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Tenerife on Foot

Tenerife is the highest island in the Atlantic and is the largest of the Canary Islands. Mount Teide (3718m), in the centre of the island is Spain's highest mountain and the third tallest volcano in the world. Your first view of the great volcano will be from the aeroplane window. A few days later you will be walking across the Caņadas del Teide, a massive crater of 16km diameter. From the ancient university town of La Laguna, the elegant resort of Puerto de la Cruz on the north coast, combined with the walking on Mount Teide make for a wonderful week. Ascend to the lava caves at the fascinating Roques de Garcia and explore the rugged Anaga peninsula - its top covered in ancient 'laurisilva' forest and majestic Canarian pines. This is an island walking adventure like no other.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Arrive La Laguna
DAY 2 Bus to Cruz del Carmen, day walk in Anaga Peninsula, return to La Laguna (4-5hrs)
DAY 3 Forest walk to La Caldera (5-6hrs)
DAY 4 Free day. Optional coastal walk (3-4hrs)
DAY 5 The Seven Caņadas walk, overnight Parador (5-6hrs)
DAY 6 Two options, cable car up to 3550m or Roques de Garcia circular walk, bus to Puerto de la Cruz
DAY 7 Two panoramic options, climb up to Montaņa Jala or walk to Degollada de la Mesa, bus to Puerto
DAY 8 Trip concludes

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