One of the highlights of the Gran Canaria calendar got off to a briefly delayed start on Monday 24th of November, as 176 sailboats embarked on a joint adventure to the other side of the ocean. As the European sailing season draws to its autumn close every year, hundreds of boats prepare to undertake the […]

“An absolute must ” 5 out of 5 stars 25 November 2014 Of all the boat trips on offer Africat is by far the best. It is a perfectly balanced day with a 09:45/10 start and back in by 15:00 I have been on a few other boat trips on previous visits and only sorry […]

Congratulations to Progay and the teams behind the organisation of the first Winter Pride Maspalomas. Held in the iconic Yumbo Centre and offering a range of internationally-known artists, events and entertainment! Gran Canaria, is the perfect setting in Europe to offer the warm & sunny climate for an outdoor Winter Pride event and is must-visit […]

Garbo’s, the dinner show that every one is talking about and no doubt the most celebrated evening out in Gran Canaria. For the last 17 years Garbo´s have offered 1st class live entertainment to thousands of customers from all over the world. This season from October to April 2015, they present the smash hit show […]

VIP Gay Chill Out Boat Trip – Friday 14 November Reserve now the Official Winter Pride VIP Boat Trip with the Afrikat on Friday 14 of November from 11-15h.! Special discount, join for just 42€! Reserve now at www.afrikat,com. Limited availability! Sailing from Puerto Rico, we head towards a crystal clear bay, for swimming, snorkeling, […]

Today Afrikat welcomed a group of from” Pequeños Valientes” – “little bravo ones”, from the local association for Children with Cancer. The Parents Association Pequeños Valiente is a non-profit charity formed by parents  with children affected with cancer at the Maternity Hospital of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. (

An Epic 3 day walk of 70km climbing more than 1500 meters in a 29km uphill hike to the parador at Cruz de Tejeda (Day 1),crossing the summit at Pico de Las Nieves and then walking down to the historic village of San Bartolomé also known as Tunte (Day 2). Day 3 was Down hill […]

The time has finally arrived for the most radical sailors in the world explode onto the 2014 PWA World Tour Pozo From the 14th to the 20th July the most radical sailors in the world will once again be descending upon the hallowed shores of Pozo Izquierdo, Gran Canaria, as the curtain is raised on […]

Welcome to the brand new website of the Afrikat, the best valued boat excursion of Gran Canaria!