Welcome to La Palma

La Palma, widely regarded as the lesser known Canary Island, offers a little bit of something for everyone. From spectacular mountain scenery, black sand beaches to delicate architecture.  La Palma is an island of hidden delights, only known to those who make the decision to venture from the beaten track. A starlight and world biosphere reserve, this island promises beauty at every twist and turn, with its true magic coming alive in the dead of night. Aptly named “The Beautiful Island”, La Palma is home to breath-taking scenery, vivid landscapes and thick luscious forests.

Tour Highlights

  • Experience La Palma at sunset on a boat tour
  • Visit the sights on an island tour
  • Relax on the tranquil beach at Los Cancajos
  • Meander through the picturesque streets of Santa Cruz
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  • Dates & Prices

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    February 9 - February 16, 2019 (8 days)

    Standard Blind Price: £1199 Book Now

    Discounted Sighted Price: £699 Contact us for availability

    The prices shown below are for non-UK travellers and do not include return flights and transfers. If you are travelling from within the UK, please .

    Standard Blind Price: 1069 GBP Book Now

    Discounted Sighted Price: 669 GBP Contact us for availability

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    Sunset over the mountains
  • The salt planes of La Palma

    What's Included

    • Flights and transfers from the UK (UK prices only)
    • 7 nights hotel accommodation at H10 Taburiente Playa La Palma
    • All breakfasts and 6 dinners
    • Specified excursions
    • Services of local guides
    • Services of a Traveleyes tour manager
  • Excursions

    • A guided island tour
    • Sunset boat tour of La Palma
    • Visit La Palma's banana plantation
    A wooden boat moored in sand

Below is the itinerary for the holiday. Please click each day for more information.

Saturday 9th February

Today we shall depart for our flight to La Palma. Upon arrival we will transfer to our hotel and check in.

Dinner included. Overnight in La Palma.

Sunday 10th February

Enjoy today at leisure, either under the sun, by the pool or in the warm revitalising sea water. Make your way down to the nearby beach and experience first hand why this island earned the name La Isla Bonita.

Breakfast and dinner included. Overnight in La Palma.

Monday 11th February

Today we embark on a guided tour of this idyllic island. We will visit landmarks such as the San Antiono Volcano and the breathtaking national park of Caldera de Taburuente. Our tour begins visiting the chapel Virgen de Las Nieves, whose intricate and ornate interior are a welcome contrast to its humble exterior. We’ll continue our tour, taking note of the spectacular coastal scenery as we make our way from point to point.

We shall stop at Molino de Ramon y Vina, where we will learn about how pottery was produced by the ancient aboriginal’s inhabitants the Guanches. We then make our way to the impressive San Antonia Volcano, where the black landscape stands out against the vibrant greenery that coats the island. Next discover the beauty of La Cumbrecita, which offers incredible views over the national park, which is home to one of the largest craters in the world. This is our last point on the tour, where we will make our way to a viewing point to take in the true beauty Caldera de Taburiente has to offer.

Breakfast and dinner included. Overnight in La Palma.

Tuesday 12th February

Today is yours to explore the island. A starlight and world biosphere reserve, there is no shortage of activities to partake in. Visit the town of Santa Cruz, the capital of La Palma. This quaint and picturesque town is the perfect way to spend an afternoon. Amble through the streets bursting with an array of colourful buildings and soak up the decidedly Canarian feel to this idyllic town.  Pay a visit to the capital’s market, which takes place until 2pm, to get a true experience of life on this idyllic island.

Breakfast and dinner included. Overnight in La Palma.

Wednesday 13th February

Today the morning is yours to take in more of this surprising island. This evening, we take to the waters to discover more of the hidden wonders La Palma has to offer. On this sunset boat tour of the coast line of La Palma we visit wonders such as Cueva Bonita, a cave promising emerald waters and seemingly gold ceilings due to a natural trick of the light. We then venture on to Prois de Candelaria, a jagged and rugged coastline on the east of the island. Here you will find a number of small dwellings, where locals have built shelters to enjoy this stunning example of Mother Nature’s architecture in the hot summer days.

Further along the coast we will find Playa La Veta, another feat of natural beauty, with a black sand beach surrounded by imposing and vast cliffs. Throughout our sunset tour, we will be looking for the many dolphins and whales that reside in these waters and can often be spotted swimming alongside the boat.

Breakfast included. Overnight in La Palma.

Thursday 14th February

Today we embark on a tour of Ecofinca Plantanologico, La Palma’s banana plantation. This farming estate is home to a fantastic ecosystem, where all manner of produce grows from banana’s to papaya. Here we will learn all about agricultural production and the work that goes into the sustainable ecosystem. We will be guided through the thick, luscious garden where we will discover everything there is to know about banana farming- an integral part of La Palma history!

This afternoon we shall have some free time to explore Peurto Naos, known for its jet black sand beaches and beautiful blue waters. Immerse yourself in the laid back atmosphere of this stunning coastal town, enjoy lunch overlooking the promenade and meander through the streets.

Breakfast and dinner included. Overnight in La Palma.

Friday 15th February

Today enjoy one last day on this magnificent island. Use your free time to visit the beach and take in the tranquil sounds of the ocean lapping on the shore. Visit one of the many museums in Santa Cruz to learn more about the varied history of La Palma. Or, spend your final day soaking up the last of the island sun before returning home.

Breakfast and dinner included. Overnight in La Palma.

Saturday 16th February

Today we check out from our hotel and head to the airport ready to fly home.

Breakfast included.

Single supplement cost £240