The Beautiful Island
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La Palma island, also known as the Beautiful Island, is in the Northwestern part of the archipelago of the Canary Island (Spain). It has a surface of 708,32 km² and a population of approximately 86.000 inhabitants.

La Palma is an island of contrasts thanks to his difference in height, which goes from the level of the sea (Atlantic Ocean) up to 2.426 m of the Roque de los Muchachos, the highest point of the island.

La Palma, as the rest of Canary Island, is an island of volcanic origin. It is one of the Canary Islands with major wooded surface, being this one so much of pines as of laurisilva.



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