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Incredible hidden gem

After reading some of the reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to visit Palmex Cactus, and were... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
pjenner2017
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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What a fantastic visit !!! A special place

We had heard how good this attraction was on TripAdvisor but our visit exceeded our high... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
isolar
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london
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Horaires : du mardi au jeudi Juillet et Août de 10h à 14h le reste de l'année mardi au jeudi de 10h à16h
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Calle Santa Ana 8, 38759 El Paso, La Palma, Spain
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to visit Palmex Cactus, and were pleased to discover a hidden gem. You’ll walk into a garden with cacti that span many years, some which tower over you. The owners, Veronica and Carl, were explaining...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Once you can find the place you will enjoy it. No entrance fee, no toilets, no coffee, just lots and lots of cactus from all over the world. Apparently two falcons also visit but we didn't see them. Nice birds all over but very quick...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We had heard how good this attraction was on TripAdvisor but our visit exceeded our high expectations We were greeted by the 2 enthusiastic owners and immediately paid a visit by the local falcon who flew down to be fed on scraps of meat -...More

1  Thank isolar
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The garden is very big, and the owners are working on an expansion at the moment, too. Some cacti have been growing there since the 70s or 80s, and have become huge. The plants and cacti are brought in from around the world. The owners...More

Thank Eksnir
Reviewed 24 April 2016

I visited the cactus garden with my wife as we both love plants and flowers of all types, Palmex did not disappoint, in fact, in my opinion it was getting close to the standard of Majorelle in Marrakesh for not only the superb array of...More

2  Thank Heedchef
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Very friendly and passionate hosts can tell you great stories about how they restored and developed this wonderful garden, while leaving plenty of room to explore and enjoy on your own. The garden has an amazing variety of shapes, sizes and colors. Just when you...More

1  Thank teunvdheuvel
Reviewed 1 July 2015

It was amazing to visit this garden that is privately owned. After ringing their bell they opened up especially for us. the wonderful owners let us walk around and told us passionately about the cactuses. I had never seen cactuses of many meters tall! It's...More

1  Thank acdeleeuw
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

After a search to visit Palmex Cactus we managed to find cactus paradise. Apparently a sign was missing (at least that is what the owners told us). At fore hand we didn't know what to expect but afterwards we (my wife, myself and our 10...More

2  Thank Jean-Paul T
Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

We paid this amazing little paradise a visit this afternoon. Beautiful views, perspectives and a great range of cactuses. We had a nice chat with the French owners who take care for this parc with love and dedication.You should visit this hidden treasure!

4  Thank NvdHagen
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

Palmex is an amazing private botanical garden that you must see while visiting the island of La Palma. It has such a great variety of species and the owners just awesome ! Do not miss it.

1  Thank CosmoFoody
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