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Centro Historico de San Cristobal de la Laguna

Centro Historico de San Cristobal de la Laguna, San Cristobal de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
+34 609 93 86 89
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Lovely, historic town

We took an cruise excursion to San Cristobal de la Laguna. We really enjoyed walking the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
KiniGirl1
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Quincy, IL
Tram ride to San Cristobal

We took the tram to San Cristobal de la Laguna on a recent cruise call to Santa Cruz de Tenerife... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda A
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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“old town” (26 reviews)
“colonial city” (4 reviews)
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Centro Historico de San Cristobal de la Laguna, San Cristobal de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
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+34 609 93 86 89
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"old town"
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"ancient capital"
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"colonial city"
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"south america"
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"tapas"
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"cafes and restaurants"
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"churros"
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"unesco heritage"
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"early evening"
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"pedestrian area"
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"relaxed atmosphere"
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"historic center"
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"tourist office"
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"lovely town"
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"old style"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took an cruise excursion to San Cristobal de la Laguna. We really enjoyed walking the pedestrian streets, looking at architecture, and enjoying a drink and snack at a local cafe. This area is very well preserved from the 15th and 16th century. Highly recommend....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the tram to San Cristobal de la Laguna on a recent cruise call to Santa Cruz de Tenerife. The tram costs E1.35 for a single ride, tickets are available from machines at the tram stop and you validate the ticket on entry to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This town is easy to visit by tram from Santa Cruz. The entire town is very unique and authentic mainly from 15th and 16th century. Colourful and pictoresque. Notable old buildings with special character.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped off for a visit on the way to Santa Cruz and were so pleased we did. The history of the town is all around, even having well known shops with historic facades. The streets are easy to walk through, with beautiful buildings and...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

I would rate this experience 'excellent' except for the fact that we had a guide who spoke poor English and couldn't explain most of what we saw which took away from the overall experience. I took many pictures and also of plaques and looked things...More

2  Thank Marion W
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Get a map to help guide you around this area. There will be entry fees to churches and museums. Lots of little cafes and shops there too.

Thank JJawandering
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

The historic city centre of La Laguna is very different than much of the rest of Tenerife, with a feeling of history but with a buzz. There is a lively street scene with cafes and buskers (some very good) yet still very Spanish. The mix...More

2  Thank Barry M
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

La Laguna is so lovely, and the historic district is beautiful! The houses/churches were first built in the 16th century, and many have been lovingly restored. Keep in mind that La Laguna district is much chillier than Santa Cruz or the south of Tenerife, so...More

3  Thank caringinthemoment
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We found the North much less touristy than the South and also much prettier. San Cristobal is a very pretty little town close to Santa Cruz, lots of nice buildings, few churches and a University. Definitely worth a visit and a walk around.

1  Thank JanaZC
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This pretty little town situated above Santa Cruz, it`s nice to walk around the streets with shopping strores, bars, restaurants and more.

2  Thank massimoswitz
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Response from bfg1943 | Reviewed this property |
Our cruise ship stop was on a Sunday and we took a shore excursion. We saw other tours from different operators at some of our stops.
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