Barranco de Herradura
Key information: Barranco de Herradura
- The green, volcanic La Palma is said to be one of the world's most mountainous islands.
- This walk combines stunning views over one of the island's most interesting barrancos (ravines) Barranco del Agua, a UNESCO biosphere reserve with a walk deep into the Barranco de Herradura.
- See fine examples of the Canary Islands' unique vegetation, a remnant of the Mediterranean flora of wetter times.
- Walkopedia rating81
- Natural interest15
- Human interest4
- Negative points0
- Total rating81
- Level of Difficulty: Strenuous
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