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What To Do In La Gomera

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If you have never been to La Gomera in Canary Island, you are missing out in this undiscovered treasure. Guests who visit the island will have a list of things to do on La Gomera but hiking will be on top of it. There is the National Park which is like a paradise for hikers and walkers are also encouraged as there are many hiking trails located all over the island. After the tiring expedition, they can try the Casa Efigenia more popularly known as the La Montana Restaurant. It serves late breakfast as well as lunch. The vegetable they used in their dishes are all homegrown.

If you love the beach, you will love the sunset even more in La Gomera. This is common to see the crowd coming together as sunset comes and spend their evening at the La Playa which is located in Valle Gran Rey. This is the perfect spot to have a refreshing beer and watch the local fire dancers known as Espectaculo de Fuego accompanied by drum and pipe performers.

Tourists should not miss out on the Mirador de Abrante which is a viewing point located in the northern mountain. It comes with a restaurant that offers the best view on the island. Diners will enjoy their meal as they look over the Agulo which is the most beautiful village in La Gomera. If you are not afraid of heights, you can try walking over the skywalk of the restaurant which is seven meters long and made of glass.

If you love the sea and everything below it, you will enjoy whale watching. This is done through Tina which is an excursion boat on the island. The package includes a four-hour stay on the boat, a lunch as well as a time to swim. One can depart from Playa de Santiago or Valle Gran Rey.

El Silbo is a whistling language very common in the island. If you are thinking of unique things to do on La Gomera, learning the language will top the list. It is used by farmers in order to communicate and it is also a school subject which is required for everyone on the island.