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Las Palmas: Green Mountains, Tejeda and Artenara

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Visit the charming villages and stunning and green landscapes of Gran Canaria. With your local guides, you will encounter Moya, Fontales, Artenara and Tejeda.
About this activity
Duration 7.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Easy cancellation
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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Tejeda Village
  • Witness the Artenara aboriginal cave dwelling complex
  • Take unique panoramics from important volcanic canyons
  • Taste local Canarian cheese (optional)
Full description
After departing from Las Palmas, you will depart to visit the charming villages and stunning green landscapes of Gran Canaria, quoted by all as a “Continent in Miniature”.

You will visit Moya, complete with the Tomás Morales´Museum (a local representative of modernism), and a birthplace house dating from the 18th century. You will continue through the forests of laurisilva to reach Fontales, which is famous for its mountain cheeses (with tastings optional).

Your next stop Artenara is one of the highest villages in the Canary Islands and is home to many cave houses. Following a short break for lunch, you will finish your tour with a visit to Tejeda, one of the most beautiful villages in Spain. It boasts impressive views of the Bentaya and Roque Nublo rocks, and is also famous for its almond candy production.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop off from Las Palmas (for those coming from the south, take the bus directly to the San Telmo bus station, your meeting point will be at the Hotel Parque)
  • Small group and exclusive tour
  • Official tour guides (licensed)
  • Optional local Cheese tasting (from October until March)
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch is not included, but your guide will help recommend to you some local restaurants
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

HOTEL ASTORIA HOTEL REINA ISABEL HOTEL AC MARRIOT GRAN CANARIA HOTEL CRISTINA HOTEL CANTUR HOTEL SANTA CATALINA HOTEL AC MARRIOT IBERIA HOTEL PARQUE PLAZA DE LAS RANAS

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Important information
Please bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• This tour involves quite a bit of time on mountain roads