(36) Montaña Sámara and Volcanoes Circular Walk (National Park)

Route Summary
Readily accessible from the south of the island, this short circular walk offers tremendous views of the west coast, open pine forests, Mount Teide, Pico Viejo, solidified rivers of lava, and other volcanic structures.

Duration: 2.5 hours

(This is National Park Sendero 13) Continue reading “(36) Montaña Sámara and Volcanoes Circular Walk (National Park)”

(30) Old Vilaflor Town-Pino Enano Circular (Vilaflor)

Route Summary
A fascinating walk through the flower-bedecked and historic mountain village of Vilaflor, also taking a short uphill hike into the surrounding pine forest to see a very special tree, the Pino Enano, and the marvellous views from the rocky outcrop it inhabits.

Duration: 2 hours. Continue reading “(30) Old Vilaflor Town-Pino Enano Circular (Vilaflor)”

(20) Las Vegas – El Seco Circular (Granadilla)

Route Summary
This walk is wonderfully scenic with close-up views of rocky barrancos, open pine forest all around, and a glorious backdrop of the high mountains surrounding the Teide caldera. There are a number of interesting information boards along the route.
Duration: 3.5 hours. Continue reading “(20) Las Vegas – El Seco Circular (Granadilla)”

(07) Ifonche Cairns Circular (Adeje)

Ifonche Cairns Circular (Adeje)

Route Summary
8-turn-right-hereWalking amongst some beautiful scenery, this trail ascends from Ifonche through open pine forest and takes in a section of the Barranco del Rey before returning to the Ifonche starting point.

Duration: 4 hours
* N.B. This walk is over 10 km! Continue reading “(07) Ifonche Cairns Circular (Adeje)”

(06) Ifonche to Barranco del Infierno Circular (Adeje)

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Route Summary
A short but scenic walk in the pine forest above Barranco del Infierno.

Duration: About 3 hours.

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(04) La Quinta Circular (Adeje)

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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. Continue reading “(04) La Quinta Circular (Adeje)”