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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Whoever has been on Teide (the mountain on neighbouring Tenerife) is disappointed by this "peak". I took a walk from Cruz Grande - relatively nice 700 m to ascend however as the hunting season had started there were dogs barking and with the rifle sounds...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018

We parked at the cafe, enjoyed coffee and cake taking in the panoramic views. Walked the last stretch to the top and took in the majestic scenery around us and the volcano crater below us.

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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Friday 22nd September and we visited here which is the highest point on the Island at 1,949 metres with spectacular views for miles around. The whole area forms part of the World Biosphere Reserve of Gran Canaria declared by UNESCO 29th June 2005. From here...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Driving up the winding roads, overseeing the valleys and being rewarded by the fantastic views and a taste of life away from the noise of 21st century life. Fab. All enhanced by the smell of fresh pine. Don't miss it!

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We booked a scooter (better choice than with a car) and we drove for 2 hours till we reached the top. It was really nice. The road was great with lots of curves but with nice views.

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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Visiting Gran Canaria many people suggested us to see the sunset from Pico the las Nieves. The road to get there was not the easiest, and it took us at least one hour and a half to get there from the coast (there's no road...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Amazing drive up to pico de las nieves and there were even cyclists heading to the top. Being January it was changeable weather. On the way up we had beautiful sunshine, monsoon, wind. At the top we didn't get the incredible views but it was...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2018

Drove here in a hire car from Puerto Rico, took about 1hr 20 minutes one way. Once you get off the main GC highway the roads are narrow and very windy. The drive starts to get steep towards the top but we had a 1.4...More

Thank Reeves83
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

What a road trip. Stunning views from over 6000 feet up! Would strongly recommend hiring a car so that you have freedom to do what you want.

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This is defiantly worth a visit but near in mind it’s quite a drive, the views are stunning and there are villages to stop at on route. If the weather is clear it’s a lovely place ( if you don’t look towards the military site)

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We read that Pico De las Nieves was easy to get to from Maspolomas without having to spend out on a excursion or taxi. We don't drive and rely on bus routes. We read that a line 18 bus to Aycata then a simple 16 minute walk from Aycata would get us there but now we are in gran Canaria we are being told that it is almost impossible to do it this way and that from Aycata it would take a few hours to get there and not advised to try go there. This was going to be the highlight of our holiday and now it looks like we can't get there. We are in gran Canaria right now and was hoping if someone could tell us if the hotel and holiday reps could be wrong and maybe not clued up to the bus and walk routes? Can we get there easily and easily get back to and from Maspolomas using the line 18 bus and is it a short walk from Aycata? We don't drive and don't want to spend over 50 euros on a coach excursion or huge taxi fares to get there as we are a young couple on a tight budget. I need some time there as a keen photographer. Please can anyone help out here? Is it easy to get to or not using a line 18 bus? We found a website called Rome for u and it states it would be cheap as chips on a line 18 bus then a 16 minute walk??? I am confused?? Really need some help as leaving gran Canaria on Friday so pushed for time. Really want to go here. it was this place that drew us to the Island. :(
18 September 2017|
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Response from Danny H | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately unless you drive or know the bus routes as a local there is no way to get this location using public transport, even going on a guided tour took us 2 hours to reach the summit, whilst you are in resort ask your... More
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