Why is La Gomera colder than Tenerife?
In the north of La Gomera the climate is always a little cooler due to the trade winds and it rains a little more. The sun-drenched south and the west, on the other hand, are the warmest regions on the island and especially popular with holidaymakers.
How do I get a Gomera?
Once you arrive at Tenerife North Airport you have two options for getting to La Gomera: By plane with the Binter company. The airline, Binter, does two flights per day to La Gomera, landing in the airport of La Gomera, located in the municipality of Alajeró. The duration of the flight is around 30 minutes.
What is the weather like in La Gomera in April?
Daily high temperatures are around 72°F, rarely falling below 69°F or exceeding 77°F. Daily low temperatures are around 63°F, rarely falling below 59°F or exceeding 66°F.
What language do they speak in La Gomera?
Silbo Gomero (Spanish: silbo gomero [ˈsilβo ɣoˈmeɾo], ‘Gomeran whistle’), also known as el silbo (‘the whistle’), is a whistled register of Spanish used by inhabitants of La Gomera in the Canary Islands, historically used to communicate across the deep ravines and narrow valleys that radiate through the island.
Is La Gomera windy?
In San Sebastián de la Gomera, the summers are warm, humid, and arid; the winters are long, comfortable, and dry; and it is windy and mostly clear year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 61°F to 82°F and is rarely below 57°F or above 87°F.
Can you fly direct to La Gomera from UK?
La Gomera cannot be reached directly by air from the European mainland. For most holiday-makers the journey therefore begins with a flight to the neighbouring island of Tenerife. Ferries to La Gomera leave from the south of the island.
Can you take a car to La Gomera?
In case you want to bring your vehicle to the island, you should take a ferry from the ports of Cádiz or Huelva to Tenerife and continue your ferry journey to La Gomera.
What currency does Canary Islands use?
The Canaries use the Spanish currency of the euro (€1 EUR). Since the euro to U.S. dollar exchange rate fluctuates often, be sure to. Major credit cards are accepted at most restaurants and shops. When it comes to tipping, the Canary Islands also follow Spain suit.
Who do the Canary Islands belong to?
Canary Islands, Spanish Islas Canarias, comunidad autónoma (autonomous community) of Spain, consisting of an archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, the nearest island being 67 miles (108 km) off the northwest African mainland.
Where is the best weather in La Gomera?
The weather is good on the island of La Gomera throughout the year. The weather is good all year in San Sebastián de La Gomera. On average, the warmest months in San Sebastián de La Gomera are June, July, August, September, October and November.
Are there beaches on La Gomera?
Directly connected to the capital of La Gomera there are two beaches. The city beach, Playa de San Sebastián, which is located directly opposite the port and offers its visitors 500 meters of fine black sand beach.
Where do you fly into for La Gomera?
Tenerife South Airport
Airport Location : Tenerife South Airport is 16 km from Playa de las Americas and 60 km from Santa Cruz. Terminal : TUI fly from the main terminal.