Top things to do in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Top Choice Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Ragu

With views over the water, this Italian seafood restaurant never fails to deliver, with delicious homemade pasta finding its way into delectable dishes such as the spaghetti with Atlantic scallops and king prawns. L…
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 painted…
Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Restaurante Las Nasas

There’s a great atmosphere in this former warehouse with an old-fashioned black-and-white interior, jolly model boats and high ceilings. In the small open-air terrace overlooking the ocean diners feast on grilled fi…
Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Terraza Angor

Based in a pretty blue-and-white building by the harbour, Angor is popular with locals and visitors, largely for its excellent-value three-course menú del día (€10).
Church in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Concepción

Built in 1874, this handsome church is strikingly Mediterranean in style.
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. Tak…
Seafood in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Restaurante Dedo de Dios

Hung with ferns in a lovely old building overlooking the beach and the rocky remains of the poor old Dedo, this cavernous place fills up with large, boisterous families at weekends. Choose from its vast menu of main…
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 figure…
Cultural in Agaete & Puerto de las Nieves

Fiesta de la Rama

This extraordinary festival in Agaete has origins that lie in an obscure Guanche rain dance. Nowadays, locals accompanied by marching bands parade into town brandishing tree branches and then get down to the serious…
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.