Its streets exhibit typical buildings, some attractive ones such as the Bishop’s House ( Casa del Obispo), which is a tall one-story building that served as a summer home for the dwellers of the Tenerife Diocese.
Among the arts and crafts of this region, the most notable are the lacework, macramé, and rosettes. Also good wines, characteristic of these highlands, are harvested; the most notable being the white wines.
Among the local festivities, the most notable are those of San Roque and San Agustín, on the 28 th of August. The Festivities of Hermano Pedro are celebrated on the 25 th of April.
Cultural Interest Centres
| Calendar of Popular Festivities in Vilaflor
| April 25th
|| Hermano Pedro
| July 25th
|| Santiago Apostle, La Escalona. Arts and Crafts Fair
| Last week in August
|| San Roque and San Agustín. Popular Arts and Crafts Fair
| October 12th
|| Our Lady of Pilar. La Escalona
| December 8th
|| The Immaculate Conception. Jama
La Escalona Cultural Centre
Municipal Cultural Centre
April 25th Cultural and Recreational Centre. Vilaflor Casino
Phone: 922 709 042
Cultural Information Office: Council of the Guildhall of Vilaflor
Phone: 922 709 802
For Complete cultural information concerning Tenerife and the Canaries visit www.tenerifeculture.com