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Lovely historic city centre, great science museum

We loved walking around the old streets of the city and looking at the perfectly restored ancient... read more

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A thorougfhly enjoyable walk

On a island of new build hotels and ugly architecture a walk around the historic centre of San... read more

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Centro Historico de San Cristobal de la Laguna, San Cristobal de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved walking around the old streets of the city and looking at the perfectly restored ancient buildings in the former capital of the Canary Islands, deservedly a UNESCO heritage site. Went by tram (only three stops) to the science museum, which is great for...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

On a island of new build hotels and ugly architecture a walk around the historic centre of San Cristobal de la Laguna is a lovely way to spend a afternoon - I recommend it heartily.

Thank Carl_The_Great
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

city centre is ok, but i ve seen better. we have been here during a special town holiday when they take their saint Cristobal out from a tomb, took him for a short jog and put him back. all this ended up with some badass...More

Thank Andrej D
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Nice place man in tourist board at bus station very good, was let down, by bar we visited, also went get tram from ave Trinidad to santa cruz, could not work put how to pay, asked man.in tram office what do , was told to...More

1  Thank NigelF349
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We just visited the historical center of La Laguna today and we have spent a nice 3 hours walk along it's streets. I wouldn't necessarily day that it's a must visit as I don't think it will impress you with much but the cute little...More

1  Thank Adrian C
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Visited La Laguna and it's one of our fave towns of the trip and alot more interesting than Santa Cruz. We went there twice and the first time we went to a few buildings including the ruined church which the lady at Tourist Info highlighted...More

Thank doofvfood
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Great place to spend an afternoon in the shade with a coffee or a glass of wine. Fine and well preserved historical buildings from the time before the vulcano.

Thank PeterStar
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

La Laguna is together with La Orotava, one of the towns most worth a visit if you appreciate some genuine cultural experience during your vacations. It is not especially touristic since everyday life here depends very little on tourism. Before arriving to the old center...More

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We wandered around this town for a couple hours. A lot of historic stuff - buildings, museums, etc. Many shops and a pedestrian walkway with all kinds of interesting places. We went into this costume museum - for free - showing how they dressed years...More

Thank Tom Z
Reviewed July 18, 2018

It's a small heritage town that you can walk around, with old buildings that used to be homes or government buildings where you can just walk in. There's a small blurb outside in three languages about each building. Very cute and quaint. There's a shopping...More

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Response from bfg1943 | Reviewed this property |
Our cruise ship stop was on a Sunday and we took a shore excursion. We saw other tours from different operators at some of our stops.