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Address: Puerto Santa Cruz de La Palma, Santa Cruz de la Palma, La Palma, Spain

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The harbour area is a working port with ferries, ships and cruise liners Large free car park and a promenade along the front which is Quite nice The area itself is t that... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
no1missmarple
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Towcester, United Kingdom
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Towcester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The harbour area is a working port with ferries, ships and cruise liners Large free car park and a promenade along the front which is Quite nice The area itself is t that spectacular head into town and wander the streets instead

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2017 via mobile

The area was pleasant with lots of cafes and bars the ship seemed a little out of place at the end of the plaza, but those who visited it said that it was enjoyable. Cross,over the road and go,up,the hill to the small 'folly' fort and admire the views over the Bay.

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Sundsvall, Sweden
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

If you want to know how it was on the original Santa Maria you'll get disappointed, but if you like ships in general you might like it.

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Thank saftsoppa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Only little but worth spending £4.5 as you can find lots of interesting informations. Inside the boat there is some information about discovering la Palma and Naval roads and after you done with bit of learning you free to go on the top of the boat.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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688 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We liked walking around here. We arrived on the cruise ship queen Victoria and were only here for a day. It was good.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

The back streets are very pretty and worth a visit, You should get there early as the shops close for siesta. Lots of little bars and restaurants to experience traditional Spanish paella at reasonable prices.

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Seaford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016

We walked an hour from our hotel along the coast to Santa Cruz. There is no seafront to speak of, it is more akin to a building site and very ugly. The main avenue with all the shops is interesting and worth stopping at a cafe for a rest. It was worth a visit but I doubt we will return.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Little town and can walk it in an hour but nothing else to do for the remaining three hours! Less than 5 impressive balconies, shops all the same. I would not have wasted half a day if I knew what is going to be like. Do the north tour instead as Santa Cruz has nothing to offer.

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wigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2016

Booked onto a trip to Santa Cruz. Walked around the town in next to no time. Had a look in the church - very nice apart from the beggar at the front door. Had 4 hrs to kill so had a beer and a sandwich. Had to wait ages for the bill so was on the last minute for the... More 

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 26, 2016

There are some beautiful areas of the port of Santa Cruz de la Palma, and some very untidy building sites - a work in progress. We were last here about five years ago and we have noticed a lot of changes and improvements especially to the cruise port and harbour area. There are a lot of new buildings, the road... More 

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