Hiking in Los Tilos, La Palma
Trail through Barranco del Agua, a jungle view from a ravine in the North of La Palma
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.
Elevation Gain: 25m Distance: 1km
Time: 45min Max altitude: 600m
Sun / Shade
There is shade during all the hike in Los Tilos la Palma due to the orography of the canyon.
When to go
- Difficulty 15% 15%
- Exposure 10% 10%
Los Tilos laurisilva forest and waterfall
Starting the hike in Los Tilos Interpretation center
Following the Ravine Barranco del Agua
-Be careful with the weather conditions because it can change quickly and in an unexpected way, especially during winter. In case of rain or other inclement weather do not hike around the area or be very careful if you decide to take this risk. Before going to hike check out the conditions of the paths in Senderos de La Palma website.
-In case of setting up a tent to avoid the camping areas and nearby without permission and notice that is illegal to set up a tent in Spain. If it is wanted to take the risk, set up the tent in a remote place at sunset and wake up early to avoid forest rangers. During summertime, there are more controls.
-Your safety is our concern but it is your responsibility. Hiking in nature requires a minimum of preparation and wearing warm clothes and proper boots always with us.
How to get to La Palma: Do you need to know how to get to La Isla Bonita? Check out our post about La Palma: Hiking 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.