The ultimate hiking program to get to know La Palma!
6 top tours in one week
to get to know the scenic diversity of La Palma. Discover the essence of the island such as the Caldera de Taburiente, the laurel forest and the individual volcanic craters of Cumbre Vieja on breathtaking hiking tours.
It is any time possible to start with hiking program La Palma HIGHLIGHTS!
La Palma is rightly considered one of the most beautiful of the Canary Islands.
La Palma is not only known for its beautiful, year-round mild climate – it is not for nothing that “eternal” spring – the island also offers a breathtaking landscape and plenty of largely untouched nature.
While the other Canary Islands are partly characterized by mass tourism, you will find plenty of originality on La Palma. Not only the landscapes on the island, the villages have preserved their originality and cast a spell over the visitor. So that you can enjoy all this undisturbed, we have designed various hiking programs.
Walk on La Palma on your own from hotel to hotel
For hikers La Palma is the perfect destination. The island is well developed for hikers and offers an impressive panorama. We have put together a multi-day hiking program that will take you across the island from hotel to hotel. You will discover the beauties of the island on your own, without being tied to a hiking group. You decide your own pace and explore this exciting island in its own rhythm.
Hiking week La Palma – Program overview
We organize for you the accommodations, transports, as well as the baggage transfer, so you can enjoy your hiking tours relaxed. What to expect on your hiking week La Palma HIGHLIGHTS:
Arrival on La Palma · Transfer to the hotel in Santa Cruz de La Palma. Day 2:
Transfer to the start of the walk laurel forest (1) in the northeast. You walk through a lush prehistoric forest to Barlovento, where you spend the night. Day 3:
From Barlovento it goes through the rugged gorges of the north (2) to Franceses. Past dragon tree groves and picturesque villages, beautiful views over the deep blue Atlantic and the bizarre, rugged cliffs of La Palma. Afterwards you take the bus back to Barlovento. There you stay in the same hotel as the night before. Day 4:
Today you hike in high altitude! After a transfer to the Pico de La Nieve at 2232 m altitude, your hike starts and goes over the GR131(3), along the Caldera rim one of the largest craters in the world. The fantastic subalpine landscape, the wide view over the island and the neighboring islands on the horizon make this tour an unforgettable experience. Down the trail runs to El Paso. There, take the bus to the accommodation in Los Llanos, where you spend the night.
Today the hike is in the northwest near Tirarafe, where you can go down to the smugglers bay – Poris de Candelaria, or you can relax and rest on the beach of Tazacorte or visit the beautiful city Los Llanos.
Transfer to Los Brecitos at 1050 m altitude in the crater basin of the Caldera de Taburiente (4). Discovery tour through the National Park with its endemic plants and the river Taburiente. Overnight in Los Llanos.
Transfer to the Refugio del Pilar to start the big volcano route (5). It goes over the young southern part of the island, along several volcanoes until Fuencaliente. Lava landscapes and Canarian pine trees characterize the picture on this unique adventure hike. Bus transfer to Santa Cruz with the last overnight stay. Day 8:
Drive to the airport · departure
We classify the La Palma HIGHLIGHT hiking week as challenging.
The trip is not suitable for people with vertigo. Part of the trail runs along narrow paths along some unpaved. On some sections you will also walk on loose rocks or in wet weather over slippery passages. You should be a practiced hiker with a relatively good condition in order to be able to optimally enjoy the journey.
Price from: 697,50 € /person (by 60 days pre booking, obtain a 10% discount)
The price includes:
7 nights with breakfast
Taxi transfer airport
Taxi transfer and bus transfer
Information material and hiking map
Personal info-talk on the day of arrival
Flight, dinner, daily food for the hikes are not included in the price.
Arrival any time possible!
Price /person in double room: 775 € Price /person in single room: +315 € surcharge
You can book extra nights for your hiking week, whether at the beginning in the middle or at the end. Also possible would be to book a connecting week to relax.
The trip is suitable for solo travelers, there is a surcharge.
Luggage transport Suitcases are transported from your current accommodation to the next, so you only have to bring a daypack with you during the day and your luggage is waiting for you on arrival. Please take only 1 piece of luggage per person with max. 20 kg.
The arrival for this program is every time possible!
La Palma has a well signposted road network of about 1000 km. Most sections of the hikes are signposted. You will receive directions from us as well as a good hiking map.
… important to know!
Suitable clothing and sturdy hiking boots are recommended. Take your food and drinks with you, as well as sunscreen, headgear, light wind / rain jacket and warm clothing during the winter months.
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