Church in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Ermita Nuestra Señora de las Nieves

This beautiful, whitewashed chapel in Puerto de las Nieves sits just back from the water, a tiny and exceptionally rewarding haven of peace. The small chapel contains a renowned 16th-century Flemish triptych...

Landmark in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Dedo de Dios

From the jetty you can see the stump of the Dedo de Dios (God’s Finger), a basalt monolithic rock, former icon of Puerto de las Nieves and a low-key tourist attraction until it took a tumble in a 2005 hurricane....

Museum in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Museo de la Rama

Next to the Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Concepción, this small museum honours the town’s most important annual festival, La Rama, with explanations, history and displays, including the quaint papier-mâché...

Gardens in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Huerto de las Flores

A leafy retreat on a sweltering day, this charming 19th-century garden has more than 300 tropical plants and a cafe that serves coffee produced in the nearby Valle de Agaete.

Farm in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Finca La Laja

Finca La Laja cultivates tropical fruit and grapes alongside coffee beans, and there's a tour that includes tastings of both their coffee and wine.