07 Sep 10 of the best excursions in Tenerife
Several times we have emphasized the marvelous characteristic of Tenerife, together with its perpetually spring-like climate; a miniature continent with a thousand facets, variegated microclimates that follow each other in a few kilometers, changing their natural characteristics, their flora, their landscape peculiarities and their sociality at an almost disturbing rate for the differences that characterize it.
Skilled hands seem to have shaped the lava that makes up the island to the fullest extent, digging immense furrows in the highlands, have “ruffled” the ground creating a mountainous “backbone” that divides its territory into two to its highest height : El Pico del Teide, the third highest volcano in the world and one of the highest peaks in Europe.
In this article you have the possibility to choose between 10 of the best excursions in Tenerife!
Therefore, it is worth the pain to cover at least a good part of these biodiversities using the excursion organizations in the area that will make these approaches much simpler and safer.
Volcano Teide, Los Gigantes, Masca and Garachico: from the roof of Spain to the bathroom at the foot of the “acantilados” (overhanging rocks) of Los Gigantes, from the discovery of the raw village of Masca, lost among the dizzying “barranchi” savages that arrive until to the sea, on the coast of which Garachico, with its natural pools, invites you to dive back into the water.
One of the best excursions in Tenerife, with 11 hours of spectacular views recommended to all lovers of nature, photography and art advised only to people who are physically not healthy, with motor difficulties or heart disease: comfortable shoes are recommended, costume bathroom and equipment for taking photographs.
Exploration of the west coast of the island on the whale and dolphin route aboard a catamaran with an underwater view, navigation along the coast beyond the majestic cliffs of Los Gigantes with a stop for a relaxing swim and lunch.
Close observation of whales and dolphins with Spanish, Dutch, English, French, German and Italian speaking guide.
Accessibility also with wheelchair.
Average exit time approximately 4.30 hours.
Excursion to the Teide with an average duration of 8 hours.
Exploration of a full day of Spain’s most visited National Park aboard 4×4 SUVs with descent to Masca and visit of Vilaflor, the highest town on the island.
Spanish, English, French and German speaking guide.
Pick up at your hotel or a nearby meeting point. You will receive the exact details of the withdrawal with the booking confirmation.
Pure adrenaline on the surface of the water, an exciting adventure on a jet ski with exploration of the south coast of Tenerife: speeding along the waters of the Atlantic Ocean, riding the waves, visiting remote caves and other wonders in complete safety.
Duration 60 – 150 minutes
Departure from Puerto Colon.
A healthy and invigorating paddle in a kayak along the beautiful coast and in the crystal clear waters with a fantastic stop to snorkel among the turtles. A fantastic physical activity experiencing the marine life of Tenerife.
Head to the beautiful crystal clear waters that surround Tenerife and discover the magic of this beautiful island. Paddle in a kayak in the sea while admiring the landscape while passing the rocks of Palm Mar.
Observe the huge caves and the wide, splendid coast. You don’t want to miss one of the best excursions in Tenerife, do you?
Then stop to snorkel in the blue waters and discover a vast world of fish and other sea creatures, a perfect opportunity to learn about life in the ocean of Tenerife. Sometimes, on the way back, the dolphins swim next to the boat adding a special magic to the afternoon.
Make friends with the turtles that live here as you explore this underwater paradise.
Spanish, English, German, Polish and Russian speaking guide
Admire the view of Los Gigantes, the huge cliffs that emerge from the Atlantic Ocean, visit the town of Icod de Los Vinos with its millennial Tree of the Dragon, discover the city of La Orotava, known for its rare architectural beauty.
The tour around the island ends with a visit to the Basilica of Our Lady of Candelaria, known for the statue of the Black Madonna, while in the main square facing the ocean you can admire the statues of the Guanche Menceyes, the first Canarian inhabitants.
Don’t miss one of the best 10 excursions in Tenerife! The 8-hour tour including lunch, comfortable shoes and some warm clothing are recommended.
Spanish, English, French and German speaking guide.
Enjoy a paragliding flight over the city of Adeje with an authorized instructor, the breathtaking spectacle from the top of southern Tenerife, take photos and videos of your flight and give yourself an incredible and indelible memory of your wonderful experience.
Relax while you fly comfortably and safely, enjoy the views of the Barranco del Infierno and the Tejina mountain.
Also try driving the vehicle, if you want; the duration of the flight is between 15 and 20 minutes and the landing is planned on Playa de la Enramada, however, depending on the weather conditions the pilot could choose to land in a different place.
Two-seat paragliding flight anticipated by safety instructions and with a professional instructor
Safety equipment, certified harness and helmet and civil liability insurance.
Discover the small island near Tenerife and explore the unique nature of the UNESCO World Heritage Biosphere Reserve, enjoy the ferry trip combined with a delicious breakfast and spectacular views
Immerse yourself in the secrets of the local cuisine and in the Spanish lifestyle, taste some typical local tapas.
Treat yourself to an interesting 1-day tour to explore the younger island of all, board the ferry in the port of Los Cristianos and enjoy the spectacular views of the Canary Islands.
Once in El Hierro, take the bus to Mirador Isora and enjoy sensational views of the steep cliffs and the La Playa valley, then continue north on the mountain to the Hoya del Pino recreation area. Take a 15-minute walk immersed in a magnificent natural landscape, away from the classic tourist trails.
Once in Las Puntas, you will discover the smallest hotel in the world, located directly on the water in a dream scenario.
Enjoy a delicious Spanish buffet lunch and treat yourself to some delicacies in one of the famous bakeries and pastry shops of El Hierro.
Spanish, English and German speaking guide.
Take a quad tour in the southern part of the island, through the Teide National Park.
Cross the beautiful natural environment of San Miguel de Abona, Cho Pancho, Vilaflor and, of course, the Teide National Park.
Visit the Teide, the third highest volcano in the world, known for its ancient eruptions explore the national park with its different landscapes, from forests to deserts and admire the view of the Atlantic Ocean below.
Don’t miss the opportunity to see the natural side of Tenerife, in a very special and fun way.
Also suitable for less practical driving that will be addressed and followed by properly trained personnel.
Spanish, Dutch, English, French, Italian and Russian speaking guide.
This is one of the 10 best excursions in Tenerife! Start your 30-minute flyboarding activity on the beach in Santa Cruz de Tenerife: sail offshore and listen carefully to your guide who will explain how to get up and fly with your table.
After a short demo that will show you what you can do, fasten the board at your feet, dive into the ocean and soar into the air with the power of a jet of water powered by a 215 horsepower engine.
Once you experience this high-adrenaline-charged sensation, try doing somersaults and dips with your table.
Get up on the water like Iron Man or dive in and rise to the surface like a swimming dolphin.