Out and About

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We can arrange any of the activities outlined below in advance of your arrival or just point you in the right direction for the many good restaurants in town!

In one of the restaurants

MOUNTAIN ACTIVITIES

Car hire, walking, bike hire, mountain biking, golf

Car Hire with special discounted rates for our clients at Oasis from 27 Euros per day. You will find Luis or one of his team in the office just in front of the marina. A drive around La Gomera is stunning!

Oasis Rent-a-Car

Walking to the ‘Garajonoy’ National Park provides some of the best hiking through rain forests anywhere in Europe. Whether guided walks or imgself organised, we can assist with your needs. Discover the diverse and well-maintained trails of La Gomera. Most are ancient goat paths that traverse the terraced valleys.

A trail through the national park

Gomera Walking- offer guided island walking holidays from November to April. We have a 7-day inclusive package from €699 but daily options are also available. Please contact Andy
Tel: +34 (0) 660172056
www.gomerawalking.com

Bike Hire – bikes available for hire from the Marina office.

Mountain Biking treks can be arranged either as guided tours or without. 1A Bicicletta are pleased to offer bus assisted biking throughout the island.

Cycling through rocky terrain

Golf is also available on the 18 hole, Tecina Golf Course close to Playa Santiago on the south side of the island.


WATER ACTIVITIES

Beaches, swimming, scuba diving, sailing, sport fishing, whale/dolphin watching

Beaches – San Sebastian has two beaches (black sand). One is provided in the shelter of the harbour and marina. The second beach is near Club Nautico and although more exposed to the open sea, offers a good, quite alternative with views across to Tenerife.

sandy beach

Swimming at Club Nautica – a beautiful setting for swimming, sauna, tennis, basketball or just relaxing at the pool in this very sheltered, private club (nominal fee).

Scuba Diving with Diveart teaches snorkeling and scuba diving in the local waters around San Sebastian Bay. Explore the underwater volconic world of the Atlantic – swimming along slopes scattered with boulders, diving through rock formations with bridges, gorges and mountains.

scuba diving with a turtle

Yacht Sailing with Canary Sail is the local sailing school providing RYA training, inter-island mileage cruises, charter and, subject to availability, 2 and 3 day RYA “Start Yachting” courses.

sailing a yacht

Dinghy Sailing with Ruben and Victor for kids of all ages. During sommer months of July and August, supervised Optimist sailing and other activities are available to kids and the family every weekday morning from 9.30 to 13.30.

Optimist kids sailing

Sport Fishing in season with Bocinegro. The sport fishing boat Bertram 375 offer some of the best days out with deep water fishing available only a few miles off the coast. Blue Marlin, Bigeye Tuna, Albacore, Yellowfin, Spearfish and White Marlin.

Whale and Dolphin Watching – Just a short ferry ride from San Sebastian and Santiago will take you to Vueltas (Valle Gran Rey) on the west side of La Gomera where excursions are available on “Tina”. Alternatively, Francisco of “Aquatic Services” can take you in his boat directly from San Sebastian.

Whale Watching with Aquatic Services


OTHER ACTIVITIES

Nursery/activity centre – for toddlers from 1 year old and children. Safe, supervised indoor playground allows parents to have free time in town. Very small groups in the mornings.

Kids play area

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