Things to see and do - Santa Cruz de la Palma
Santa Cruz de la Palma Travel guide
Santa Cruz de la Palma : Michelin's recommendations
The main town on the island was founded by Lugo in 1493, at the foot of a high cliff. With the export of cane sugar, and the booming shipbuilding business, Santa Cruz was one of the largest ports in Spain in the 16C. Today, this peaceful town boasts a seaside promenade lined with elegant wooden-balconied façades.
Tourist attractions Santa Cruz de la Palma : Things to see and do
The road winding north of La Palma is lined with laurel bushes and pine trees and climbs up to one of the world's most important astrophysical observatories (2 423m). Here you are just a few metres from the summit and an impressive vista of the whole..
La Palma is also dubbed "Beautiful Island" or "Green Island" on account of its lush woodland comprising wild laurel, pines and banana trees. Its tallest peak reaches 2 426m, making it the highest island in the world relative to it..
Hotels Santa Cruz de la Palma
San Telmo, 5 E - 38700 Santa Cruz de la Palma
Hotel San Telmo is located in central Santa Cruz de la Palma. This restored 17th-century building offers rooms with satellite TV and a private bathroom. The property features modern interiors and a lounge with armchairs and ocean views. There is als..
Avenida Maritima, 75 E - 38700 Santa Cruz de la Palma
Offering studios with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Hotel Castillete is set on Santa Cruz de la Palma’s oceanfront avenue. It features a snack bar, terrace and free Wi-Fi. Each simply decorated studio at Hotel Castillete has a seating area with a sof..