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
E - 38700 Santa Cruz de la Palma
Laurel bushes and pine trees line the winding road which offers extensive views as it climbs to an altitude of 2 423m to the astrophysical observatory, one of the world's most important (visits by prior appointment only, call 922 40 55 00). From here..
E - Santa Cruz de la Palma
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
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..