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Barranco de Fataga

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Absolutely stunning place, why people visit GC and just stick to the beaches and bars is beyond me... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Leeds, United Kingdom

We took the bus number 18 from Maspalomas heading for Fataga and got off at the Necropolis del... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 Jul 2018
4 Mar 2018
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Gc-60, 35108 Fataga, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

Absolutely stunning place, why people visit GC and just stick to the beaches and bars is beyond me, a 20 minute drive and you are in heaven!

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We took the bus number 18 from Maspalomas heading for Fataga and got off at the Necropolis del Arteara. (This in itself was worth a visit) From the lookout point at the Necropolis we followed the pathway up the hill to the small roadway and...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

This small village has narrow streets traveling up the mountain, oftentimes winding. Meander the roads and you will come across a bakery that sells a limited number of tasty cookies, an artist´s gallery and a handful of friendly citizens who warmly welcome you.

Thank W F
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A very windey and steep climb to the village of Fataga, a picturesque little village, only half an hour drive from Maspalomas. Halfway on your drive,is a viewing point to a stunning mountains, worth visiting.

Thank angie9932
Reviewed 8 May 2017

A very twisty and stunning drive up from Maspalomas to Fataga. There is a stunning mirador, viewing point, about half way along the road from Maspalomas with plenty of parking spaces.

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

I cycled up to this area from El Tablero and it is a really beautiful climb, hard but once you get there it is really beautiful and fantastic. You could go by car of course but the climb by bike is slow and you can...More

Thank René A
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The view was nice but its not all that. There are some parts that were absolutely lovely but the rest were treacherous and not all that I am afraid, the roads were quiet good but scary. They say it has a lot of palm trees,...More

Thank naztc
Reviewed 12 November 2016

One off the most spectacular views on the Island. If you drive out from Maspolomas towards Fataga you will pass this vantage point with beautiful views down the Fataga Barranco. One of the best places to be to appreciate the rugged beauty of the Island....More

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