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Parque Cultural La Zarza

Address: San Antonio, s/n, Garafia, La Palma, Spain
Phone Number: 922 695 005
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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Garafia
Type: Museums, Outdoors
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Type: Museums, Outdoors
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Zurich, Switzerland
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458 reviews 458 reviews
190 attraction reviews
249 helpful votes 249 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Located along the winding road of the northern coast, this 1.5km shaded trail is a peaceful tour along a covered creek bed. Your 2€ entry fee includes access to museum, souvenir shop, video room, snack shop, tour of the trails and rock carvings and access to the restrooms. The museum area is basically one room of displays and information on... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

In La Zarza you will find some old rock drawings in a fairy tale forest. There is also a visiting center whit a little museum. The museum is not that special. You can visit it in 10 minutes. A tourist path guides you to the rock drawings. The best way to enjoy this place is to take a walk in... More 

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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

You pay a small entrance fee to visit the fenced park, which is rather small . We found the best outside the park walking the path to San Pedro and back. Tip start with the difficult part (steps, climbs ...) down the park place, you will welcome a rather comfortable way back after a 3 hours walk.

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La Palma
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2010

La Zarza is a magical experience - it feels like you are in a setting for Lord of the Rings, with caves, little wooden bridges, paths springy from pine needles and vines trailing down from above. And all surrounded by silence except for the occasional bird or twig snapping underfoot. It is easy to imagine the sounds of children playing... More 

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La Palma
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2010

The best of La Zarza is not what you find inside de Visitor Centre, it´s just everything that you find in this great environment. In this ravine, people can enjoy one of the most beautiful walks on La palma. Along the way is posible to see rocks with inscriptions from the aborigin people of the island. The walk begin by... More 

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