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Mt. Teide and Masca Valley Tour in Tenerife

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Explore the villages and landscapes around Tenerife’s Mt Teide and the Masca valley on a full-day tour! After leaving southern Tenerife, make your way through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Teide National Park where otherworldly volcanic sights abound. Pass through Vilaflor, one of Spain’s highest villages, stop for photos at the island’s famous dragon tree, and then enjoy plenty of free time to explore Garachico and Masca — two gorgeous Canarian villages tucked into the hills. With much much more to see and discover with this trip you will not be disapointed.

You'll start at
Autopista del Sur
Or, you can also get picked up
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  • Pass by Orotava Valley
  • 1
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 2
    Los Roques de Garcia
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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  • 3
    Teide National Park
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 4
    Parque del Drago
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 5
    Masca Valley
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 6
    Piscinas Naturales El Caleton
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
  • Check off Mt. Teide, Masca, and West Tenerife’s highlights in a day
  • Travel by coach with a guide to learn about the scenery and villages
  • See Teide, Vilaflor, and Garachico, and visit Masca perched the between ravines
  • Convenient round-trip transport from North and South Tenerife hotels
What to Expect
Leave your Tenerife hotel by air-conditioned coach and journey into the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Teide National Park, where lava craters and hills surround volcanic Mt. Teide. View the 12,198-foot (3,718-meter) peak from Vilaflor, one of Spain’s highest villages, and continue to Icod de los Vinos town to see its celebrated Dragon Tree, thought to be nearly 1,000 years old. After taking photos here, travel to the north-coast village of Garachico to take in its rugged lava landscapes. Then, head for the hamlet of Masca, where houses line a palm-coated ridge between steep-sided valleys. Stroll around both villages to savor their setting and atmosphere, and if you wish, enjoy lunch (own expense) at one of the restaurants there. Next, travel back to South Tenerife via the beautifully located coastal town of Santiago del Teide, stopping to admire the Los Gigantes cliffs (Wednesdays only) along the way. Your tour then concludes with a drop-off at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Autopista del Sur, TF-1, 38652 Arona, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up points are in the coastal resorts in Tenerife, times may vary depending where you are staying.. All pick ups are prior to 9.00am
Rural out of the way hostles/AirBNB clients will have to travel a little to reach the larger coastal towns.
Pick up from the North is in Puerto De La Cruz only.
We do not pick up from all hotels. A close central point may be issued to you. (short walking distance)
Departure Time
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
Pick up from South
3/15/2017 - 12/31/2019Monday - Saturday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM

1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020Monday - Saturday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM

Pick Up from Puerto De La Cruz
3/15/2017 - 12/31/2019Monday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Wednesday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Friday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Saturday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM

1/1/2020 - 12/31/2020Monday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Wednesday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Friday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Saturday:07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
9h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • This tour does not pick up in Santa Cruz or Rural Villages.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Walking shoes, warm clothes and water are strongly recommended
  • Please note: pickup reconfirmation is required upon booking, please refer to voucher for further details
  • Please note North pick ups are only in Puerto De La Cruz.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Hotel name or area is required to locate your closest pick up point
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 32 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Great overview of the island and some of its most important spots. Antonio was an impressive guide — he gave us all the information we needed to know and more in 4 languages! We experienced some trouble with the bus which required us to take taxis from the Masca Valley back to
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Spectacular sightseeing. Just hidden gem in Tenerife. Views are to watch out for. Fun longggggg walk
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Amazing trip, worth money. You can see a lot in this trip. From teide to masca. Also giude makes a lot of coffee or photo stops. So really recommend if you are lazy to drive, especially in Masca, try this excursion. You can also meet a lot of interesting people.
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The view of “El Pico del Teide” is stunning. And the route towards Masca is amazing. Respect for our bus driver. Our guide, bilingual Flemish / French did a great job. We ‘re really glad we took this trip. Bart & Martine
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A good itinerary, excellent guide, everything was OK. The group was quite large but all in all it was a very good tour. I definitely recommend it.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 9h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Spanish
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