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Caldera de Taburiente National Park

Carretera General de Padron, 47 | El Paso, 38750, La Palma, Spain
+34 922 92 22 80
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Enchanting smells and views

Amazing place for hiking along the rim of the volcanic caldera. Several trails start from the car... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
GlobetrottingSwede
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Paris, France
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Absolutely stunning location

Absolutely stunning location - even the very limited car park is in a breathtaking spot. It is... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
cherriesfan_9
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Carretera General de Padron, 47 | El Paso, 38750, La Palma, Spain
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+34 922 92 22 80
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"de los"
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"la cumbrecita"
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"visitor center"
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"lomo"
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"longer walk"
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"stunning views"
in 16 reviews
"parking slot"
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"el paso"
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"short hike"
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"parking is limited"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful walk"
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"don't forget your camera"
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"volcanic crater"
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"parking place"
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"hour walk"
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"viewing point"
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"pine forest"
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Amazing place for hiking along the rim of the volcanic caldera. Several trails start from the car park at 1300 meters’ altitude. The easiest trail goes in a circle, takes you to several stunning viewpoints and takes an hour an a half if you stop...More

5  Thank GlobetrottingSwede
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Reviewed April 6, 2018

Absolutely stunning location - even the very limited car park is in a breathtaking spot. It is high level scenery with native Canary Pines and huge mountainous peaks. It is a walkers wonderland - but not one to be underestimated as distances are long, and...More

1  Thank cherriesfan_9
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Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the walk up to cascada de los colores. From car park allow 2 hours to walk up, if following river bed, allowing time for photos. Lots of climbing over boulders required. walking boots essential. 1.5hours to walk back. Loved it, beautiful place to...More

Thank Kayleighmd
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

This is a walkers paradise,various walks for different abilities. The visitors centre is terrific , the staff are extremely helpful and happy to give advice. The gardens are good for seeing the variety of plants and a very easy stroll round.The displays, models and information...More

Thank Michael C
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

The caldera is renowned for having clouds descend on it in the very early afternoon so it is wise to get up there early. To drive up from the visitor centre you need to book a 'slot' so you need to be really sure of...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

We were in La Palma for a day on a cruise stopover. We took a bus from the centre of town to the vsitor centre 2.10 euros each way and then a taxi up to the Caldera car park(9 euros each way). Once there you...More

Thank Peeceecee
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Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

The Caldera Park is an amazingly beautiful park on La Palma. The caldera is about 10 km wide and offers many hiking opportunities. We started our 16 km walk at the parking lot of La Hoya and were dropped off by a taxi at La...More

1  Thank Anne1983Leiden
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

Limited parking here so you need to book your time slot, take a taxi or walk up through the pine forest. The views from the top are magnificent, and the air is clear and fresh. Memorable.

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

I was arriving by a cruise and had limited time. Since there is no public transportation to get to this Park, I joined an excursion offered by the cruiseline. We did have a stop at national park's visitor center (worth a visit, since the bilingual...More

1  Thank Saricie_Q
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

We arrived in La Palma from a cruise ship and had no plans for our day. After a few minute walk into the town centre we hired a taxi for 30 euro per hour to take us round the main sights on the island. Principally...More

1  Thank MoFamilyInverness
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JABDover
October 22, 2017|
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Response from smk62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is plenty of parking up there, it can also get quite cold , we took an organised trip with Thomsons thought it was excellent , enjoy
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Debby G
May 26, 2017|
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Response from quozz | Reviewed this property |
We did this walk. It's long but the tracks are good (however it was dry when we did it so much of the walk along the valley bottom we could do in the bed of the river. If you take the shared taxi up it's mostly downhill. To... More
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