itinerary of the day.

Do not hesitate to contact us for the necessary details. Also possible by phone or whatsapp to the nº +34 609 549 324 .