Top things to do in Northern La Gomera

Top Choice Seafood in Hermigua

El Faro

Perched above banana plantations near the beach, with tables on a breezy rooftop and a sleek whitewashed dining room, this warm standout restaurant delivers Canarian classics, punchy pastas, crispy salads and some o…
Museum in Hermigua

Museo Etnográfico de La Gomera

Housed in a handsome 20th-century building with maroon trim, this two-storey ethnographic museum explores the island's natural resources and ecosystems through topics such as fishing, forestry, agriculture, farming …
Museum in Hermigua

Parque Etnográfico Los Telares

A reconstructed 19th-century gofio (roasted Canarian grain) mill sits at the heart of this multifaceted private ethnographic centre, which also takes in a traditional, self-sufficient organic orchard and a gallery s…
Canarian in El Cedro

Bar La Vista

With bench-style tables overlooking El Cedro's green basin, this traditional bar-restaurant is popular for its heartwarming local food, like papas arrugadas (wrinkly potatoes), tangy red mojo, goat's cheese bocadill…
Natural Feature in Northern La Gomera

Los Órganos

Something like a great sculpted basalt church organ rising from the ocean's depths, the utterly extraordinary cliffscape of Los Órganos clings to La Gomera's northernmost coastline and has been battered into its pre…
Canarian in Hermigua

Las Chácaras

Elegantly prepped traditional dishes like berros (watercress) soup, tuna with mojo, and grilled cheese with lashings of palm honey make this smart yellow-washed restaurant a perennial hit. Old-Hermigua photos hang f…
Viewpoint in Agulo

Mirador de Abrante

High above little Agulo, enjoying sprawling panoramas across the ocean to Tenerife, this Fred-Olsen-owned lookout point revolves around a spine-tingling glass box jutting out into thin air. There's also a Canarian c…
Canarian in Hermigua

Tasca Telémaco

Mismatched chairs, hanging Moroccan lamps, a mural of musicians and a sprawling terrace paint a lightly stylish picture for sipping Lanzarote and La Gomera wines over uncomplicated Canarian meals with the odd Asian …
Canarian in Agulo

La Vieja Escuela

On a ridge in the Las Casas barrio (district) of town, near the church, husband-and-wife-owned La Vieja Escuela was a schoolhouse until 1968. Grab a red-bench table on the street and settle in for lovingly cooked fr…
Beach in Hermigua

Playa de la Caleta

The best beach in the Hermigua area, 5km northeast of town, Playa de la Caleta is one of northern La Gomera's prettiest black-pebble beaches. Framed by rocky headlands, it has fabulous views across the water to Tene…