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El bufadero de La Garita

Paseo maritimo de la Playa de La Garita, 35212, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
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They say it's the island breathing

I can see why the Canarians say this is the island breathing. It can be quite mesmerising just to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
flamingice
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Kent
EL BUFADERO – Roaring nature at work

That’s a good way to spend your time when the weather is not so good. It is relatively easy to... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Dalv
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Pitesti
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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Paseo maritimo de la Playa de La Garita, 35212, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can see why the Canarians say this is the island breathing. It can be quite mesmerising just to watch the water fill in and shoot back out into the sky and we were glad we made the effort to stop off here. This place...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

That’s a good way to spend your time when the weather is not so good. It is relatively easy to reach from the GC 1 highway. On the way to Las Palmas, after the airport entrance you’ll reach soon the entrance to Garita. There you...More

Thank Dalv
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Near airport on vulcanic rock beach. We came to see it twice on low and high tide (recomended). Nice to sit down for few minutes and admire rough see. But do not be too close!!!

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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We parked our car at the parking place and walked down the rocks. It is just overwhelming to look at how the waves is forced into the blowhole again and again. It was perfect weather so we just sat for 15 min or more and...More

1  Thank Ole M
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

It’s an odd rock formation that has been created by the power of the ocean. Looks really odd as the water comes filling up through and out of the hole, and is then sucked back down into it again.

1  Thank NinaTom
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Here you can see the impressive power of the ocean. Do not go to close! It is really interesting but as one reviewer remarked it can be very dangerous so be careful. We spent some time watching not only the bufadero, but the waves crashing...More

Thank Nikolai L
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Excellent spot to go there and spent one hour of your time just watching the waves and the sea. I do recommend.

1  Thank Fr4nc1sc0
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

On November 6th the Atlantic Ocean was rough. A group of young photographers were making their best shots of the “El Bufadero de La Garita” they were sitting as close as possible around the hole when suddenly a big wave grabbed one of them and...More

11  Thank DannyXSP
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Park in the town and walk to the right for 10 min there is a side track on your left of raded red. Strain in front of the path is the blow hole. Well worth a trip. And the local cake shop is awesome and...More

1  Thank Lee C
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

It is so beautiful place, but there is a lot of garbage around here. But Bufadero alone is so amazing. I Could watch it hours and hours. So impressive. And free parking place nearby. It is prohibited to come near to this phenomena but we...More

1  Thank Gabriela K
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