Caldera de Bandama, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

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Hidden up in the wine country around Tafira, find Caldera de Bandama, a huge volcanic crater. From the rim, catch views of the surrounding island and into the 1 km (0.6 mi) wide crater. If you're feeling up to it, take the 200 m (700 ft) walk down the volcanic ash into the crater--it takes about half an hour, and you should make sure to wear comfortable shoes. To get here, catch the number 311 bus, leaving from San Telmo bus station every hour. There are also places to grab a snack nearby. Using our online itinerary creator, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria attractions like Caldera de Bandama can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Beautiful place and impressive. The crater of the volcano has a 200 m and 1000 m in width.
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  • While staying at the palms, not does it take to get and worth the views that the island and own boiler. If you served, you vote useful.
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  • A later disconnection and good views... pure air. And very good photos... .. close to the city... and places on the side to taste something
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