La Palma

La Palma is one of the Canary Islands and belongs to Spain. Located in the Atlantic Ocean, northwest of Africa, it is known for its verdant nature and good stargazing conditions.

La Palma is of volcanic origin and therefore offers a varied landscape with mountains, forests and beaches. The highest mountain on the island is the Roque de los Muchachos with a height of almost 2,400 meters. From here you have a breathtaking view of the island and the sea.

One of the most popular stargazing spots on La Palma is the Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos in the north of the island. Here are several telescopes that are used for stargazing. The Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos is one of the most important observatories in the world and offers the opportunity to see the stars and the sky up close.

La Palma is also known for its green nature and the many hiking clubs that are active on the island. There are numerous well-developed hiking trails that lead through the breathtaking landscape.

All in all, La Palma offers a variety of activities and sights that are suitable for both nature lovers and stargazers. So if you want to spend a varied holiday, La Palma is the place for you.