(04) La Quinta Circular (Adeje)

Route Summarymainsummary

This delightful short walk ascends gently through open pine forest before dropping to the spectacular Boca del Paso viewpoint high above the main southern holiday resorts.

Duration: About 2 hours.

Route Overview

Small Map.JPGDuration:
About 2 hours.
Transport/Parking: No bus service. Car or taxi, parking beside the church.
Length: 5.170 km / 3.23 mi
Height gain: 256 meter
Height loss: 256 meter
Max Height: 1079 meter
Min Height: 913 meter
Surface: Moderate
Child Friendly: Yes
Difficulty: Easy
Dog Friendly: Yes
Refreshments: None in La Quinta. Nearest at Bar Restaurante Taucho.

Description

1-start-at-ermita-de-santa-margaritaThis delightful short circular walk starts and finishes in the tiny hamlet of La Quinta, close to Taucho in the Adeje Ayuntamiento, and ascends gently through open pine forest before dropping to the spectacular Boca del Paso viewpoint high above the main southern holiday resorts. It then returns to the starting point at the Ermita de Santa Margarita in La Quinta. A delightful array of wild flowers lined the route in early January. Much of the pine forest shows signs of forest fire but has fully recovered.

Links:
Photos from walk
Download GPX file (GPS Exchange Format)
Download Route Guide PDF (with illustrated Waypoints)
Access Walk on Viewranger
Access Walk on Wikiloc

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