Tourist Information in Parque Nacional de la Caldera de Taburiente

Visitor Centre

The helpful visitor centre is 5km east of El Paso on the LP-3 highway and offers free general information, detailed maps (be sure to pick up the English Caldera de Taburiente Paths map) as well as guides, an...

Tourist Information in Los Tiles

Visitor Centre

Located where the road runs out in Los Tiles, this helpful visitor centre has literature (but no maps when we last visited), a video about the biosphere, several exhibition rooms with detailed captions regarding...

Tourist Information in Parque Nacional del Teide

El Portillo Visitors Centre

A well-stocked visitors centre with a geological exhibition; the centre can also provide advice and hiking maps (though they occasionally run out of English-language maps). There's also a botanical garden outside...

Tourist Information in Anaga Mountains

Centro de Visitantes

An essential first stop in the Anaga mountains, the Centro de Visitantes has an exhibition centre and tons of materials, including information on 13 walks (several of these start from here). Displays cover the...

Tourist Information in Parque Nacional de Garajonay

La Laguna Grande

Around 4km northwest of the Pajarito junction on the GM2, this handy visitor centre has hiking-route information as well as a cafe-restaurant, a recreation area and a small exhibition about the park's birds.

Tourist Information in Parque Nacional del Teide

Juan Évora Ethnographic Museum

Named after the last person to live a traditional life in this region and converted from his former abode, this museum and visitors centre provides information about Parque Nacional del Teide and has a collection...

Tourist Information in Parque Nacional de Timanfaya

Centro de Visitantes Mancha Blanca

At the national park's official visitor centre, 2.5km southwest of Mancha Blanca village, there are excellent audiovisual and informative displays on the region's geology and history (in Spanish, English and...

Tourist Information in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Main Tourist Office

In a neo-Canarian building designed by local artist Néstor Martín Fernández de la Torre, this office has a wealth of pamphlets and literature. Architecture fans should collect the Modernist Architecture route...

Tourist Information in Parque Nacional de Garajonay

Centro de Visitantes Juego de Bolas

Well outside the national park, 7.5km southwest of Agulo in the north of the island, this visitor centre provides basic hiking maps and route details, and also hosts a small museum on the park's geology and...

Tourist Information in La Laguna

Tourist Office

In a lovely old house with an inner courtyard. Ask for the fascinating San Cristóbal de La Laguna, World Heritage Site brochure, and about the free guided tours of La Laguna's heritage sights, held from Monday to...

Tourist Information in San Sebastián de la Gomera

Oficina de Turismo

Housed in the 19th-century Casa Bencomo, this helpful tourist office has hiking maps and tips, leaflets for self-guided Columbus-themed tours of San Sebastián and an exhibition on the island's mountainous terrain.

Tourist Information in Puerto del Rosario

Tourist Office

A hugely helpful office with enthusiastic staff offering island-wide info. You can also pick up maps of the street sculpture and murals in Puerto del Rosario here. Find it on the promenade opposite Hotel Roquemar.

Tourist Information in Santa Cruz de la Palma

Tourist Office

This small but very helpful office stocks lots of information about the town and the island, whether you’re interested in hiking, festivals, history, architecture, gastronomy, astronomy or viticulture.

Tourist Information in Gáldar

Tourist Office

This helpful office can supply you with a map and give you the low-down on things to see in town. The office is right alongside one of the oldest drago (dragon) trees in Gran Canaria.

Tourist Information in Las Galletas

Tourist Office

In a six-sided building at the southern end of Rambla Dionisio González (the tree-lined walkway that runs parallel to the Paseo Marítimo), this tourist office provides leaflets and advice.

Tourist Information in Candelaria

Tourist Office

This tourist office can provide you with a map of town; set off on one (or more!) of the five Rutas de Tapas (tapas routes) to sample a variety of small dishes from various bars around town.

Tourist Information in Agüimes

Tourist Office

You can pick up a brochure here that has mapped-out walks around town. The office is located in the same building as the Centro de Interpretación del Casco Histórico.