Garafia mapHighlights:

  • Spectacular scenery
  • Good walking opportunities
  • Excursions by coach

Garafia is found on the northern coast of La Palma and is one of the most stunning areas of the island. Excursions are popular to the region which offers rugged scenery, deep ravines and twisted roads.

The Roque de los Muchachos is a popular look-out point offering spectacular views and is also the highest point of the island. You will also find the Astronomical Observatory here which is home to one of the most extensive fleets of telescopes in the world.

The area of Garafia is a popular spot for serious walkers and many trails and tracks can be found here that take you over ridges, along ancient donkey tracks, past dragon trees, into rainforests and more.