Historical centres

Historic Centre of Garachico

Historic Centre  located in Tenerife North

centro historico de garachico

The town and port of Garachico, founded by the Genoese Christopher de Ponte in 1496, covetously guards the evidence of its brilliant past with stately homes, convents and churches that are architecturally important in their own right. Garachico, declared a site of cultural interest in the Historic Group category, has the following buildings of great interest: the Ermita de San Roque hermitage, the former convent of Santo Domingo de Guzmán, the El Lamero hacienda, the houses of the Marquis of Quinta Roja, Casa de Piedra stately home, the Antigua Puerta de Tierra park, the Matriz de Santa Ana church and the castle of San Miguel.

 

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Historic Centre of Garachico