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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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Old faithful of Gran Canaria

Near airport on vulcanic rock beach. We came to see it twice on low and high tide (recomended... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2018
Dean P
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
via mobile
What an amazing scenari.

We parked our car at the parking place and walked down the rocks. It is just overwhelming to look... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Ole M
via mobile
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  • Excellent65%
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  • Average7%
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28 Feb 2018
“Old faithful of Gran Canaria”
24 Jan 2018
“What an amazing scenari.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Paseo maritimo de la Playa de La Garita, 35212, Telde, Gran Canaria, Spain
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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!!!

Thank Dean P
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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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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We have almost 1 year on the Island and still a lot of things to visit. La Garita was our choice of a Sunday morning, to spend some time close to thar see but in the mean time on a quiet and relaxing place. The...More

1  Thank Luminita R
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Sit down where it's still dry and take care, it's powerfull! Nature just is. No beginning no ending. Beautiful.

1  Thank Lizenco
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