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Centro de Visitantes del Parque Nacional del Garajonay

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Large information center, shop and snack area

This visitor center tends to get crowded with day visitors coming from Tenerife. Many. buses stop... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Sarracenia
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Norman, Oklahoma
Interesting exhibits

The visitor centre towards the northern end of the National Park is well worth visiting especially... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
arborfieldman
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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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| Preparque area, La Gomera, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In our 8 days on La Gomera, we went to the Visitors' Centre twice and were helped by two different ladies. Both were brilliantly helpful, giving out free maps which in other countries would have been charged-for. The maps themselves give you everything you could...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David M
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We have been to the Visitor Centre on a number of occasions and continue to be entranced by the details of the history, geology and geography of La Gomera presented in such a simple and stylish way. A lovely way to get an introduction to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This visitor center tends to get crowded with day visitors coming from Tenerife. Many. buses stop here around noon time after visiting the other visitor center closer to El Cedro. There are clean bathrooms, a shop and a store selling some local snacks. There are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sarracenia
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

The visitor centre towards the northern end of the National Park is well worth visiting especially if you are a geography student (timeline of the formation of the Canaries, lots of rocks, development of the unique flora, migration push factors etc) and will help you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Getting to the great national park of La Gomera can be a bit of a job, particularly if you do not have a car. So go here, and really you could not do much better. Very, very informative, nice gardens, exotic flowers and very pleasant...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

A very friendly and knowledgable staff, informative displays, videos, the 3D model of the island, a perfect place to learn a lot about the magical La Gomera.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Ella B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Free admission, lovely multilingual staff, really interesting displays, models, and video clips about La Gomera. Also, a nice shady courtyard, with shops and good cafes, and good loos - again, free to use. Very handy if you're trekking through!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rickanstis
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Interesting because you can see a 3D model of Gomera. Very informative. Nice garden. Small shop. A easy walk from the mirador del Abrante restaurant. Free entrance.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank GeDa_12
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Located in the area of ​​preparque, the Visitor Center is an architectural space that blends an exhibition hall, an auditorium, an ethnographic museum, craft workshops and a botanical garden. Designed to understand the traditional Gomera culture and all the keys to understanding the unspoiled nature...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank SylvieFrancois444
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Visitors Information Centre includes small museum, good information, inevitable shop and small, pleasant garden with local and not so very local plants: do not delude yourself that huge proteas are part of Canarian nature. Though huge woody “dandelions” are real Gomerians, even if in...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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