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Barranco de Guayadeque

#10 of 412 things to do in Gran Canaria Features Animals
Ingenio, 35250, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 78 00 76
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Very easy to get there by car. Along the way are beautiful views. At the end are the cave houses... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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It's a. It hard to find being so out of the way but when you arrive there is quite cool. The... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
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Ingenio, 35250, Gran Canaria, Spain
+34 928 78 00 76
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very easy to get there by car. Along the way are beautiful views. At the end are the cave houses and the view of the surroundings is spectacular.

Thank MARIUSZ1974
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It's a. It hard to find being so out of the way but when you arrive there is quite cool. The people here live in the caves built into the side of the mountain that have been made into their homes. Some of the have...More

Thank Antpk
Reviewed 11 May 2017

My husband and I have driven up this beautiful barranco on several occasions because the views are spectacular. It is great to visit the traditional village of Aguimes in the morning to have a coffee and stop at the history museum and then drive up...More

Thank ssmoker2017
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Took a wrong turn to this place and ended up coming down the most awful, narrow mountain road with a huge drop but it was worth it. We didn't visit the restaurant but did have a really good coffee here which was only 1 Euro!...More

Thank bunny79_9
Reviewed 27 April 2017

What a place! What a view! A place that I strongly recommend to all people visiting Gran Canaria: a good mix between history and nature. It is worth visiting the old dwellings from the very first inhabitants of Gran Canaria. In terms of landscape, the...More

1  Thank AlexRinaldi_91
Reviewed 21 April 2017

misleading information about this location , there are no cave houses to visit , theres a museum on the way up which we totally missed as its not visible until you drive back down by which time its too late in the day

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We decided to walk the whale way up and down the Guayadeque. The views were amazing. We were there mid January but was till nice and dry. The views were amazing. You will not see this from the but, well you see but form much...More

Thank AgaMaga
Reviewed 12 April 2017

As talked about previously on this site getting there can be a challenge. If you have a hire a car travel to Aguimes on the GC-100. Then as you are leaving town there is a sign to Guayadeque not Barranco de Guayadeque, road number GC-103...More

1  Thank 45DaveT
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Great place to see the cave houses. Excellent bar with good tapas lunches. Journey by coach a little narrow but worth it .

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I was unsure about this as I'm not good with narrow mountainous roads - and I've seen a lot of reviews of dangerous roads on GC - but this drive was a breeze. The ravine is stunning. After the desert landscape of Masaplomas/Playa Del Ingles,...More

Thank Helen D
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We are planning on going here but we have a two year old and have read the walk is quite long, can you park quite close? Or do you have to do the lengthy walk Thanks
24 December 2016|
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Response from Chrlswrpa | Reviewed this property |
Yes parking right up close to the caves.