Tenerife Island Exploration
After lunch, you’ll get to explore the crown Jewel of Tenerife, Mt. Teide National Park. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2007, this is the most visited park in Spain and home to the NASA solar observatory. You'll have time for a walk through the national park where you’ll discover some of the 800 species of unique flora and fauna on the island that can be seen nowhere else on earth. You’ll ascend to an altitude of 12,800 feet where you will be able to observe the breathtaking views of Tenerife and other Canarian Islands, and once the sun sets, the amazing star formations.
Includes: breakfast, tour with official guide and transportation, session with professional astronomer, tapas dinner
After breakfast, you’ll explore Canary traditions and culture in the cultural capital of the Canary Islands. Travel down the main streets of La Laguna where you’ll see the famous town square, local craft stores, and Canarian tapa restaurants. La Laguna’s historical center was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1999 and is known for it’s many beautiful churches, including Santo Domingo, the Church of the Holy Christ and San Miguel Chapel.
In this university town that is rich with history and culture, you’ll surround yourself with beautiful architecture, traditional and historical landmarks such as the bell and clock tower on the 500 year old church, Calle San Agustin. You’ll also be able to see ‘Parranda Canaria,’ a traditional folklore of dancers, fighters, and craftsman of cigar.
Includes: Breakfast, guided tour of La Laguna with transportation and lunch
Today you’ll have the opportunity to discover Tenerife’s most beautiful scenery the hidden village of ‘Masca.’ Located in the hills, some of the buildings have been preserved over generations. You will also have time to explore Los Gigantes cliffs. Located on the western side of Tenerife, the cliffs of Los Gigantes are a stunning backdrop for any photograpth, whether you are in front of them or walking on top.
Includes: breakfast, guided tour of Masca with transportation, boat ride of Los Gigantes & whale watching