Guatiza is famous for its cactus garden hence the origin of the name Jardín de Cactus which covers 5,000 m² and has over 1,400 types of cactus and over 1,000 different species from America, Madagascar, the Canary Islands including local ones and local areas.
The famous attraction was first created by César Manrique and is located on an old crater which is extracted from the volcanic soil.
The population of Guatiza has about 820 persons. The volcanoes in the area are Guenia, Tinamala,
La Caldera and Las Calderetas.