La Orotava Main Square Live Webcam, Tenerife Island

Overview live webcam shows La Orotava on Tenerife Island from the main city square, the Canary Islands.

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La Orotava is a historic and picturesque town in the northern part of Tenerife, one of the Canary Islands in the Atlantic Ocean belonging to Spain. The town is situated in the lush, fertile Orotava Valley, neighboring the popular resort town of Puerto de la Cruz, 2 km from the Atlantic coast and 35 km from the provincial capital, Santa Cruz de Tenerife. La Orotava is renowned for its well-preserved colonial architecture, rich cultural heritage, and stunning natural surroundings with fertile lands and lush greenery.

Founded in the early 16th century, La Orotava boasts numerous colonial-era buildings, cobbled streets, and charming plazas. The main attraction is the Church of the Conception (Iglesia de la Concepción), a baroque masterpiece of Canarian architecture. Other popular attractions include the Hijuela del Botánico botanical garden, with a variety of tropical and subtropical plants, the Casa de los Balcones museum and cultural center, and the nearby Teide National Park with Mount Teide, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The town is also known for its cultural events and vibrant festivals, particularly the celebration of Corpus Christi.