Population: 2,425 inhabitants
Surface: 34.5 km²
Altitude: 420 masl
The municipality of Puntallana has always been an agricultural territory, well known long time ago as the bread basket of the Island. The success of cereal crops, specially wheat, has always ensured bread and roasted maize meal, basic products of the traditional Canary diet.During the last decades, due to the introduction of banana crops and due to the increase of tourism, the economic activity has been focused on the coast.
How to reach Puntallana:
On our way towards the northern part of the Island, following the LP-1 Road North, we find Puntallana municipality, 10 kilometers away from the capital city, Santa Cruz de La Palma.