La Gomera is one of seven principal islands of the islands Canaries (Spain). It is placed in the Atlantic Ocean, in the western part of the Canary Island. It belongs to the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. His capital is San Sebastián of La Gomera. The island is from the year 2.012 Reservation of the Biosphere.
 
In the center of the island one finds Garajonay's National Park, declared Heritage of the Humanity in 1.986 for la Unesco.
 
La Gomera has a surface of 369'76 km². His higher point is the beak Garajonay, with 1.487 m. of altitude, which belongs to Garajonay's National Park. The island has approximately 12 million years of antiquity. Also it is known as the of Colombina Island, because it was a place of Christopher Colón's victualling before dividing to the New World in 1.492.
 
La Gomera possesses Garajonay's National Park, constituted in 1.981 and later named by the UNESCO like Heritage of the Humanity.
 
The erosion of the water has planned numerous ravines, and on the coast it has delineated prominent cliffs: example of it is the natural space protected from The Organs, to the north of the island. The Organs constitute a sample of basaltic colonnades, formed by the slow cooling of lava in a former crater.
 
La Gomera always has been estimated by his exceptionally preserved forests. It is a pride for Gomera´s people this exemplary conservationist behavior.
 
The economy of La Gomera has been centred on the activities of the primary sector, especially the agriculturalists and ranchers, though also the fishing has stood out for his importance, reaching, comparatively, the major level of the western islands.
 
All that, joined the kindness of his soft climate, the multiple cultural and natural values that it possesses, as well as the incomparable beauty of his peoples and a National Park considered as Heritage of the Humanity, do of the of Colombina Island an ideal place for the qualit tourism.
 
In La Gomera you can live your own experience. To make her only, so much for you as for whom you want. He imagines an island that opens you the arms of his thousand-year-old forest, which bathes you with his crystalline coves, which it makes you vibrate to the rhythmic pace of his thousand-year-old culture.
 
We guide you in a wonderful trip across the senses. We invite you to touch it, to smelling her and to savouring it. To remaining fascinated before his impressive landscapes.
 
History
 
If the trip of Colon towards America is never considered to be one of the most important peripluses realized, we must not forget that it was precisely from here that the Genoese sailor gave up straps course to the immortality.
 
La Gomera is so, tells the history, and these imortantes historical manifestations which it possesses are only, since they are intimately tied to the of Columbus exploit, and to the deepest ancient traditions.
 
The vetigios preserved nowadays you can be modest, but nevertheless in them there remains intact the richest value that did of this island the route towards the New World.
 
Climate
 
The temperatures are kept stable all the year round the highest being registered during the summer. The phenomenon of the horizontal rain has a lot of importance in Garajonay's National Park, where the water contained in the hazes settles creating a tupido bosque of laurisilva.
 
Climatological list of La Gomera

Janry

Febry

Marz

April

May

Juny

July

August

Septe.

October

Nove.

Dece.

Diurnal Temperature

21

21

22

23

24

25

27

29

28

26

24

22

Night Temperature

15

15

15

16

17

18

20

21

20

19

18

16

Hours of the Sun a day

6

6

7

8

9

9

9

9

8

7

6

5

Days of rain/month

6

4

3

2

2

1

0

0

2

5

6

7

Temperature of the water

19

18

18

18

19

20

21

22

23

23

21

20

 
The Whistle of La Gomera
 
The gomero whistle continues I live. It consists of an authentic language whistled with the one that is possible to communicate to long distance of approximately 3 kilometres, using only the mouth and the fingers. Heritage of the Humanity has been declared.