Canary Islands – Ocean to Forests

Duration

8 Days / 7 Nights

Tour Type

Tour Type

Hiking

Group Size

14 Persons

Level

Easy / Moderate

Overview: Hike the Canary Islands – Ocean to Forests

The Canary Islands, a Spanish archipelago off the coast of Northwestern Africa, are rugged volcanic isles known for the black and white sand beaches. Tenerife, the largest island is dominated by often snowy active volcano Mt. Teide, which has its own astronomical observatory and is part of Teide National Park. This route takes you along various eco-systems and amazing landscapes.

What’s Included

  • Accomodations
  • All Breakfasts
  • Bilingual guide 24/7
  • Support vehicle
  • 4 Dinners

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Tenerife

On this route we will observe the different eco-systems and flora depending on the altitude, as well as the human integration with the natural landscape. The panoramic views of the mountain range are truly spectacular.
Approximate duration: 4.5 hours
Level: Medium

Day 2

We will follow the route to arrive to the village of Taganana. On this route we will observe the different eco-systems and flora depending on the altitude, as well as the human integration with the natural landscape.
Approximate duration: 5 hours
Level: Medium

Day 3

From the Bolico peaks we will see one of the most outstanding views of the Teide, La Gomera , and Santiago valley.
Approximate duration: 4 hours
Level: Easy

Day 4

The route starts in the lost hamlet descending by the ravine. This ravine is located in one of the oldest volcanic massifs in Tenerife. We will see the impressive canyon walls surpassing the 600 meters high, as well as the peculiar flora and fauna. The route will finish in the mouth of the ravine, where we can enjoy a refreshing bath in the volcanic black sandy beach. From there a boat will take us to Puerto Santiago, during the crossing we will be able to see the impressive views of the Acantilados de los Gigantes.
Approximate duration: 4 hours
Level: Easy

Day 5

The Ifonche Circuit is one of the most impressive walks in the south of Tenerife. The walk follows old goat herder tracks to the rural hamlet, where you can take in the beautiful scenery of protected natural space before returning via farm tracks along the side of a deep gorge known as Barranco del Rey. This walk affords us excellent views of La Gomera and Costa Adeje, from Puerto Colon to Callao Salvaje.
Approximate duration: 4 hours
Level: Easy

Day 6

This is one of the most spectacular examples of volcanoes in the world, and the outstanding flora includes a large percentage of endemic species and the fauna a great number of exclusive species. We will be able to enjoy striking panoramic views of the Teide as well as other volcanoes.
Approximate duration: 3 hours
Level: Easy

Day 7: El Teide

El Teide – Mount Teide is the highest summit in Spain at an altitude of 3,718 meters. This dormant volcano is situated in the National Park in the center of the island of Tenerife. The park contains a wide variety of cones and domes, lava flows and caves that form a spectacular range of colors and forms. We gather tonight for our farewell dinner in the elegant dining hall of our hotel. But before we say our final goodnight, join us on the patio with our Astronomer for a star gazing session under the spectacular star filled Tenerife sky.

Today there are route options:

Route 1
Ascending by cable car and descending by cable car.
Approximate duration: 1 hour
Level: Low

Route 2
Ascending by cable car and descending on foot
Approximate duration: 4 hours
Level: High

Route 3
Ascending and descending on foot
Approximate duration: 8 hours
Level: Very High

Day 8: Departures

Price (per person)

$3295.00

For More Information / Booking

844-41-SPAIN
844-417-7246
772-564-0330

Arrive / Depart

Arrive: Tenerife
Depart: Tenerife

Upcoming Tour Dates

SEPT 08 – 15
OCT 14 – 21

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