La Gomera, the Canary Islands, Spain
Latitude and longitude coordinates are: 28.116667, -17.216667.
La Gomera is a small island and a part of the Canary Islands, an archipelago which is one of the overseas lands of Spain. The islands are located in the Atlantic Ocean, about 250 miles west from the shores of the African continent. La Gomera is one of the most popular resorts and is a part of the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife. There is a small airport, La Gomera Airport, located in the southern part of the island and providing air connections with La Gomera. The island can be also reached by boat or any other marine vehicle. There are a few resort towns on the island like Aguio, Valle Gran Rey, El Cabrito, San Sebastián de La Gomera, etc., and one of the hospitals of the island located in one of the towns is notorious as the place where a German tourist tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 during the 2019-2020 coronavirus pandemic.
The total area of the island is estimated to total 147 square miles and La Gomera is actually one of the smallest of the Canary Islands. Just like any popular resort in the region, the island is famous for its great hotels, beaches, entertainment facilities, catering establishments, and everything one may need for an excellent seaside vacation. In addition to the modern infrastructure for vacationing, there are also plenty of natural beauties in the area like small creeks, waterfalls, green hills, etc. There are a few natural parks on the island like Barranco del Cabrito, Garajonay National Park, Parque Natural Majona, Benchijigua Mountain Park, and a few smaller ones. In 2020, due to the tragic outcomes of the 2019-2020 coronavirus pandemic outbreak, the number of visitors of the island substantially decreased, but the facilities remained ready and very well-maintained.
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La Gomera, the Canary Islands, Spain Lat Long Coordinates Info
The latitude of La Gomera, the Canary Islands, Spain is 28.116667, and the longitude is -17.216667. La Gomera, the Canary Islands, Spain is located at Spain country in the Islands place category with the gps coordinates of 28° 7' 0.0012'' N and 17° 13' 0.0012'' W.
|DMS Lat||28° 7' 0.0012'' N|
|DMS Long||17° 13' 0.0012'' W|
Coordinates of La Gomera, the Canary Islands, Spain is given above in both decimal degrees and DMS (degrees, minutes and seconds) format. The country code given is in the ISO2 format.
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