La Palma, Canarias

Beschreibung

La Palma, Caldera de TaburienteLa Palma is a popular hiking destination as much as a popular sun destination. You may like both, and take advantage of the very good flight connections to the island. Most prominent feature is the huge erosion crater, Caldera de Taburiente, a National Park. Highest summit here is the Roque de la Muchachos, 2426 m.

The long side of the pear shaped island points to the south. This is where volcanic features are found which can be explored on foot; just follow the GR131 marked trail. By the way: this trail is also part of the European Long Distance Path E7.

The other GR on the island is the GR130, a circular walk around the island, more level than the GR130, connecting a series of villages.

In addition to the spectacular rocky mountainous center of the island, with its volcanoes and craters, the forests in the north and northeast are a second must-see. The trade winds from the north hit the island, the air is lifted, causing a zone of semi-perpetual clouds and mist. The green moist forests with large ferns and evergreen laurel trees, often hidden in steep ravines, are an oasis compared to the dry south. We mentioned the two GR's on the island. Apart from these, many regional or local routes, well-marked, give you the opportunity to explore these micro biotopes such as the steep barrancas on the north coast or the string of volcanoes on the south crest.

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Wanderberichte

  • Caminos de La Palma

  • Alejandro Martín Calle Januar 2014
  • Nuestro último viaje transcurrió por tierras de la Macaronesia. En enero del 2014 recorrimos aproximadamente 200 kms. de sus senderos. La isla de La Palma resultó ser un paraíso para el caminante, con senderos bien marcados, y aunque la topografí...
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Kompass
Germany
  • KOMPASS-Wanderführer La Palma WF 943
  • 30 Wandervorschläge, vom Spaziergang bis zur zünftigen Bergtour, wurden vor Ort erkundet. Die Touren sind nach ihrer Schwierigkeit gekennzeichnet und mit Profilskizzen versehen, an denen der zu überwindende Höhenunterschied, die Gehzeit sowie die Einkehrmöglichkeiten abzulesen sind. Read more
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Kompass
Germany
  • KOMPASS-Wanderführer Mallorca WF 5910
  • 33 Touren• Auf einer Fläche von 3642 km2 zeigt die Mittelmeerinsel Mallorca eine enorme Landschaftsvielfalt. Zwischen schroffen Gebirgszügen und der fruchtbaren Zentralebene, ­bekannten oder verborgenen Sandstränden und imposanten felsigen Küstenabschnitten erwarten Sie wunderbare Wanderungen und Bergtouren. • Dieser kombinierte Wander- und... Read more
Kompass
Germany
  • La Palma DuMont Wanderführer
  • Herrliche Gipfeltouren, Panoramawege und Wanderungen hoch über dem Atlantischen Ozean erwarten Sie auf La Palma, der kanarischen Vulkaninsel mit ihren über 2000 Meter hohen Bergen. Jede der 30 Touren ermöglicht einen perfekten Wandertag: Exakte Wegbeschreibung, Karte und Höhenprofil sind jeweils durch die zugeordneten Wegpunkte eng aufeinander... Read more
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The Book Depository
United Kingdom
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids La Palma | Deltas |
  • Gedetailleerde routebeschrijvingen - Alle praktische informatie in een oogopslag - Handige routekaarten en hoogteprofielen Informatief en overzichtelijk - Alle belangrijke gegevens voor je vertrek in één oogopslag: moeilijkheidsgraad, afstand en hoogtemeters, geschatte wandeltijd, karakter van de wandeling, en meer - Handige oriëntatiepunten... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
2014
  • Wandelgids La Palma
  • Gedetailleerde routebeschrijvingen - Alle praktische informatie in een oogopslag - Handige routekaarten en hoogteprofielen Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2011
  • Wandelgids Wanderführer La Palma | Hikeline |
  • Goede handzame wandelgids met duidelijke kaarten en informatieve tekst. watervast papier. La Palma ist die naturbelassenste Insel der Kanaren und eine der steilsten Inseln der Erde. Der regenreiche und immergrüne Norden ermöglicht Touren durch dschungelartige Wälder und verschlafene Bergdörfer. Neben den jahrtausendalten Drachenbäumen und dem... Read more
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Germany
2011
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2013
  • Wandelgids La Palma (Nederlandstalig) | Rother |
  • Uitstekende wandelgids met een groot aantal dagtochten in dal en hooggebergte. Met praktische informatie en beperkt kaartmateriaal! Wandelingen in verschillende zwaarte weergegeven in rood/blauw/zwart. Deze Rother gids is vertaald in het Nederlands! De Rother wandelgids La Palma bevat 63 wandelingen. La Palma is het groenste eiland van de... Read more
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Netherlands
2013
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eBooks.de
Germany
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
  • Wandelgids La Palma en EL Hierro | Sunflower |
  • Wandelgids: vele dagtochten worden degelijk beschreven met openbaar vervoer informatie, goede routebeschrijvingen en kaartmateriaal. Tevens enkele autotochten. La Palma: 3 car tours, 38 long and short walks, 22 picnic suggestionsEl Hierro: 1 car tour, 12 long and short walks, 8 picnic suggestionsThere are now charter flights from the UK to La... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • La Palma and El Hierro: Car Tours and Walks
  • La Palma and El Hierro in the Landscape series by Sunflower, a pocket guide intended for walkers and featuring a touring section showing car trip itineraries with picnic suggestions. Whether you tour La Palma or El Hierro by car or discover them on foot, Noel introduces you to the islands` best beauty spots.For La Palma: 3 car tours (with... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
2015
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Lanzarote tour and trail | Discovery Walking guides |
  • Lanzarote Tour & Trail Super-Durable Map 4th edition covers this big island at a scale of 1:40,000 resulting in the most detailed and toughest map of Lanzarote that you can buy. New for the 4th edition of Lanzarote's favourite map are; Arrecife Circunvalacion (bypass) now upgraded to motorway status with elevated roundabout junctions, GR131... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Lanzarote Tour & Trail Super-Durable Map
  • ”Lanzarote Tour & Trail Super-Durable Map 4th edition covers this big island at a scale of 1:40,000 resulting in the most detailed and toughest map of Lanzarote that you can buy. New for the 4th edition of Lanzarote`s favourite map are; Arrecife Circunvalacion (bypass) now upgraded to motorway status with elevated roundabout junctions, GR131... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma à pied
  • La Palma in a French language guide with 18 walks from two to over six hours long presented on detailed topographic mapping, plus a 160km tour around the island (GR130) and an 86km route across its mountain (GR131). The guide is published by the FFRP, Fédération Française de la Randonnée Pédestre, publishers of the renowned series of... Read more
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IGN
France
  • L'île de La Palma à pied - IN01
  • Guide FFRandonnée L'île de La Palma à piedPR 18 balades. Un premier topo-guide international résolument placé sous le signe du soleil. Les vents et les précipitations ont façonné des paysages exceptionnel... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
2016
  • Wandelgids La Palma | Rother |
  • Uitstekende wandelgids met een groot aantal dagtochten in dal en hooggebergte. Met praktische informatie en beperkt kaartmateriaal! Wandelingen in verschillende zwaarte weergegeven in rood/blauw/zwart. Das Standardwerk – 59 ausgewählte Wanderungen an den Küsten und in den Bergen der »Isla Bonita« Die grünste Insel der Kanaren erwartet den... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
2015
  • La Palma - German Text
  • This Rother Walking Guide to La Palma (ALL TEXT IS IN GERMAN), presents the hiker with 64 varied and entertaining tour suggestions incorporating every region on the island - the guide includes 112 colour photos and colour hiking maps at 1:50.000 or 1:100,000 scale, and an overview map for general planning at 1:250,000. From physically demanding... Read more
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Netherlands
2015
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma: Caldera de Taburiente National Park Map/Guide (Spanish ed.)
  • Caldera de Taburiente National Park on La Palma at 1:25,000 on a contoured and GPS compatible map from IGN/CNIG with cartography from their topographic survey of Spain. The map is accompanied by a SPANISH language guide with descriptions of walks, contact details for recommended accommodation, etc. The map has contours at 10m intervals enhanced... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma: Caldera de Taburiente National Park Map/Guide (English ed.)
  • Caldera de Taburiente National Park on La Palma at 1:25,000 on a contoured and GPS compatible map from IGN/CNIG with cartography from their topographic survey of Spain. The map is accompanied by a 73-page English language guide with descriptions of walks, contact details for recommended accommodation, etc. The map has contours at 10m intervals... Read more
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United Kingdom
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Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart La Palma | Discovery walking guides |
  • Our large 1:40,000 scale, combined with splitting the island into a North (Landscape view) and South (Portrait view) with a generous overlap, produces double sided map whose total size is 840mm by 600mm and folds to 235mm by 120mm. You get the most detailed map of La Palma that is produced including our 'Tour & Trail' level of detail ranging... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma Tour and Trail Map
  • La Palma at 1:40,000 on a double-sided walking map from Discovery Walking Guides with vivid altitude coluring providing an excellent picture of the topography, hiking routes cross-referenced to the publisher’s guide, waymarked CNIG routes, etc.The map, printed on light waterproof and tear-resistant plastic paper, has bright altitude colouring... Read more
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Karten

Kompass
Germany
  • Mallorca 1:150.000 MARCO POLO Karten - Ibiza - Formentera - Menorca
  • Es ist gut zu wissen, wo sich die bedeutenden kulturellen und landschaftlichen Sehenswürdigkeiten befinden. Das präzise und klar lesbare Kartenbild der MARCO POLO Karte führt Sie nicht nur zu diesen wirklich interessanten Stellen, sondern zeigt Ihnen außerdem noch viele andere wissenswerte Details. Dank des großen Maßstabs 1:150 000 können Sie... Read more
Kompass
Germany
  • Teneriffa - Gran Canaria 1:150.000 MARCO POLO Karten
  • Es ist gut zu wissen, wo sich die bedeutenden kulturellen und landschaftlichen Sehenswürdigkeiten befinden. Das präzise und klar lesbare Kartenbild der MARCO POLO Karte führt Sie nicht nur zu diesen wirklich interessanten Stellen, sondern zeigt Ihnen außerdem noch viele andere wissenswerte Details. Dank des großen Maßstabs 1:150 000 können Sie... Read more
Kompass
Germany
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United Kingdom
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Germany
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Landkaart - wegenkaart - wandelkaart La Palma | Freytag und Berndt |
  • Goede overzichtskaart van La Palma. Juist deze kaart is bij uitstek geschikt voor vele doeleinden. Zowel voor de auto als voor de aktieve vakantieganger goed. Overigens vinden wij dat de Freytag & Berndt kaarten van de Spaanse en Portugese eilanden iets meer gericht zjin op algemeen toerisme en iets minder op wandelen; voor wandelen raden we... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
2015
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IGN
France
2015
  • 230 - Mallorca
  • Idéale pour préparer vos randos en Espagne aux alentours de Mallorca. Texte en allemand uniquement. Read more
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Netherlands
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Germany
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma
  • La Palma at 1:50,000 on a waterproof and tear-resistant, contoured and GPS compatible map from Kompass, with extensive tourist overprint, plus street plans of Santa Cruz de la Palma and Los Llanos de Aridane.Topography is vividly presented by contours at 100m intervals, enhanced by relief shading plus spot heights. An overprint highlights local... Read more
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De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart 2230 Mallorca | Kompass |
  • Set met vier zeer gedetailleerde wandelkaarten van het eiland met alle wandelpaden gekleurd ingetekend. Hoogtelijnen, wegen, bushaltes, campings: alles staat er op! Met coordinaten, dus GPS toepasbaar. Die GPS-genauen KOMPASS Karten sind ideal für Ihre nächste Tour! Der lesefreundliche Maßstab und nützliche Informationen über die Region... Read more
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Germany
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mallorca 35K Kompass 4-Map Set No. 2230
  • Mallorca on a set of four double-sided, contoured and GPS compatible maps at 1:35,000 from Kompass with exceptionally detailed presentation of the topography, extensive overprint for hiking trails and cycling routes, accommodation and places of interest, etc, plus street plans of central Palma de Mallorca, Platja de Palma, Sóller, Alcúdia/Port... Read more
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Netherlands
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Germany
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Lanzarote
  • Lanzarote at 1:50,000 on a contoured and GPS compatible map from Kompass, with extensive tourist overprint, plus street plans of Arrecife, Puerto del Carmen and Teguise. Coverage includes the nearby islands of Graciosa, Montaña Clara and Alwegranza.Topography is vividly presented by contours at 50m intervals, enhanced by relief shading plus... Read more
IGN
France
  • 241 - Lanzarote
  • Idéale pour préparer vos randos en Espagne aux alentours de Lanzarote. Texte en allemand uniquement. Read more
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Germany
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Mallorca 35K Kompass Hiking Atlas No. 2753
  • Mallorca in an A5, paperback hiking atlas from Kompass providing contoured and GPS compatible mapping of the island at 1:35,000, with graded hiking trails, numerous recreational facilities and places of interest, an index, plus a fold-out route planning map overprinted to show the area covered by each individual atlas page.Landscape is... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma del Condado
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:25,000 published by the Instituto Geográfico Nacional – Centro Nacional de Información Geograficá, the country’s civilian survey organization. The maps have contours at 10m intervals and colouring and/or graphics to show different types of vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • La Palma del Condado
  • Topographic coverage of mainland Spain at 1:50,000 from the Centro Geográfico del Ejército, the country’s military survey organization. Contours are at 20m intervals, without additional relief shading but with graphics and/or colouring to show different types of terrain, vegetation or land use. Boundaries of national parks and other protected... Read more
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Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Santa Cruz de la Palma 50K Spain CNIG Topographic Survey Map No. 1085
  • Santa Cruz de la Palma area – the central part of La Palma, map No. 1085 in the topographic coverage of the Canary Islands at 1:50,000 from the Instituto Geográfico Nacional - Centro Nacional de Información Geograficá, Spain’s civilian survey organization. Maps in the MTN50 (Mapa Topográfico Nacional) series begun in late 1990s have contours at... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • La Palma Pocket Map
  • La Palma at 1:75,000 in a series of handy holiday pocket maps from Freytag & Berndt. The map is laminated, so waterproof and tear-resistant, and highlights the publishers’ recommendations of five best choices in five categories: adventure, culture, food, nature and sights, all listed on the reverse with a brief note. On one side is a road map... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Canary Islands West: Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Palma, Gomera, Hierro
  • Western Canary Islands (Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Palma, Gomera and Hierro) at 1:500,000 in a series of regional road map of Spain from the country’s civilian survey organization IGN-CNIG (Instituto Geográfico Nacional - Centro Nacional de Información Geográfica), vividly presenting the topography by altitude colouring, boundaries of... Read more
De Zwerver
Netherlands
  • Wandelkaart Fuerteventura | Discovery Walking Guides |
  • Fuerteventura Super-Durable Map is a large (100k) scale topographical map of the island detailing all the major, secondary and minor tarmacked roads plus dirt roads and walking trails, including the GR131 official route, on a 840mm by 700mm Super-Durable map sheet which folds to a pocketable 235mm by 120mm using a specialist 'concertina map'... Read more
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United Kingdom
  • Fuerteventura Super-Durable Map
  • Fuerteventura at 1:100,000 on a light, waterproof and tear-resistant, GPS compatible map from Discovery Walking Guides, with vivid presentation of the island’s topography, large street plans of its most visited resorts, plus timetables for local bus services. Current edition of this title was published in spring 2015.Topography is presented by... Read more
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Walking holidays

Macs Adventure
United Kingdom
  • Trails of La Palma: La Isla Bonita
  • A self-guided walking tour exploring the wild north and volcanic central belt of La Palma, Canary Islands. La Palma is known as ‘La Isla Bonita’ for good reason; this beautiful isle is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, filled with deep gorges, laurel forests, dramatic cliffs and coastline. You can easily explore all of this thanks to La Palma’s... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - La Palma
  • La Palma, het mooiste der Canarische Eilanden, ook wel La Isla Bonita genoemd, met unieke nevelwouden in het noorden. Maar ook het maanlandschap van de Cumbre Vieja en de immense, 2 km diepe, krater van de wereldberoemde Caldera de Taburiente. De wandelvakantie eindigt met een laatste blik op de rusteloze aarde en de eindeloze blauwe oceaan. Read more
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Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Spanje - La Palma
  • La Palma, een piepklein eilandje dat bijna loodrecht uit de zee oprijst. Hier geen overvolle stranden zoals op Tenerife of Gran Canaria, maar een uitgebreid en goed onderhouden wandelpadennet en een weelderige, erg verscheiden natuur. Niet zonder reden draagt La Palma de bijnaam 'la Isla Bonita'. Ervaren wandelaars noemen het zelfs hét mooiste... Read more
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Aktivatours
Netherlands
  • La Palma, Hacienda San Jorge*** 8 dagen
  • Wandelen op La Isla bonita La Palma is het meest noordwestelijk gelegen Canarische eiland, gelegen in de Atlantische Oceaan ter hoogte van Afrika. Het onderscheidt zich van andere Canarische Eilanden als Tenerife en Gran Canaria door het ontbreken van massatoerisme. Het eiland kent enkel bescheiden ecotoerisme en de reizigers die het eiland... Read more
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Netherlands
  • La Palma, Las Olas**** 8 dagen
  • Wandelen op La Isla bonita La Palma is het meest noordwestelijk gelegen Canarische eiland, gelegen in de Atlantische Oceaan ter hoogte van Afrika. Het onderscheidt zich van andere Canarische Eilanden als Tenerife en Gran Canaria door het ontbreken van massatoerisme. Het eiland kent enkel bescheiden ecotoerisme en de reizigers die het eiland... Read more
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