Volcano Teide Teide Excursion from Santa Cruz

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Duration approx.
05:00 Hrs Approx.

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Teide Excursion from Santa Cruz

Languages
EN · ES · DE

Duration approx.
05:00 Hrs Approx.

Difficulty
Low
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Description

Throughout this Teide half day tour from Santa Cruz you will enjoy the volcanic side of the island during your cruise’s stop in the capital of Tenerife.

Teide Excursions from Santa Cruz - perfect for cruise passengers

Cruises are the best!

High sea, fun on board and stops at different geographical points to make the most of each destination in record time.

You know that Tenerife is so much more than just sun and beaches.

Which is why, on your cruise with a stop in the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, you have but one choice: to get to know Europe’s most visited national park in a single day, on a Teide Excursion from Santa Cruz de Tenerife that allows you to arrive in time before your cruise sets sail for new and exciting destinations.

On our Teide half day tour from Santa Cruz you will enjoy the heart of Tenerife, the Teide National Park, during 5 intense hours full of pure volcanic emotions.

You know that what you really want to live during your cruise’s stop in Tenerife is an unforgettable experience.

On this Teide Excursion from Santa Cruz de Tenerife you will behold the volcanoes that were formed during the most recent eruptions on this friendly island. You will also learn the history of the Canary Archipelago and how the Canary Islands were formed.

This half day tour to Teide National Park from Santa Cruz does not include a meal; however, you will have some free time to eat and regain your energy to continue discovering the Teide and Tenerife in record time.

Complete your Teide Excursion from Santa Cruz de Tenerife with a Cable Car ride

You already know that you don’t want to return to the port of Santa Cruz de Tenerife without having seen, during this tour to Teide National Park, the spectacular views of Tenerife and some of the neighbouring islands that the volcano offers from Spain’s highest peak, at 3,718 m.

The most comfortable way to make your dream come true before setting sail for your next destination is using the Teide Cable Car.

Once you are at an altitude of 3,555 m, you will be able to choose which views you want to take in.

Stay at the viewpoint of La Rambleta to behold the Seven Cañadas and the Ucanca Valley.

Or walk one the two trails that start from the Teide Cable Car’s upper station:

  • La Fortaleza trail to enjoy the views of the northern part of Tenerife
  • The trail to the viewpoint of Pico Viejo to behold the views of the southern part of Tenerife and spot the neighbouring islands of La Gomera, El Hierro and La Palma on the horizon, with the impressive Montaña Chahorra crater, which is 800 m in diameter, at your feet.

Highlights...

  • Teide half day tour from Santa Cruz
  • A magnificent tour through mountain roads, typical Canarian villages and unparalleled landscapes; the perfect option to spend a day in Tenerife
  • You will be accompanied by an official guide who will show you the Teide National Park’s most iconic places

What's included...

What's not included...

  • Food
  • Special permit from the Park for the trail to the peak of Mt. Teide
  • Ascent to the Peak of Teide
  • Official guide in other language than Spanish, English or German
  • Teide cable car facilities have no access for visitors with physical disabilities or motor impairments

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What's included

  • Transport from Santa Cruz
  • Official Spanish, English or German-speaking guide
  • Teide Cable Car return ticket

What's not included

  • Food
  • Special permit from the Park for the trail to the peak of Mt. Teide
  • Ascent to the Peak of Teide
  • Official guide in other language than Spanish, English or German
  • Teide cable car facilities have no access for visitors with physical disabilities or motor impairments

What's included

  • Transport from Santa Cruz  
  • Official Spanish, English or German-speaking guide

What's not included

  • Teide Cable Car ticket
  • Food
  • Special permit from the Park for the trail to the peak of Mt. Teide
  • Ascent to the Peak of Teide
  • Guide in other language than Spanish, English or German
  • Access for visitors with physical disabilities or motor impairments

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+ Information

Pick-up points and hours for our Teide Excursion from Santa Cruz de Tenerife are as follows:

  • Las Caletillas: Catalonia Punta del Rey Hotel at 10.20am.
  • Upper part of Santa Cruz: Barceló Contemporáneo hotel at 10.45am.
  • Lower part of Santa Cruz: Tourist bus stop at Alameda del Duque/Avenida Marítima at 11.00am.

To make the most of your half day tour to Mount Teide from Santa Cruz, you should be prepared for extremes in weather, both heat as well as cold, depending on the time of year.

Our recommendations:

  • Wear warm clothing and proper footwear. 
  • Protect yourself from sunstroke. 
  • Due to the elevated luminosity, wear sunglasses. 
  • Take plenty of water on hikes.
  • If you are going to use the cable car on your Teide Tour excursion from Santa Cruz, remember that people with heart problems, pregnant women, and children under 3 are not allowed to ascend due to the risk that high altitude poses to their health.
  • In accordance with current regulations, persons with any physical disability or motor impairment are not permitted to make the ascent by cable car, because of the potential risks if the vehicle has to be evacuated.
  • It is essential to bear in mind that in the event of the failure of the cable car system due to unexpected technical reasons, passengers already at the upper station will have to make their descent on foot and using steep mountain paths.

It is absolutely necessary to produce the booking confirmation, either printed or displayed on a mobile device.

In the event that weather conditions impede the operation of the cable car, in case of purchased excursions including a cable car ride the price of the cable car return ticket shall be reimbursed at the following rates: Adults €27.00 (non-resident) or €13.50 (resident); Children €13.50 (non-resident) or €9.50 (resident).

Since this activity includes pick-up service, changes and cancellations with full refund of the amount paid are only allowed up to 3pm on the day prior to the booked date. Same day or later changes/cancellations incur a charge of €6 per person.

Date changes are valid for 1 year provided that the vouchers have not been redeemed. Any change of date or cancellation of the activity must be made within a period of no more than 30 days from the date of the initial booking. Up to 3 date changes are permitted.

Check our Terms and conditions for detailed information on other reasons for cancellation.

Shops

The base station’s facilities include an information centre and a shop.

Toilets

There are public toilets at the Teide Cable Car’s base station.

In case of discount tickets for children or local residents, a supporting document is required to prove entitlement to discount.

Where to find us

When making a reservation for one of our Teide excursions from Santa Cruz, please indicate which hotel you are staying at and we will send you an e-mail with the pick-up point and time.

Frequently asked questions

No, it’s not necessary. You can download it and display it on the screen of any mobile device (phone, tablet, etc.).

Yes. We will pick you up and drop you off in the same location.

No. If you do not want to use the cable car, you will continue your journey by bus, while we allow some time to other customers who do wish to ride it.

Reviews

2019/02/15

Went ahead with even only a small number

2018/08/23

An entirely enjoyable excursion. The guide was full of information and we were treated to a great experience.

2019/03/11

We were pleased with our purchase. We had to change the date of our tour and there was no problem in doing so. great service.

2019/02/12

Was a well organized and fun excursion. Great tour guide and fascinating day

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