Tenerife Day Trips

Los Gigantes-Masca
Garachico-Icod Tour

Los Gigantes-Masca Garachico-Icod Tour

A Tenerife Day Trip discovering the most characteristic places of the island, between the ocean, mountains and old villages.

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Tenerife Tour Code: DT03

Los Gigantes-Masca Garachico-Icod Tour

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The Tenerife Day Trip

An Exciting Tenerife Tour Excursion of one day to the discovery of the most characteristic places of Tenerife island.

Infact in this Tenerife Day Trip you will enjoy the ocean and the mountains of Teno, surrounded by nature, villages and traditions.

Itinerary

Puerto Santiago – Playa Las Arenas – Masca – Teno rural park – Teno Mountains –
Buenavista del Norte – Garachico – Castillo de San Miguel – Historic district – Icod de los Vinos – Dragon tree – Museum of Malvasia – El Tanque – Santiago del Teide

Tenerife Day Trip Itinerary

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Los Gigantes-Masca Garachico-Icod Tour

Puerto Santiago – Playa Las Arenas

The Tenerife Tour leave in the morning from your hotel in South Tenerife to head towards Puerto Santiago. Here we can admire the beautiful volcanic beach of Playa Las Arenas. Playa de la Arena is mostly surrounded by a marina where tyou can enjoy lot of water sport. Moreover you can find nice restaurants and bars. All this make the place one of most favored spot on the Island.

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Masca Tour – Teno rural park – Teno Mountains

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From los Gigantes the Tenerife day trip continue on to Santiago del Teide before descending to Masca. Here we will visit the wonderful village that lies between the tropical vegetation and stunning scenery in the heart of the Teno rural park.

The park (Parque Rural del Teno) is a pristine and extraordinary place of beauty. Infact there the beauty of nature melt with the history, legend, tradition and typical Canarian rural architecture.

Balancing on a rocky plateau in the Teno Mountains, the village of Masca was cut off from the rest of the island until the 1970s. Infact just now is accessed by a road with breathtaking views.

Buenavista del Norte – Garachico

After Masca Tour the Tenerife Excursion continue down to Buenavista del Norte and then on to Garachico.

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Garachico – Castillo de San Miguel

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The stop in Garachico provides a short walk that will take us to visit the famous natural pools of volcanic origin. We will also visit the Castillo de San Miguel, a small fort built in the 16th century to defend the commercial port.

Garachico, formerly one of Tenerife’s wealthier towns, was engulfed in lava by an eruption in 1706. This is one of the most picturesque towns on the island, and one of Tenerife’s most popular day trip destinations.

Historic district

From here the Tenerife Day trip we will continueto the historic district. Here we can  admire the ancient palaces and squares reliving the history of this fabulous town. This architectural heritage has been preserved in all its beauty and integrity.

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Icod de los Vinos

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From Garachico the Tenerife Day Trip will continue to Icod de los Vinos.

Dragon tree

We will visit the famous dragon tree, one of the most important natural symbols of Tenerife and all the Canary Islands. Infact  it has been declared a national monument in 1917. The tree is 22 m high, with a lower trunk diameter of 10 m, and an estimated weight of 70 ton. It’s claimed to be a thousand years old and this gave it its local name, El Drago Milenario: the Thousand-Year-Old Dragon.

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Icod de Los Vinos

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Icod de Los Vinos owes its name to the delicious wines and the great amount of vineyards. This is the most important source of production of this area.

Museum of Malvasia

The Tenerife Excursion will therefore stop at the Museum of Malvasia. An ideal place to sample the local products and taste the good wine of these lands.

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El Tanque – Santiago del Teide

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On the way back to the hotel we will make two brief stops in two very interesting sights.

The first, located in el Tanque, will give us a spectacular view of the entire north coast of Tenerife. The second, located above Santiago del Teide, will offer a unique view of the Teide and de Santiago valley.

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Los Gigantes-Masca Garachico-Icod Tour

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Once we receive your booking request, we will contact you to discuss any special requirements you may have as well as to arrange the pick-up location and time your tour will begin.

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Private excursion offers a dedicated driver and vehicle, entrance fees are not included in the price quoted. All of our excursions and tours have been designed for pick up within a 20 km radius of Costa Adeje, Tenerife Surs. We would be more than happy to quote for pick up outside this area.

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