Hiking in Los Tilos
A path through Barranco del Agua, a jungle view from a canyon in the North of La Palma, Los Tilos
Barranco del Agua in Los Tilos is an ambushed canyon that pours water from the sky, offering an enchanted landscape that seems to be taken from a movie.
Sun / Shade
There is shade during all the hike due to the orography of the canyon.
When to go
Hiking in Los Tilos is possible all year round but when the paths are closed due to weather conditions. During heavy rainy days in La Palma, it’s not recommended to hike, floods may occur.
- Difficulty 15%
The difficulty of the route is very easy, short and quiet walk.
- Exposure 10%
The route is not exposed itself, only heavy rain in the route or in the high mountains make the path very dangerous.
Starting the hike in Los Tilos parking lot
Following the canyon Barranco del Agua
Map – Hiking in La Palma
How to get to La Palma: Do you need to know how to get to La Isla Bonita? Check out our post about transportation to La Palma.
Public transportation: For arriving at Los Tilos will be needed to walk quite a lot or do hitchhike because the nearest bus stop is Restaurante de Los Nacientes near Los Sauces. Taking the line 100 is possible to get there but after that has to be walked 4km or to try to do hitchhike.
Where the hike starts: 28.789661, -17.802309
Where the hike ends: 28.787691, -17.805356
The accommodation in the area of Los Sauces is hard to find for those hikers with a low budget. Doing wild camping is not allowed and there are very few places where no one can see you. There are options for accommodation in the main village where there are hostels, apartments and Airbnbs. Get 25€ discount on your first Airbnb experience