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Trip to Mount Teide in Tenerife

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Highlights


  • Take a tour to the Las Canadas National Park, The world Heritage Site by UNESCO
  • Enjoy the volcanic moonscape with a variety of flora and fauna
  • Witness the remnants of an old caldera wall surrounded by younger lava
  • Take a tour to the famous natural icon and the most visit National Park

Overview

Considered the third largest volcano in the world and the highest peak in the whole of Spain, a trip to Mount Teide in Tenerife offers spectacular views of the island and a variety of flora and fauna with changing altitude.

Enjoy a cable car ride (optional and weather permitting) from the caldera floor to the summit of Teide and you will see remnants of an old caldera wall surrounded by younger lava flows. Inhale the sulphuric fumes – it is evidence to the fact that there is still volcanic activity deep inside this ancient but dormant volcano. Take in the beauty of its lunar like landscape and look out for a diversity of flora and fauna as you scale up the fascinating Mount Teide volcano in Tenerife this Spanish excursion.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from Hotel at 08:00am to visit the grand Mount Teide. Accompanied by a guide, your tour guide will take you to see Tenerife’s most famous landmark, it was declared a National Park in 1954, out of which rises Mount Teide. Take in the beauty of one million year old volcanic peak. Experience Lunar-like lava fields and the rocky ridges, it’s a natural showstopper.

As you travel higher up the mountain you will notice that the terrain changes dramatically and suddenly becomes an amazing lunar landscape.

A cable car to 12,000ft (3.550m) is available if the weather permits and it is here that the breathtaking views of Tenerife and the rest of the Canary Islands greet you. During the tour there will be a break and a great opportunity to purchase some lunch.

After taking in the spectacular views from Mount Teide, you will be transferred back to your original departure point.

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Reviews

a very good trip coach turned up on time very good tour guide, could have done with a little more time say around another 30minutes or so, if it had been busy it would have been... Mrs Annette Moore

The trip to Mount Teide was the high spot of our week's holiday in Tenerife, with the cable car trip to the smowy peak an added treat. The guide was excellent and told us many... D F Robertson

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Teide Excursions: North Zone (Santa Cruz):
Tour with English, French, German & Dutch Guide: Thursday
Teide Excursions: North Zone (Puerto de la Cruz):
Tour with English, French and Dutch Guide: Wednesday
Tour with German Guide: Monday
Teide Excursions: South Zone:
Tour with English Guide: Monday & Wednesday
Tour with German Guide: Friday
Tour with French and Dutch Guide (may be mixed with French & Dutch): Monday

Duration

Approx. 6 hours

Start time

Start time: Hotel pick up starts at 0800h (08:00am)
Duration: Approx. 6 hours

Meeting point

The tour departs from:
North Zone (Santa Cruz): Need to make your way to Fabrica Flex bus stop, Fernando Beautell, 25 38009 S/C Tenerife.
North Zone (Puerto de la Cruz) and South Zone: You will picked up from you hotels.
(We would require your hotel details in order to arrange your pick up. If you do not have this information at the time of booking, please contact the local activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details).

Ending point

The tour concludes at your hotel.

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Return transfers
  • Guide (English, Dutch, French and German speaking)

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks

Do/Dont's

Wear comfortable shoes Carry your camera along to capture the beauty of the island from the summit of Mount Teide

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Please note

Please call the tour operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to reconfirm the departure details

The cable car ride is payable direct and is subject to weather conditions. The cost is 25€ for adults, 12.5€ for children, upto 14 years of age.

Mixed languages max. 3 lanugages

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Wear comfortable shoes.
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Cancellation policy

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