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Cumbre Vieja Natural Park

Cumbre Vieja Nature Reserve

La Palma

Cumbre Vieja

Cumbre Vieja Nature Reserve has a unique landscape made by the last volcanic eruptions.

Volcanic cones predominate this nature area caused by intense eruptive activity over the last million years.This ecosystem has interesting species of fauna in the laurel forests on the foothills of Cumbre Nueva.Amongst these, the laurel forest pigeons.

Cumbre Vieja Nature Reserve


Carretera LP-3, que une S/C de La Palma con Los Llanos de Aridane

Fuencaliente de la Palma, La Palma  (Canary Islands)

Type of area:Natural Park Area:7,499.7 hectares Email:informacion@visitlapalma.es Email:info@lapalmabiosfera.es Tel.:+34 922485278 Website:Cumbre Vieja Nature Reserve Website:http://www.lapalmabiosfera.es/es/la-palma/areas-naturales-protegidas/item/pn-cumbre-vieja Booking telephone number:+34 922423100

La Palma (Canary Islands):

Breña Alta, Paso, El

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What you need to know


  • Cultural information

    Nature Park with recreation areas. For example, Pilar or Pared Vieja.

  • Environmental information

    The flora is characterised by the existence of species such as the Canary Island pine, laurel forest, and scrub typical to mountain tops.The fauna in the area comprises laurel forest pigeons, and throughout this area you can see eagles, buzzards, sparrow hawks, and rooks.