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Breath-taking views over La Palma

We parked our car at Pico de la Cruz and walked over Pared de Roberto towards Roque de los... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brussels, Belgium
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Amazing !

Amazing palce with breathtaking views. Nice way to arrive amazing by car. This is the most... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Damian S
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Lp-4 | Municipio Villa de Garafía, 38788, La Palma, Spain
+34 922 60 52 00
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All reviews santa cruz hairpin bends amazing views a small car park both sides highest point above sea level winding road surrounding islands blue sky awe inspiring great drive take your time different levels hired a car mount teide viewing point
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From any place on the island it is a nice day trip to the highest point of La Palma. Taking the little hike all the way up an to the further end of the top offers breathtaking views over the island and to the neighbour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We parked our car at Pico de la Cruz and walked over Pared de Roberto towards Roque de los Muchachos on the GR131 path (2x5km). Even though you start at approximately the same height as Roque de los Muchachos, the path goes constantly up and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing palce with breathtaking views. Nice way to arrive amazing by car. This is the most beautiful place I have been lately.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Damian S
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Unfortubatly the day we went the clouds rolled in as we approached the summit. This meant that views of the island and the telescopes were lost in the clouds. However it was still a very interesting experience as I don’t think I have ever walked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank martinbP1686NO
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Long and winding drive up but incredible views and amazing to see so many observatories up there! Must see!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ann W
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

One heck of a journey to the top of the island but oh so worth it. We travelled through sun, rain, fog, and when we reached the summit the weather was as clear as it could be and we could see for miles down to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MiladyUK
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

A great drive up. Views all the way. If you’re visiting La Palma.... taking a trip up here is an absolute must.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank G6740QKandrewe
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Wow. Just wow! This attraction is really unmissable. The drive up consists of many twists and turns and hill start testers - but it is so worth it. A worthy 5 star attraction. No toilets for miles around so be prepared. It’s cold up there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MasseyMerrins
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Wonderfull and interesting road to the top (except the driver, who needs rely good driving skills). Wonderfull view from the top, for a walk in the clouds

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Zivile C
Reviewed October 21, 2018

A long winding drive up the mountains through cloud and rain but it is worth it when you get above the cloud line - the views are tremendous! If busy park lower down and walk up as the car park is quite small. There are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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January 11, 2019|
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Response from ginsengNewYork | Reviewed this property |
No, it doesn't. Remember you are on an immense and very high caldeira, very difficult to access! But you can do both the same day, if you don't plan on hiking and don't mind driving, . You'd have to enter the parc at El Paso... More
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April 29, 2018|
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Response from Steve B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jaydo, It's true that the telescopes and observatory area closes in the evening at about 7pm, which includes the small public car park at the very top. However, the main road has a couple of places close to the... More
November 19, 2017|
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Response from Laurie L | Reviewed this property |
I would not recommend taking a three year old. Too many places she could slip and fall breathtaking distances. IF you are determined to go anyway, for the love of all things good, carry her on your back. There is no hiking... More