On the beautiful island, as its name suggests, all the beaches are beautiful, but beyond that, each
beach is different thanks to the great diversity of the island, and all are great worthy of a visit, but
as in everything, some stand out, and that is why we leave you a list of what are undoubtedly ten
must-see beaches if you travel to La Palma that we hope you know and enjoy.
PLAYA DE NOGALES
An example that the perfect beach does not need to be black sand, this beach is a completely
idyllic place, where the environment is as wild as the black sand beach itself, whose charm you will
PLAYA DE TAZACORTE
Considered one of the best beaches on the island, the beach of Puerto de Tazacorte is ideal for
swimming at any time of the year, as well as for spending a relaxing day by the sea.
PLAYA DE PUERTO NAOS
It is a beach of fine black sand from which to watch the sunset is a spectacle. It also has plenty of
services nearby, such as accommodation, restaurants and even a tourist office.
PLAYA DE ECHENTIVE
Also known as Playa Nueva de Fuencaliente, is a beach of black stones, which was formed thanks
to an eruption of the Teneguía volcano and is one of the must-see beaches on the island.
Located next to the natural spa of Fuente Santa, famous for its curative waters, is Playa Nueva,
with its typical Canarian black sand and incomparable beauty, perfect to enjoy a refreshing swim
with friends or family.
PORIS DE CANDELARIA
It is a village hidden in a cave, a corner where small houses are hidden in front of a water as blue
as bright. A fairytale scenery where, without a doubt, taking a bath is magical.
PLAYA LA VETA
Located at the foot of an impressive cliff, this black sand beach is in the northwest of the island,
which is easily accessible by car to enjoy a day of tranquility under the Canarian sun that bathes
PLAYA DE SANTA CRUZ DE LA PALMA
This artificial beach of black sand was built to replace the historical beach of stones known as
Caleta del Varadero, thanks to which Santa Cruz de La Palma has recovered the contact with the
sea, putting it at the reach of all visitors.
PLAYA LA ZAMORA
Located in the southwest of the island, this charming beach of black sand protected by rocks
stands out for its tranquility, not only for the few people who visit it, but also for the gentle tide that
allows all those fortunate ones who visit it to enjoy a good swim.
PLAYA DEL FARO
Located in the south of the island, this beach has a privileged place to enjoy the sun on the black
sand beach, surrounded by impressive cliffs and two lighthouses that only add value to this special