Getting there & away
If you’re driving, save yourself a headache and follow the signs towards the paid car park. Arriving by bus is easy: bus 106 (€5.80, 1¼ hours) comes directly from Santa Cruz every two hours from 6.45am to 10.45pm. Bus 354 (€2.50, 45 minutes) comes from Puerto de la Cruz every half-hour from 7.30am to 10.30pm, and bus 460 (€5.40, one hour 35 minutes, eight daily) makes the trip up from Playa de las Américas. The bus station (922 81 13 04) is to the northeast of the town centre.