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The perfect collection of amazing sites in Tenerife.  From visiting the Teide volcano with opportunity to take the cable car (cable car optional and can be purchased on the coach). A tour of some of the most majestic points in Tenerife and a trip to the beautiful island La Gomera. Prepare yourself for 3 days of activities in this lovely little package we have prepared to let you make the most of your visit to Tenerife. Book for the time you arrive and we will be in touch to confirm the days of your adventures, please make sure your telephone number is full and correct. • 1 day- Half Day Teide Volcano (Tenerife) • 1 day- Full Day Island Tour (Tenerife) • 1 day- Full Day Island Tour (La Gomera)
Half Day Teide  • Pick up from your hotel or close by • Pass through the lovely village of Vilaflor (highest village in Europe) • Drive through the Canarian pine forests • Travel through the spectacular lunar landscapes as seen in many movies • Reach the foot of the volcano and enjoy the views of the Ucanca Valley or choose to take the cable car. Above the cloud line you may see the other 6 islands • Continue down to Roques de Garcia for visit and enjoy the magnificent views then return Tour of the Island (no Teide)  • Pick up from your hotel or close by • Travel to the East to see the black Madonna, patron saint of the Canary Islands. • Carry on North for a short stop to admire the valley of La Orotava. • Continue on to visit La Orotava, a beautiful historical town and a chance to walk to La Casa De Los Balcones popular for its embroidery and other products • Proceed to Icod De Los Vinos to visit the famous 3000 year old Dragon tree. • Stop by an observation platform overlooking Mirador De Garachico (locals here also claim this was the very first port for boats) • Head off to the summit of Erjos then down through Santiago Del Teide to Los Gigantes where you will see the towering giant cliffs • Return to your pick up point  La Gomera  • Pick up from your hotel or close by • Board the ferry for a lovely sail over the Atlantic to San Sabastian the capital of La Gomera • On a walking tour, see a collection of the city’s historical sights. Admire the facade of the Church of the Assumption (Iglesia Del Asunción), stop for photos by the Hermitage of San Sebastian and see Columbus House — built on the spot where Sir Christopher Columbus is thought to have stayed on the island.    • Continue by bus to one of the island’s best-loved vantage points, and gaze out at sights of the Hermigua valley and town • Lunch beckons in the town of El Cedro, so stop at a traditional Gomeran restaurant for your 2-course meal.   • Head to the nearby village of Las Rosas next and explore it’s pretty streets with your guide. Stop to watch a demonstration of the famous Gomeran whistling language, known locally as Silbo Gomero, and learn how the ‘language’ was used to communicate across the island’s deep valleys and ravines.   Please note: Occasionally, lunch may be eaten in Las Rosas and the stop in El Cedro will consist of free time to explore (La Gomera). Weather depending some routes may alter, also weather depending the cable car (half day Teide) may close due to strong winds or snow.

What’s included

  • Lunch is provided in La Gomera
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only) South Tenerife Only
  • The menu often changes, but typically your lunch starts with a dish of fresh bread with Canarian herb sauces — known as mojos — followed by a main course of salty local potatoes with either chicken or beef goulash, both prepared with local herbs and spices. Savor the food and enjoy a glass of local wine, too.
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • Entrance fee to the cable car Mt Teide.