1. Spain
  2. Tenerife
  3. Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  4. Mount Teide

Teide Tour and Observatory

Product ID: 194339
Tenerife is so much more than just sun and beaches. The island is also famous for science and its volcanoes. Discover all about it on this excursion to the Teide National Park and the world’s largest solar observatory.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 8:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German, Spanish

Pickup included

A selection of North island hotels. Transport service for excursions with pickup from the NORTH of the island is available on Thursdays from 9:20-10:20 AM and on Sundays from 8.20-9.20 AM. Pickup time depends on the pickups scheduled for each day; it will be announced to the customer by e-mail or text the day before the activity - please check your messages. For the same reason please provide the name of your hotel or address of accommodation, as well as a mobile phone number at the time of booking.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Benefit from transportation included for small groups
  • Discover Teide National Park and its striking landscapes
  • Be accompanied by an official guide
  • Enjoy a guided visit of the Observatory
Full description
If you want to visit Mount Teide and enjoy the Teide National Park in all its glory, exploring the nooks and crannies of one of the world’s most visited national parks, this Mount Teide trip including a visit of the Observatory is the perfect choice for you.

Throughout this 8-hour trip to Mount Teide in Tenerife you will enjoy more than spectacular volcanic landscapes. You will behold the volcanoes that caused the most recent eruptions in Tenerife and you will also learn how the Canary Islands were formed. The trip does not include lunch, but you will have enough free time to eat lunch.

Next, visit Mount Teide and enjoy the Observatory. Did you know that the world’s most important solar observatory is located in the Teide National Park? Take an enjoyable 90-minute guided visit so that you leave the National Park having seen the inside of a telescope, observed the Sun, and learnt about astrophysics and the work of the researchers at the Teide Observatory.
  • Transfer for small groups
  • Official Spanish, English or German-speaking guide
  • Departure from the north and the south of the island
  • Guided visit of the Observatory
What’s Not Included
  • Food
  • Guide in other language than Spanish, English, or German
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• You should be prepared for extremes in weather, both heat as well as cold, depending on the time of year in which you enjoy your Mount Teide trip
• Please wear warm clothing and proper footwear, protect yourself from sunstroke.and - due to the elevated luminosity - wear sunglasses
• Take plenty of water on hikes
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 / 5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    5 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Pünktliche Abholung, angenehme Fahrt, sehr guter und freundlicher Guide

5 March 2020


Me encantó el entusiasmo del guía del observatorio y genial la guía del.parque. se me paso volando el viaje

19 August 2019

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Teleférico del Teide

Product ID: 194339