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Palmex Cactus

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A lovely garden open by a nice couple.

We tried to find this place on our previous trips to La Palma but managed it this time. It was well... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Letchworth, United Kingdom

This cacti garden is a private gem whose owners, passionate about succulents, are very helpful... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
new york
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Calle Santa Ana 8 - El Paso - Ile de La Palma - Canaries Horaires : mardi - mercredi - jeudi -Toute l'année de 10h à 14h
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Calle Santa Ana 8, 38759 El Paso, La Palma, Spain
+34 922 46 48 62
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We tried to find this place on our previous trips to La Palma but managed it this time. It was well worth the wait. It is obviously a labour of love and it shows. huge and impressive cacti are the stars but the overall walk...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Johnevaughan
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This cacti garden is a private gem whose owners, passionate about succulents, are very helpful, friendly, and full of information. Their collection of agave and cacti is wide ranging and beautifully tended. One could roam through the garden for hours, soaking in the beauty and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ginsengNewYork
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to visit Palmex Cactus, and were pleased to discover a hidden gem. You’ll walk into a garden with cacti that span many years, some which tower over you. The owners, Veronica and Carl, were explaining...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank pjenner2017
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Once you can find the place you will enjoy it. No entrance fee, no toilets, no coffee, just lots and lots of cactus from all over the world. Apparently two falcons also visit but we didn't see them. Nice birds all over but very quick...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Jacko070
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

We had heard how good this attraction was on TripAdvisor but our visit exceeded our high expectations We were greeted by the 2 enthusiastic owners and immediately paid a visit by the local falcon who flew down to be fed on scraps of meat -...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank isolar
Reviewed October 19, 2016

The garden is very big, and the owners are working on an expansion at the moment, too. Some cacti have been growing there since the 70s or 80s, and have become huge. The plants and cacti are brought in from around the world. The owners...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Eksnir
Reviewed April 24, 2016

I visited the cactus garden with my wife as we both love plants and flowers of all types, Palmex did not disappoint, in fact, in my opinion it was getting close to the standard of Majorelle in Marrakesh for not only the superb array of...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Heedchef
Reviewed December 28, 2015

Very friendly and passionate hosts can tell you great stories about how they restored and developed this wonderful garden, while leaving plenty of room to explore and enjoy on your own. The garden has an amazing variety of shapes, sizes and colors. Just when you...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank teunvdheuvel
Reviewed July 1, 2015

It was amazing to visit this garden that is privately owned. After ringing their bell they opened up especially for us. the wonderful owners let us walk around and told us passionately about the cactuses. I had never seen cactuses of many meters tall! It's...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank acdeleeuw
Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

After a search to visit Palmex Cactus we managed to find cactus paradise. Apparently a sign was missing (at least that is what the owners told us). At fore hand we didn't know what to expect but afterwards we (my wife, myself and our 10...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank 838jeanpault
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