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  1. Spain
  2. Canary Islands
  3. Santa Cruz de Tenerife

From Puerto de La Cruz: Hike & Boat Ride to Antequera Beach

Product ID: 190478
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Discover the second longest natural beach in Tenerife, which is only accessible on foot through the mountains or by boat.
About this activity
Duration 6 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, German

Pickup included

Pick-up service is available from your hotel or at a nearby meeting point. Please indicate the address of your hotel to be assigned the closest meeting point. You will receive all the details of the pick-up point with the confirmation of the reservation.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the second longest natural beach of Tenerife
  • See one of Tenerife's most remote beaches
  • Hike the Anaga mountain range
Full description
Take a hike through the Anaga mountain range to go down to the second longest natural beach of Tenerife. The beach is very little traveled due to its limited accessibility: it is only possible to arrive there walking or by boat.

The route begins in La Cumbrilla, where you will go down a ravine to reach Antequera Beach. There, enjoy a boat ride to Santa Cruz de Tenerife.The route is a representation of the Canarian ecosystems, from laurel forests to extensive vegetation of cardonal-tabaibales, which has earned it consideration for the title of a natural reserve.

Antequera is one of Tenerife's most remote beaches just waiting to be discovered. The beach is made of fine grey sand and the best time to come is at low tide when it is not covered by the sea. It is popular among nudists. Access along the trail is quite tricky and you will need to be in good physical condition and reasonably experienced, but the journey is well worth the effort. Once you're there, take in the extraordinary scenery near the cliff that belongs to the Anaga mountain range and see the Antequera rock formation in the background.

Location: Igueste de San Andrés, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.
Length: 400 meters (1,300 feet).
Width: 25 meters (80 feet).
Composition: Black sand.
Means of access: On foot or by boat.
Disabled access: No.
Type of beach: Very isolated.
Amenities: No.
Parking facilities: No.
Bus service: No.
Coordinates: 28º 32' 06.999'' N 16º 07' 56.002'' W.
UTM coordinates: X: 389 228.00 Y: 3 157 023.00 H:28.
Includes
  • Transfers
  • Boat ticket
  • Snacks
  • Boots
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• Please wear comfortable clothes for trekking
• Bring a swimsuit and sunscreen
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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based on 3 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
4.7/5
Value for money
4.7/5
Safety
5.0/5

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TAMARAN

Product ID: 190478