Product ID: 101669

Tenerife: Mount Teide Observatory Astronomical Tour

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Gaze into the night sky with the aid of a guide and explore the constellations using high quality telescopes on Mount Teide. Discover the world’s largest solar observatory!
About this activity
Duration 8.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Spanish, English

Pick-up service

Pick-up possible from hotels in north Tenerife, including: La Chiripa Garden; Parque San Antonio; Noelia Playa; Dania Park; Hotel Concordia; Titsa Cruce Meliá; Teidemar; Garoé; Botánico; and Kiosko Paragüitas. Pick-up possible from locations in south Tenerife, including: Hotel TRYP Tenerife Princesa Dácil; Best Tenerife (bus stop); Hotel Columbus; Olé Tropical (bus stop); TITSA H Las Dalias (bus stop); Hotel Isla Bonita; TITSA CC. El Duque (bus stop, close to Costa Adeje Gran H.); Hotel Jardines del Teide; Hotel Plantación; TITSA Riu Arecas (bus stop); Hotel El Mirador; Barrera Bahía del Duque; Titsa Playa Paraiso (bus stop); Hiperdino Roca Nivaria (bus stop); and Hotel Riu Buenavista.
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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take part in the perfect tour of Mount Teide for astronomy lovers
  • Spend the afternoon at the world’s largest solar observatory
  • Star gaze by night with the unaided eye and the use of powerful telescopes
  • Enjoy this excursion for small groups
Full description
Indulge your passion for astronomy and the night sky and look at the stars using high quality equipment on Mount Teide.

Visit the largest solar observatory in the world in the afternoon and watch an unforgettable sunset from one of the volcanic mountain's viewpoints before surrendering to the magic of the star-filled sky over Tenerife.

Experience the volcanic landscape and scientific side of this beautiful island on the only tour to include a guided visit to Teide Observatory. Benefit from the expert knowledge of guides from the observatory at one of the top 3 places in the world to star gaze!
Includes
  • Transportation for small groups
  • Guide
  • Guided visit to the Teide Observatory
  • Astronomical observation using a long-range telescope
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks

When you get there

Know before you go
• In the event that the weather conditions prevent proper visibility of the stars through the solar telescopes, or if it otherwise is a threat to the tour, you will visit 2 nocturnal telescopes instead of 1
• In the event that the weather conditions prevent proper visibility of the stars, your guides will use audio visual equipment to give a virtual tour of the night sky, constellations and prominent objects that could have been seen
• This tour is not recommended for children under 8 years old
• People with health conditions should consult their doctor before undertaking this astronomical tour