San Jose

See the reason for this tip You halfway on the coast: an old sightseeing ship wreck. You can see the wreck this good from two sides. At the roundabout, turn towards port easily. Read more from Marianna Tessell to gain a more clear picture of the situation. You are heading toward a House on stilts (to see) and already you can see the wreck of another page. Another highlight of the coastal road is the fortress Castillo de San Jose. With Arrecife, you reach a small but beautiful island capital Arrecife. The parking situation is not very good.

We advise you to park your car close to the large police station. From here, you have beautiful views of the fishing port of Arrecife. After about 10 minutes walk you can reach with the Castillo de San Gabriel city fortress, which can be reached by two stone bridges. Arrecife was founded in 1403 ad as a port of the old capital of Teguise and means something like reef”. It counts 40,000 inhabitants, what about covers 40% of the island’s inhabitants. Arrecife itself holds a beautiful pedestrian zone with shops, as well as several small streets ready. Without wanting to close to the city and their dwelling, we would point out but, they really saw all the sights after about 60 minutes.

Arrecife > Monument Valley (13 km / h 0:16) we leave the island capital and follow the road direction Teguise. Once you have passed the village of Tahiche behind, you see a small, but worth seeing Monument Valley on the right side. The rock formations, you should not miss and stop for brief photo stops. You get especially interesting formations on the LZ 404. Monument Valley > Teguise (1 km / 0:02 h), reachable Teguise a beautiful town, which was built in the 15th century in the colonial style. It was long the capital of the island. On Sunday, tourists can visit the beautiful market and typical Island souvenirs to snag.