La Palma GR131

INDEPENDENT SHORT TRIP

La Palma GR131

398 € per person
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Enjoy an unforgettable experience on the beautiful island.
High-standard hikes along the GR131, walking in 3 stages up hill to the very top of La Palma and along the rim, until the very south.
· 3 tours along the GR131 + Accommodation + Transfers ·

Short hiking trip 5 days / 3 nights / walk along the GR131:

 

From de Salt pans to Refugio el Pilar

From Refugio el Pilar to Pico de la Cruz

From Pico de la Cruz to Tazacorte

 

ATTENTION: The 3 stages route along the GR131 requires good physical condition and steady walking. It is only suitable for good walkers.

Tip: You can you can intersperse a rest day between each stage and enlarge to 8 days your walking trip (supl. required)

Mapa La Palma programa GR131

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Any arrival date is suitable . 

GR131 on La Palma

For a 5-day short trip, discover the most spectacular hiking route in three parts.

Along the GR131 you will walk the Volcanoes Route in the opposite direction, you will cross the central ridge of La Palma (misnamed Cumbre Nueva) and the ascend to Roque de Los Muchachos, before starting the steep descent towards Puerto de Tazacorte.

  • 1st part: from Las Salinas to the Refugio del Pilar
  • 2nd part: from the Refugio del Pilar to the Roque de Los Muchachos
  • 3rd part: from Roque de Los Muchachos to Puerto de Tazacorte

Total hiking tour: 84 Km.

    • Organized transfers at each part from the hotel and back
    • Accommodation included (with breakfast)
    • Logistical support, route maps and assistance.
    • Any date of the year is possible. Availability inquiry

Don’t miss out on touring the spectacular GR131 on La Palma !! We will wait for you.

  • Included
    Bed & Breakfast accommodation
    in/out Airport transfer
    Liability and accidents insurance
    Luggage transfer
    Maps and printed descriptions
    Transfers by taxi and regular bus
  • Not Included
    access permissions
    Arrival transfer
    Bicycle rental
    Bus transfers
    Cable-car
    Car Rental
    field telescope
    Guide
    Half board accommodation
    HAVEN hanging tent
    Local flights + Ferry
    Tasting
    Transfer by ship
    Two nights in a hotel
1
Day 1

Mapa programa La Palma SmartLlegada a La Palma

Traslado a hotel en Santa Cruz de La Palma.
Alojamiento + desayuno: Hotel Holiday Time o parecido
2
Day 2

Senderismo la Palma ruta de los Volcanes1ª Etapa - Salinas hasta el Refugio el Pilar     

A primera hora nuestro chofer te traslada a la punta sur de La Palma. Junto al Faro de Fuencaliente  arranca el GR131 en un ascenso permanente.  A poco, cruzarás el Volcán Teneguía (erupción en 1971) y el Volcán San Antonio, antes de alcanzar el pueblo de Fuencaliente, a 650 metros sobre el mar. La ruta por el GR131 prosigue su implacable ascenso hasta el Volcán Martín, a 1500 metros sobre el mar. Algo más allá aparecen los cráteres gemelos de Las Deseadas, en lo más alto de la Ruta de Los Volcanes (1949 metros sobre el mar). Tras disfrutar de unas soberbias panorámicas, se inicia un suave descenso en dirección al Refugio del Pilar (a 1450 metros sobre el mar) donde termina la etapa de hoy. Nuestro chofer te espera para regresar al hotel en Santa Cruz de La Palma.

   23 km |  +2194 m / -741 m


Alojamiento + desayuno: Hotel Holiday Time o parecido
3
Day 3

Cumbre Nueva con vistas espectaculares en La Palma2ª Etapa - Refugio el Pilar hasta el Pico de la Cruz     

Hoy nuestro chofer te llevará de nuevo al Refugio del Pilar para retomar desde allí la segunda etapa del GR131. El camino prosigue suavemente a lo largo de la Cumbre Nueva en dirección al Roque de Los Muchachos. Pero desde El Reventón comienza un vertiginoso ascenso bordeando el enorme cráter de La Caldera.  Tras pasar por el Pico de Las Ovejas, el sendero comienza a progresar hacia el Oeste, cresteando el cráter y dejando atrás el Refugio Punta de Los Roques, el Pico de La Nieve y el Pico de La Cruz. Regreso al hotel desde el Roque de Los Muchachos.  

   21 km |  +1710 m / -885 m


Alojamiento + desayuno: Hotel Holiday Time o parecido
4
Day 4

3ª Etapa - Pico de la Cruz hasta Puerto de Tazacorte     

Regreso al Pico de la Cruz. Poco antes de llegar al Roque de Los Muchachos, situado a 2.426 metros sobre el mar, cruzarás los distintos observatorios astrofísicos que llevan su nombre en el punto más alto de la isla y prosigue en un descenso permanente hasta el mar. Desde lo más alto, espectaculares vistas a La Caldera y otras islas del archipiélago se suceden ininterrumpidamente. Tras sumergirse en los pinares del Oeste, alcanzarás la Torre del Time, a 1160 metros sobre el mar, desde donde disfrutar una asombrosa perspectiva a todo el Valle de Aridane y al desfiladero que conforma el Barranco de Las Angustias.  El GR131 prosigue su implacable descenso a través del Mirador del Time hasta alcanzar el Puerto de Tazacorte. Allí te espera un refrescante baño en el mar, antes de regresar con nuestro chofer a Santa Cruz de La Palma.

   22 km |  +927 m / -2931 m


Alojamiento + desayuno: Hotel Holiday Time o parecido
5
Day 5

Salida

Transfer to the airport for departure.

TOUR LOCATION

La Palma, a little island in the Spanish Canary Islands archipelago, located northwestern side from the african atlantic ocean, is an island with wooded and rugged terrain, dotted with volcanoes such as Cumbre Vieja and Teneguía, currently active. The island capital, Santa Cruz de La Palma, is a beautiful port town with narrow cobbled streets and houses with wooden balconies.

PRICES / SERVICES

  • Price from: 398 € per person 
  • included:
    • 4 nights accommodation with breakfast
    • in/out Airport transfer
    • 3 Hiking tours
    • Taxi transfers and regular bus transfers
    • Luggage transfer, maps and printed descriptions
    • Meeting on arrival day
Price per person: (double room): 398 € Single supplement: +185 €


ACCOMMODATION

according to availability:

Santa Cruz:

Holiday Time | El Galeon | Hotelito 27

Additional overnights

It is also possible to book some additional days, before or after the hiking week, or an additional week to relax.

Difficulty

To successfully achieve the 3 stages fromGR 131 it is necessary a good physical condition, steady walk andlack of vertigo. According to the year season, temperatures can be extreme (hot and/or cold). Therefore, it is necessary to have suitable warm clothes permanently, to be removed as layers if necessary. Some parts of this trail include passages with slippery loose stone. Although most of this trail is roomy enough, certain sections are quite aerial and require caution. Using hiking poles is highly recommended.

Trails

La Palma has a well signposted network of trails, over 1000 km long. All sections where from our tours are perfectly marked. In addition to the detailed map of La Palma, you will get from us precise indications of each route and assistance from the hotline on your walks.

We recommend

Appropriate hiking clothing and sturdy footwear. During the tours, it is necessary to have food and drink enough, as well as sun protection, a cap, wind jacket and, in the winter months, warm clothing. We do offer wooden walking sticks for free.

Singles

The program is suitable for single travelers, although it is subject to an additional charge.

Luggage transfer

We move your luggage from one accommodation to next, so on your hikes you should only carry a backpack with the essentials of the day. For the whole trip, it is recommendable to use a single suitcase, not bigger than 20 kg.

You can book at any date!


Price do not include flights, dinners, and picnics. You can book at any date!

¡Important!

Before formalizing your booking accommodations availability must be requested