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Spend half a day there. Amazing place showing you the power of the ocean. Not far away from lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SebastianPycz
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Bathgate, United Kingdom
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Amazing

We had a walk by coastal path by windy day and it was absolutely amazing walk with views like we... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
karinhendrickx
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Pisek, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spend half a day there. Amazing place showing you the power of the ocean. Not far away from lovely La Garita beach. Deffo worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had a walk by coastal path by windy day and it was absolutely amazing walk with views like we had never seen! Follow path to Melenara

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I went to Bufadero the la Garita in August to see the sunrise from there, being this place in the East coast of Gran Canaria. It came out that morning wasn't the best time to see the Bufadero, as the high tide that creates the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Eburninely
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Stay far away from the actual blow hole as the water does come up without warning and the rocks are so slippery. People were getting dangerously close for selfies. Being January the weather was crazy. The waves were huge coming over the side of the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Harrivdv
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We went there with low tides and weren't fully satisfacted. We went back with high tide and it was spectacular!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank stefaniacM4615DO
Reviewed 18 July 2018

There is something mesmerizing about the "breathing" nature of La Garita. If you have ever found yourself mindlessly watching waves roll in, lulled by the rhythm of their continuous yet ever changing pattern then you will enjoy stopping by La Garita. I visited it twice...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank MikeS_From_Chicago
Reviewed 20 June 2018

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

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank flamingice
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

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Dalv
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!!!

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Dean P
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

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank olem135
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