La Palma HIGHLIGHT

Independent Hiking week

La Palma HIGHLIGHT

775 € per person
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Trip to enjoy the enormous diversity of landscapes on La Palma, during a week. Discover the essence of the island with La Palma Highlight program, through spectacular hiking tours, such as the Caldera de Taburiente, the Prehistorical Laureles Forest and the great volcanoes in the south.
· 6 Routes to get to know La Palma deeply + Accommodation + Transfers ·

6 Highlight tours in 1 Week:

 

La Palma Rain Forest

The northern ravines

Poris de Candelaria

Caldera de Taburiente

Great volcano tour in the south

Roque de los Muchachos

Mapa La Palma - Rutas programa Highlight

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Any arrival date is suitable to walk La Palma HIGHLIGHT program.

  • Destination
  • 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 La Palma - Rutas programa HighlightArrival to La Palma

Transfer to hotel in Santa Cruz de La Palma.
Accommodation + breakfast:  Holiday Time
2
Day 2

Los Tilos Barranco La Palma

The laurel forest

Transfer to Los Tilos (1) in the Northeast, starting point of the first route. Trail through the prehistoric laurel jungles until reaching Barlovento, where the next hotel is located.

Niveau 2      9 km | +620 m/-522 m


Accommodation + breakfast: La Palma Romantica
3
Day 3

Vista desde El Tablado en el camino real GR130

The north coast

From Barlovento the GR 130 (2) trail runs to Franceses through spectacular ravines. After passing through centuries-old Dragos Forests and picturesque villages, the path continues along the cliffs that line the coast, in a magnificent setting. From Franceses, I return to Barlovento with the regular line bus to spend a second night in the same hotel.

Niveau 3     10 km | +643 m / -871 m


Accommodation + breakfast: La Palma Romantica
4
Day 4

bajada a la costa del noroeste de Tijarafe

The Pirate's Cave

Today we discover the Northwest, on the coast of Tijarafe, through a path that runs downhill to the Cueva de Los Piratas - Poris de Candelaria, or, if you prefer, you can enjoy a relaxing day at the beach in Tazacorte or visiting the beautiful old town of Los Llanos.

Niveau 4      12 km | +980 m / -940 m


Accommodation + breakfast: Benahoare  
5
Day 5

Caldera de Taburiente Parque nacional

Caldera de Taburiente

Transfer to Los Brecitos at an altitude of 1050 m inside the Caldera de Taburiente crater (4). Semi-circular route within the La Caldera National Park, an environment of great beauty full of endemic plants and extremely interesting geological formations.

 Niveau 3     16 km |+120 m / -720 m


Accommodation + breakfast:  Benahoare
6
Day 6

Volcan San Antonio en Fuencaliente La Palma

 Great volcano tour in the south

The hike starts in the southernmost municipality of the island, Fuencaliente. A picture book of volcanology. This hike leads to the volcanic landscape in the south of La Palma. Spectacular crater openings of the San Antonio and Teneguías volcanoes, volcanic bombs and colourful volcanic cones, but also the vineyards, form the picture from the municipality of Fuencaliente down to the salt flats by the sea. Transfer by bus to Santa Cruz to stay at the same hotel on the day of arrival.

Niveau 4      12 km | + 707 m | - 704 m


Accommodation + breakfast: Holiday Time
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Day 7

Vista desde el Roque de Los Mucahchos hacia la Caldera de Taburiente

Above the clouds

Today's route reaches the highest heights! After a transfer to Pico de La Cruz, at an altitude of 2,350 m, the GR 131 trail runs along the edge of La Caldera (3), one of the largest erosion craters in the world. Fantastic subalpine landscapes, with a wide vision over the entire island and the rest of the archipelago, make this route an unforgettable experience. The route descends to El Paso, where the regular line bus will take you to Los Llanos for the next overnight stay.

Niveau 4     17 km | +660 m / -1720 m


Accommodation + breakfast: Holiday Time

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Day 8

Departure

Transfer to the airport for departure.

TOUR LOCATION

Get to know the diverse landscape of La Palma over the course of a week. Discover the essence of the island with the La Palma Highlight programme through spectacular walking routes, such as the Caldera de Taburiente, the Bosque de Laureles and the Cumbre Vieja Volcanoes.

PRICES / SERVICES

  • Price from: 775 € per person 
  • included:
    • 7 nights accommodation with breakfast
    • in/out Airport transfer
    • 6 Hiking tours
    • Taxi transfers and regular bus transfers
    • Luggage transfer, maps and printed descriptions
    • Meeting on arrival day
Price per person: (double room): 775 € Single supplement: +315 €


ACCOMMODATION

according to availability:

Santa Cruz:

Holiday Time | El Galeon | Hotelito 27

Barlovento:

La Palma Romantica

Los Llanos de Aridane:

Benahoare


Additional overnights

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

Difficulty

The hiking week is not suitable for vertigo sufferers. Some walks can be considered as strenuous and parts of some trails has narrow passages. Some sections can be slippery due to loose stones and/or wet parts, especially in rainy days. To join the hiking week and enjoy the tours, it is essential to be healthy and to have good physical condition.

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