Caldera of Bandama, Wine and botanical canarian garden
Hiking tour in the region Bandama (Pico y Caldera de Bandama), famous for its volcanic origin and the winegrowing – visit of a traditional bodega (winery) and of the wine museum, tasting of local wine and cheese – visit of the botanical garden.
The Senda in 4 steps
- Pico de Bandama: From peak of Bandama we have a breathtaking view over large parts of the island and into the mountains
- La Caldera de Bandama: Short hike around the volcanic crater of Bandama (about 1 – 1.5 hours), with a great view to the coast and down to the ground of the crater.
- Visit to one of the oldest wineries in Gran Canaria and the wine museum: Guided tour through the vineyards of the Bodega San Juan and the wine museum of the Finca El Mocanal in Santa Brígida. Interesting information about the history and the topicality of the viniculture in Gran Canaria, and on the single processes of wine making. A tasting of local wines and cheeses is included.
- Botanical Garden: Free visit of the botanical garden “Jardín Botánico Canario Viera y Clavijo”.
At a glance
| Time: tuesdays from 09:00 to 16:00
Languages: Spanish, English, Deutsch
Time to book in advance: 24 hours
Number of participants: 7 – 24
| Duration: 7 hours aprox.
Ideal for: Friends, Families, Couple
Intensity: Medium baja
Town: Bandama, Santa Brígida, Tafira
| Guided hiking trail in the caldera of Bandama
Visit to traditional winery and wine museum with tasting
Free visit to the Canarian botanical garden “Viera y Clavijo”
Departure and return from the hotel
|It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and shoes suitable for hiking tour of several hours. Also you should take a jacket or a raincoat, sun protection and hiking poles if needed, as well as enough water for the tour (1 l per person).|