La Palma Walking

7 Nights in Canary Islands
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Solos Board

What can you expect

Caldera de Taburiente

La Palmas beautiful national park

Los Roques de los Muchachos

Experience spectacular views from La Palmas highest point

Canyons & Gorges

Impressive and unforgettable walks & trails

Santa Cruz de la Palma

Explore La Palmas capital

About the trip

Join us on our New Solos Canary Island walking adventure and discover the walker’s paradise of La Palma. Known as the “La Isla Bonita”, the pretty island, with its stunning views, dramatic landscapes, spectacular gorges and lush green vegetation, it is no wonder La Palma is a popular walking haven.

MEDIUM GRADE

What's Included

  • Return flights & transfers
  • Airport taxes & charges
  • Room for Single Use
  • Welcome drink & information meeting
  • Solos Board - Breakfast daily 7 dinners at local restaurants, 4 picnic lunches on walking days
  • 4 x guided walks with professional guide
  • Accompanying Solos Tour Leader
  • Fully Financially Protected

Itinerary

  • Arrival Day
  • La Caldera De Taburiente National Park
  • The Wild North, Canyons & Lost Hamlets
  • Day At Leisure
  • El Roque De Los Muchachos To El Poco De Las Nieves
  • Day At Leisure
  • Marcos & Cordero
  • Departure Day

What’s Extra

  • Lunches on non walking days
  • Insurance, see here

What you'll be doing

DAY 1

Arrival Day

Arrive in La Palma and transfer to our hotel for the week. In the evening we will meet our guide at our welcome meeting and then dinner at a local restaurant.

  • Dinner
DAY 2

La Caldera De Taburiente National Park

Today we will explore and discover the beautiful Caldera de Taburiente, La Palma’s famous national park, an area covered by dense Canarian pine woods and spectacular deep ravines. Our route from Los Brecitos will take us down to the beach at La Caldera and then through the stunning Canyons of Las Angustias following the Taburiente river.
Walking Distance 13km
Ascent 200m
Descent 1000m

  • Breakfast, Picnic Lunch & Dinner
DAY 3

The Wild North, Canyons & Lost Hamlets

Our hike today is based around the rugged north of the island area where we discover hidden hamlets and deep river gorges winding there way to the ocean. Our route follows the fantastic GR130 trail, an ancient path linking the villages and hamlets of the region offering spectacular views and points of interest at every turn.
Walking Distance 11km
Ascent 700m
Descent 750m

  • Breakfast, Picnic Lunch & Dinner
DAY 4

Day At Leisure

Today is a day at leisure. Perhaps relax and stay locally and explore the islands capital Santa Cruz de la Palma or take an excursion and discover the north west coast of the island by boat ( payable locally)

  • Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 5

El Roque De Los Muchachos To El Poco De Las Nieves

After breakfast we take our bus to the start of our hike where our route takes us along the highest path on La Palma. Often called the “worlds steepest island” you will experience spectacular views from the highest point Los Roques de los Muchachos. Our route follows the edge of the La Caldera ( volcanic crater) with the ocean one side and the crater the other giving us contrasting views and different perspectives of the landscape. A spectacular day of walking
Walking Distance 12km
Ascent 500m
Descent 650m

  • Breakfast, Picnic lunch & Dinner
DAY 6

Day At Leisure

Today is a day at leisure. Perhaps relax and stay locally and explore the islands capital Santa Cruz de la Palma or alternatively take a walking excursion around the youngest volcano in the Canary Islands the Teneguia Volcano (payable locally)

  • Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 7

Marcos & Cordero

Our last days hike is considered one of the most impressive and unforgettable walks on the island. We will discover deep gorges in the lush, green laurel forests “La Laurisilva” , tunnels (torches required)&  natural springs and follow paths and trails which highlight why La Palma is a true, natural walking destination.
Walking Distance 14km
Ascent 200m
Descent 900m

  • Breakfast, Picnic Lunch & Dinner
DAY 8

Departure Day

We say goodbye to La Palma and transfer to the airport for our flight home.

  • Breakfast

Accommodation

Hotel El Hotelito 27 3*

Our small, comfortable, charming hotel is perfect for our week of fantastic hiking.  Ideally located in the centre of the island capital Santa Cruz de la Palma with easy access to the beach, shops, bars and restaurants.

Facilities Include

Breakfast room, lounge area, reception, free Wi-Fi , bars, shops and restaurants nearby.

Room Includes

The simple comfortable rooms include en-suite bathroom, satellite TV, and free wi-fi .

Frequently Asked Questions

Average Temperatures

Month(s) Highest temperature Lowest temperature
January - February 21 °C 15 °C
March 22 °C 16 °C
April 23 °C 16 °C
May 24 °C 17 °C
June 26 °C 19 °C
July 27 °C 21 °C
August - September 28 °C 21 °C
October 26 °C 20 °C
November 24 °C 22 °C
December 22 °C 16 °C

Our Reviews

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Had the best time with Solos! Discovered beautiful destinations and met some lifelong friends.

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