Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Puerto del Carmen1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Puerto del Carmen with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.
Railway and landscape maps of Puerto del Carmen areaThis Puerto del Carmen map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
City tours, excursions and tickets in Puerto del Carmen and surroundings
Spain - moving around the countryThere are about 40 airports in Spain. The largest air harbor is the airport in Catalonia called “Barcelona”. This airport has a traffic of about 50 million people a year. It operates in areas within the country. There are also a number of international flights. “Barcelona” also accepts cargo shipments. Free buses run between the terminals. A special underground electric train also operates to transport passengers. The airport has a variety of restaurants and cafes, lounges, offices of international and state banks, shops and souvenir shops within its territory. You can get to the capital by using a shuttle bus, taxi or the subway. … Open
Overview of festivals and celebrations in SpainThese days, Valencia welcomes no less beautiful holiday, the festival of Fire. A ritual procession bring flowers to the Cathedral of the Holy Virgin Mary. A huge panel of bouquets is made. After that, the holiday begins. Two weeks after Easter, a large agricultural fair takes place in Seville. It turns a city into a real celebration of Andalusian culture. The famous flamenco music sounds all nights long. Dancers wearing national costumes come out to the streets; sounds of castanets are heard everywhere. A corrida, which gathers the mightiest matadors of the world, takes place these days. Barcelona celebrates the day of San Jordi on April, 23. A theatrical battle with dragons is performed on the streets. After that, it is customary to give bouquets of red roses to all women, whether you know them or not. … Open
Photogallery of Puerto del Carmen sights
Our guide to Puerto del Carmen
Shopping, streets and outlets
The ordinary supermarket can be a good place to buy souvenirs. Visit it if you don't want to find a beautifully packaged gift. Jamon will remind you of your trip to Puerto del Carmen. This is a vacuum-packed pork leg prepared in a special way. Local cheeses, especially goat cheeses, are well stored. There are a lot of goat cheeses in the stores in the town. You can buy some of the sea delicacies, like canned Moray … Open
One of the most miniature beaches in the resort is Playa Chica - its length is only 140 meters. The pebbly-sandy beach cannot boast of modern equipment, so sun loungers and umbrellas should be taken along. The main attractive feature of this small stretch of the coast is the total absence of waves, so you can safely go on vacation even with small children. The presence of shower cabins may be considered as an … Open
Puerto del Carmen for children - what to visit
Playa Los Pocillos will appeal to young divers. If your child already has a diver’s license, you can rent scuba gear and dive to a shallow depth here. Visibility is excellent here due to the clear water. The child will certainly be interested in watching the sea inhabitants. This beach is also well suited for novice snorkelers. You can rent a mask and a tube here. Snorkeling can interest even a child of two … Open
Travel guide to Puerto del Carmen
El Caleton is one more interesting place that vacationers will find incredibly exciting to visit. This beach still has round shaped areas of petrified lava. These areas are a reminder that the majority of islands in the area were formed by a volcanic activity. Playa de Los Pocillos Beach is a shallow one, but, nevertheless, it has rich underwater life. Fans of diving and snorkeling enjoy spending their free time … Open
Traditions and mentality of Puerto del Carmen
It is not customary to interrupt the interlocutor here, while he wants to tell something. Therefore, it is not surprising that local residents are constantly late. A half-hour meeting easily turns into a two-hour meeting. This is quite normal when everyone who made an appointment is late or does not come to dinner at all. Sometimes locals joke that they can be sure of the fidelity of the boyfriend or girlfriend. … Open
Cuisine and top restaurants
You should taste local bananas, especially in the form of flan pudding with caramel syrup. Canary bananas are much tastier than those that we are used to seeing in European markets. Prickly pear cactus jam is also interesting. Bien mesabe of eggs with lemon, with ice cream or cream, and small cakes stuffed with raisins, almonds, sweet potatoes and pumpkin syrup – Truchas navidenas are also delicious. You can … Open