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Barranco de Guayadeque

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Ingenio, 35250, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 78 00 76
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All reviews cave houses cave restaurant souvenir shop la era scenic drive popular with locals interesting caves dead end hired a car interesting place pre hispanic excellent museum palm trees great trip aguimes ravine nature
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Try to imagine go for weekend house in cave!:) what a unique to see how the people use every small piece of ground to grow olive or orange trees or any other plants...:)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank karinhendrickx
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Take time to travel up this area, driving up the winding roads, enjoying the various viewpoints. Choose a stop at a local bar or café and see real Canarian life, you'll be welcomed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Robert H
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful ravine with stunning flowers and trees. Many new and old cave dwellings. Very peaceful and a lovely contrast to the coastal resorts.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elaine A
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We visited in the hope to find somewhere to walk around. Guidance on the Lonely Planet website told us to visit the museum for information about walks, but they didn't have any, and directed us about 7km up the road. We kept driving and ended...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Amy C
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We have rent a car for driving around Barranco de Guayadeque, but it is only recommended for experienced drivers. Roads are narrow and scary, but worth every miute. Beautiful view, with the most special "built in the rock-village" I've ever seen. It's fascinatiing to see...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sightseer747272
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We had a thoroughly enjoyable day out in the valleys and mountains and the Barranco de Guayadeque was our first stop. To find this place, navigate to the Museo de Guayadeque and then keep driving up the road where you will eventually come to a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank flamingice
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Just returned from a fantastic day at this MUST DO trip. We hired a car and were able to visit at our own speed. The journey up there is stunning and very interesting. Visit the Museum on the way up, as then you’ll appreciate what...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank GingerRufus
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend but don't follow directions via TA link; Google directs you to center of Carrizal! Thankfully another review on here mentioned a stop at the Museo de Guayadeque on the GC-103 which we navigated to and on up to a beautiful cafe with a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank Jameos
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

If you have a car this is a must see! Fantastic day out really interesting to see how they used to live in these caves and how people today still live in them also they have caves you can stay in.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank damo700
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Great trip to the ravine to see the caves that were occupied by the first inhabitants of the island. Don't miss a visit to the Museo de Guayadeque on the GC-103 road (you can't miss it). Excellent museum built into a large cave. Very interesting...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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20 June 2018|
Response from h_kano242 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! Best thing is to rent a car I suppose ...
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Response from Chrlswrpa | Reviewed this property |
Yes parking right up close to the caves.