Sunset and stars on Teide
Experience the emotion of seeing the sunset from the highest peak in Spain, with a cocktail dinner designed by Erlantz Gorostiza, chef with two Michelin stars, and astronomical observation. On Wednesdays and Fridays, you can enjoy our Sunset and the Stars experience. We present you all the stages of the most exclusive experience of Tenerife
Exclusive cable car
An exclusive activity for smalls groups. The experience begins with the Cable car ascent up to 3,555 m above sea level giving a sensation of flying over the volcano.
A toast in the shadow of Teide
Once at the top, you will be received with a glass of Canarian sparkling wine from the winery Bodega Altos de Trevejos, whilst beholding the shadow of Teide cast towards the island of Gran Canaria. A unique show of nature.
Pico Viejo at sunset
You will continue the experience with a walk to the viewpoint of Pico Viejo to contemplate the sunset in its fullness between islands and volcanoes, with the assistance of our guides who will discover step by step the volcanic wonders.
Tasting the traditional cuisine
After the sunset you return to the Teide Cable Car base station, where you will be treated to a cocktail dinner designed by Erlantz Gorostiza, 2 Michelin stars chef of the Restaurant MB, and served by Mag Cátering, made with products typical of the islands and excellent local wines that will make even the most demanding gourmet’s mouth water.
The most exclusive stargazing excursion on the island
After the dinner begins the spectacle of the stars, stargazing with the naked eye and with Starlight guides and long range telescopes. You can enjoy the breathtaking starry sky of Tenerife. You will see distant constellations and impressive planets like Saturn. Do you know how many rings does Saturn have?
Full moon night
When the brilliance of the full moon make us difficult to see the faint light of distant stars, you can observe our spectacular natural satellite, its mountain ranges, craters, among other lunar wonders.
Unforgettable experience with a team of professionals
The team of Volcano Teide Experience, its Customer and Reservation Service Department, official multilingual guides of Canary Islands, Starlight Guides and Mag Catering, will accompany you throughout the activity Sunset and Stars, giving you the most exclusive excursion on Canary Islands.
- Exclusive tour for a maximum of 90 people, divided into different languages.
- A glass of sparkling wine from the winery Altos de Trevejos from one of the viewpoint terraces of the Cable Car whilst beholding the shadow of Teide.
- Sunset from the Pico Viejo viewpoint.
- Cocktail dinner designed by Erlantz Gorostiza and served by Mag Cátering.
- Stargazing with the naked eye and with Starlight guides and long range telescopes
- Exclusive Cable Car at sunset
- A glass of Canarian sparkling wine
- Cocktail dinner
- Stargazing with naked eye and with Starlight guides and long range telescopes
- Spanish, English and German-speaking guides
- Wear warm clothing and proper footwear.
- People with health problems should consult with their doctors before undertaking this hike.
- This activity is not recommended for people with heart problems, or pregnant women.
- Children under 8 cannot use this service.
This activity includes a 40-minute walk both ways of medium-low difficulty, therefore it is necessary to be in good physical shape.
Please keep in mind that in the winter months it is more likely that the cable car is not operational due to meteorological conditions, in which case we would enjoy the sunset from one of the Park's viewpoints.
If the trail is closed by ice or snow, you can enjoy the sunset from La Rambleta and skip the walk to the trail of Pico Viejo.
If the weather conditions prevent or hinder proper visibility of the stars, our guides will use audiovisual equipment to give a virtual tour of the night's sky, the constellations and prominent objects that could have been seen otherwise.
Cancellations and returns
The User may change the date or cancel Sunset and Stars free of charge up to 4pm on the day prior to the activity.
Any changes or cancellations made after 4pm on the day prior to the activity day or on the same day of the activity will be charged a cancellation charge of €30.00.
In cases which additionally include Cable Car at Sunset, the parties expressly agree that if the Cable Car cannot be operational due to adverse weather conditions, the sunset shall be enjoyed from the Chío viewpoint or similar, and that the amount paid for the cable car return ticket (€27.00) shall be reimbursed.
Consult pick-up points. If your hotel is not a designated pick-up point we will contact you to set a time and place for pick-up, once you have made your reservation. Pick-ups are available from the south of the island, Puerto de la Cruz and Santa Cruz-La Laguna.
If no pick-up is scheduled, the meeting point is at the Teide Cable Car base station at the following hours:
Star menu to savour Canarian cuisine
Cone of vegetable chips
Cheese board of Canary Island cheeses with a garnish and breads of different textures
Balls of gofio (dough made from roasted corn, millet or barley grains) with banana, nuts, dried fruit and honey
Puff pastry filled with smoked cheese and guava
Octopus skewer with paprika and papita negra (Canarian black potato)
Almogrote balls with caramelized Guayonje onions
Papas arrugadas (Canarian wrinkly potatoes) served with traditional sauces (mojos)
Fish skewer with orange-fleshed sweet potato
Ribs with millo (creamed corn), potato foam and cilantro
Shot of Canarian chickpeas
Carne de fiesta pork meat casserole
Samosas (fried pastry) with a filling of rabbit in salmorejo marinade
Quesillo (Canarian custard flan) with palm syrup
White and dark chocolate Teide Rocks
Canarian white wine: Valleoro dry (D.O. Valle de La Orotava)
Canarian red wine: Valleoro new (D.O. Valle de La Orotava)
Beer, soft drinks and mineral water
Are you a vegetarian or your diet has special requirements and you do not see enough choices on the menu? Call us at +34 922 010 444 once you have made your reservation and tell us your requests, so you can fully enjoy the cocktail dinner.