4 fun things to do in La Gomera


There’s plenty of fun to be had on La Gomera, one of the smallest of the Canary Islands. Offering a gorgeous climate all-year round, you can enjoy an average temperature of 24*C in summer and a reasonable 18*C in the winter months.

Check out our list of four fun things to do when visiting the charming island of La Gomera and start planning!

1. Explore the Parque Nacional de Garajonay

Garajonay National Park offers a fantastic, fun-filled day out on your holiday to La Gomera. Covering around 11 per cent of the island, the park boasts around 2,000 different species of plants. Offering a diverse range of well-marked trails and breath-taking views of the forest landscapes, you can become completely immersed in the humid and misty surroundings. You can visit the park, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, by boat from Puerto de los Cristianos, as well as car or bus.

2. Stroll through the streets of Hermigua

The town of Hermigua, located in the north-eastern part of La Gomera, offers an array of natural attractions, from water-filled ravines to the renowned twin rocks of Roques de San Pedro. A visit to the town should also involve seeing its gothic El Convento de Santo Domingo monastery and relaxing on the nearby beach, Playa de Hermingua.

3. Discover a legendary valley

La Gomera is home to Valle Gran Rey, a popular area of the island boasting breath-taking landscapes and some of the most beautiful beaches on the island. Walking for a spot of lunch to overlook the valley is popular amongst visitors to the area, while whale and dolphin watching is also on offer.

4. Visit the Museo Etnográfico 

Visitors can explore exhibits focusing on fishing, forestry, farming, crafts pottery and even wine-making at the popular two-storey Museo Etnográfico. The museum is brilliant escape from the Spanish sun, housed in a historical building on the island.

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