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Wow!! What an incredible road trip and and amazing views. My 7 year old daughter loved it. You can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PawelS380
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Great views but a bit hair raising drive.

Spectacular views and really informative centre there that explains the history, geography and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wmg01
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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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Carretera FV-30, Betancuria, Fuerteventura, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! What an incredible road trip and and amazing views. My 7 year old daughter loved it. You can stop in the car park and just watch the nature. It’s something definitely worth seeing. Would recommend to everyone.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular views and really informative centre there that explains the history, geography and geology of all the canary islands. I read previous reviews that mention thieves but it was quite for most of the time we were there and didn't encounter any issues.woild definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by and enjoyed the beautful views which are truly amazing, but please everyone watch for the thieves, we've locked the car, checked twice, but still the thieves have stolen our money from the wallet. Everything else left untouched in the wallet only cash...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 100klaudiag
Reviewed 13 November 2018

On the FV30 road between Betancuria and Pajara you can pull into a large parking area at the summit. (I've attempted to correct the location on TA which is currently showing the viewpoint north of Betancuria). You will possibly want to relax a little after...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rantinrover
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Well worth spending the extra time finding this place (yet again TripAdvisor map inaccurate) Add it in with the village, Betancuria & Morrow Velosa & it gives you a good little tour Driving the hilly roads is good fun (Mrs B might not agree). When...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I have reviewed this place before, please go but please watch your personal belongings we stopped and locked both cars but somehow we had 450 euro taken from handbags, they had taken cash from the purses and left all the bank cards, don't know how...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

What a view ... been on tour and happy we did it with the rest of 8 people .. PANORAMA TOURS OUR THE BEST OF the best ... live the island and his kept secrets

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Up in the mountains you can see where the water is drawn to irrigate the plants. High up terrain but road down to Betancuria

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maria W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stopped at Las Penitas Viewpoint after a coffee break in Betancuria during our tour by Pie de Caracol. Fortunately the weather was glorious and the views were stupendous. How welcome to see the very rare sight on the island of some natural greenery, where...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank S5363GSanned
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

There is a fair amount of parking at this Mirador, though not as much at the one a little bit further down. Competent driving is a must as this road would be tricky for those with not much experience or confidence, particularly in the sections...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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