Teide Sunset & Starlight
A TENERIFE DAY TRIP TO THE DISCOVERY OF TENERIFE CAPITALS ALONG WITH THE NATURE OF THE ANAGA RURAL PARK.
Tenerife Tour Code: DT06
An unforgettable excursion to the discovery of “Teide National Park”. Witness the most beautiful sunset with an explosion of colors that occurs when the hot Canary sun begins to hide behind the boundless sea. Gaze at the sky and look at the stars that with their brightness illuminate all around you. This will be an unique and unforgettable experience, all from the highest place in Spain.
A minivan will pick you up approximately 90 minutes before sunset, the time will be set during the booking phase, but in any case not before 5 pm.
We will begin to climb the mountain visiting some characteristic villages and we will stop to take pictures once we reach the best viewpoints, as we hike the mountain, a stop will be made at “Casa Rural Correa Del Almendro” where we will enjoy from the “Bubble Experience hotel” view, a new and different way to admire the stars while enjoying a glass of good prosecco. We continue going up the “Teide” till we reach a spectacular observation point where we will open a bottle of prosecco to drink a glass of it and eat some snacks , all this while comfortably seated at a table prepared by the staff under the starlight. On our trip back (only upon request during the booking phase), it will be possible to reserve dinner at a typical restaurant in Southern Tenerife. Enjoy grilled meats, tapas, cheeses, cold cuts, and delicious local wine. ( the cost for dinner and overtime is NOT included)
Buzanada – Aloe Park – Park bazaar
First of all, the Sunset Teide Tour will start in Buzanada. So we will first visit Aloe Park (formerly known as ardines de Atlantico) with its 40,000 meters of aloe and its “finca”. So Finca is a farm surrounded by beautiful plantations of bananas and aloe vera, many varieties of fruit trees (oranges, papaya, avocado etc.). Moreover, here you can also watch the traditional guests of the “finca”: animals.
Finally the visit will conclude with a tasting at the park bazaar.
San Miguel de Abona – Granadilla – Vilaflor – Gordo Pine
From here we drive to San Miguel de Abona, and then continue to Granadilla. Next the Sunset Teide Tpur will head up to Vilaflor at an altitude of 1,400 m.
Infact, this is the highest village in Tenerife. Here we will make a brief stop to see the Gordo Pine, the largest specimen of the Canary Islands, with a height of 45 meters.
Teide National Park – Mount Teide
From here we head towards the Teide National Park a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Mount Teide is a dormant volcano: it’s the highest point in Spain and the third largest volcano in the world.
The Teide National Park has been a protected zone since 1954. The drive up to the Teide National Park is an experience in itself, with Alpine scenery and tons of wildlife. Infact you can find astonishing landscapes like lunar-like landscape.
The weather here can be dramatically different from the rest of the island too. Infact in the winter you can find very low temperature with snow. Anyway, in the summer, temperatures are more consistent with the rest of the island, at around 30-40 °C.
Retamar – Islands El Hierro – La Gomera – La Palma
Next, the Sunset Teide Tour will then make a brief stop in Retamar. Retamr is a vantage point from which you can admire breathtaking views. Infact from here you can see the islands El Hierro, La Gomera, and La Palma.
Las Canadas del Teide – Los Roques – Pico del Teide
Afterwards we will then head towards Las Canadas del Teide. We will visit the volcanic rock formations of Los Roques and be enchanted by the majestic view of the Pico del Teide.
The result of erosion of an ancient volcanic dyke, Los Roques is one of the most well known geologic features on Tenerife’s Mount Teide.
Sunset – Night sky
Finally we will enjoy the real attraction of this Sunset Teide Tour. From a vantage point we will wait for the sunset.
Afterwards we will spend some time gazing at the night sky in all its boundless beauty.
During the return journey it will be possible to reserve dinner at one of the mosttypical restaurants of south Tenerife.
So this will be the best conclusion for this Teide Tour. We will enjoy delicious grilled meats, tapas, cheese and salami accompanied by delicious local wine.
The cost of the dinner is charged separately.
We advise you dress in layers, at 2200 meters the temperature can be as low as 5 degrees. Bring trousers and trekking shoes.
Yes no additional cost, it is part of the excursion.
For a max of 90 min the cost is 60 euro, the cost of dinner is à la carte.
Within 72 hours you will be reimbursed the total amount.