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Parque Cultural La Zarza

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Beautiful hike

We tried to visit this park last year but was closed then because of mudslides caused by heavy... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rob J
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A unique place!

The history is breathing from this place.. Amazing rock carvings to marvel at even if one is not a... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Ella B
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San Antonio, s/n, Garafia, La Palma, Spain
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We tried to visit this park last year but was closed then because of mudslides caused by heavy rainfall, we now understand why. La Zarza is a very beautiful park. We had an 8 km hike with very steep parts which we now understand can...More

Thank Rob J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This must be a beautiful place to do some hiking, but we chose the wrong day to visit. it rained, we didn't bring enough clothes etc. We didn't get to see the petroglifes. We decided to return to the parking lot not too long after...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The history is breathing from this place.. Amazing rock carvings to marvel at even if one is not a history fan (like me).

Thank Ella B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

The museum presentation is a little tired and out of date in it's style compared to other's on the island. However, the short walk up to the sites themselves more than makes up for it. Fascinating rock carvings than no one has been able to...More

Thank JulianSussexUK
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Lovely place to go on a hot day as its a shady, rain-foresty place where you can see rock carvings by the original inhabitants of la Palma. Quiet and peaceful it has an ancient feel to it. The information centre had more info on the...More

1  Thank TrickyWitch
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Easily located off the lp1 road although it's a long drive from anywhere, at least 90 mins from Santa Cruz The road is windy and with the stunning views you have to keep stopping When you arrive there is a small cat park and museum...More

Thank no1missmarple
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Very small information centre, but told you lots about the Gaunches and their lifestyle. A short walk takes you to see the rock carvings which I found interesting. Well worth a visit if you're interested in the history of the island.

1  Thank pigletReading
Reviewed 4 June 2016

This was a surprising find, slightly off the beaten track, but a lovely walk through the woodland to see the cave carvings.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 13 March 2016

A good shortish visit. We enjoyed the video which gave some history about the island as well as explaining the rock markings. The markings are, themselves, worth a diversion to see. The valley is very atmospheric - or, it was when we were there in...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 5 February 2016

We were travelling long the North coast of La Palma and decided to stop in here to see what it was all about. Lovely shaded walk through the forest searching for Petroglyphs. The whole caveman experience was very interesting. The rock carvings were a bit...More

1  Thank freddie s
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