Top things to do in Garachico

Top Choice Canarian in Garachico

Mirador de Garachico

This pleasing combo of contemporary bar and restaurant, plus tasteful art-and-crafts store, serves up creative dishes including a rabbit timbale that came local top in a local foodie contest. Expect combinations lik…
Canarian in Garachico

Casa Ramón

The wood-panelled dining room of this little restaurant, run by an elderly lady who refuses to make any concessions to the modern age, is a throwback to a bygone era. The music comes courtesy of an old cassette play…
Museum in Garachico

Convento de San Francisco

There is plenty to see at this eclectic museum located in a 16th-century convent with a beautiful cloistered interior. Exhibits range from geology and the island's volcanic history (with multimedia installations) to…
Arts & Crafts in Garachico

Art Shop

This ceramic and art shop would look happily at home in any urban-chic big city. Run by German artist Alice Gauer and her Spanish partner Julian Betemps, the shop has an eclectic display of art, including sea urchin…
Tapas in Garachico

Tasca de Vino

Duck into the sumptuous Hotel La Quinta Roja then double round the back to this delightful small bar located on a picturesque cobbled sidestreet, where you can enjoy a drink with a generous portioned tapa for the eu…
Religious in Garachico

Romería de San Roque

This is Garachico’s most important annual festival when the town fills with pilgrims (and partygoers) from throughout the island. San Roque (St Roch), the town’s patron, was credited with saving the town from the Bl…
Castle in Garachico

Castillo de San Miguel

A squat stone fortress built in the 16th century, with photos and explanations of the area’s flora and fauna, as well as a chronological history of the town. Climb the tower for good views of the town and coast.