Walking in La Gomera

Discover the botanical paradise of La Gomera on foot. La Gomera, the greenest of the Canary Islands, lies just 30 km off the coast of Tenerife, but is a world away in terms of atmosphere and landscape. Steep cliffs along the rocky coastline give way to volcanic peaks inland and deep gorges, or barrancos, limit access to many parts of the island. 

La Gomera's greatest treasures are found in the National Park Garajonay, among the dense vegetation of its mysterious laurel woods, where centuries-old trees clothed in moss give the impression of a tropical rain forest. In the valleys terraced landscapes of banana, papaya and mango trees are equally beautiful. The rugged coast of steep cliffs and small coves are another delight. 
Public list
outdooractive.com User
A list by
Laura Paterson
updated on: 2018-12-17
Responsible for this content
Macs Adventure

Presentation
Hiking trail · La Gomera

El Cedro to Chipude

Hiking trail
2017-12-18
difficult
11.6 km
6:00 h
688 m
439 m
( 1 )
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · La Gomera

Chipude to Vallehermoso

Hiking trail
2017-12-18
moderate
14.5 km
6:00 h
442 m
1329 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · La Gomera

Vallehermoso Loop Walk via Santa Clara

Hiking trail
2017-12-18
difficult
13.5 km
5:30 h
822 m
822 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · La Gomera

Vallehermoso to Hermigua

Hiking trail
2017-12-18
difficult
17.8 km
7:00 h
1107 m
1115 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail · La Gomera

Hermigua Loop Walk

Hiking trail Santa Catalina Beach
2017-12-18
moderate
12.1 km
5:30 h
753 m
766 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail
2017-12-18
moderate
9.6 km
4:30 h
114 m
1023 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail
2017-12-18
moderate
15.2 km
7:00 h
678 m
1605 m
by Minna Harshbarger,  Macs Adventure
Hiking trail
2018-12-17
moderate
4 km
7:00 h
189 m
463 m
by Laura Paterson,  Macs Adventure