Your tour begins at your hotel, where your adventure guide will pick you up at the prearranged time. Enjoy the views as we drive through the beautiful pine forests of Corona Forestal and the moonlike landscape of Teide National Park. Covering an area of 190 km² your expert guide will point out all the best sights and landmarks in the park.
The lower cable car station is situated on the slopes of Mount Teide, the world’s third highest volcano. Enjoy stunning views in all directions during the 8-minute journey to the upper station at 3,555m above sea level. Admire the fantastic sea of clouds as well as the volcanic Las Cañadas cliffs and the kettle-like caldera caused by a volcanic eruption. You also get a clear view of the peculiar Roque Cinchado rock formation, possibly the most photographed rock in the world!
From here, continue to see even more awe-inspiring views on foot. There are two hiking routes, both of which will pass through different coloured rock and lava formations, leading to scenic viewpoints that can be reached within thirty minutes.
Enjoy fantastic views of Tenerife and the surrounding islands and learn the story behind how the Canary Islands were formed from your guide. On a clear day it’s possible to even see all seven of the Canary Islands from here.
After Teide, head to see the unique rock formations known as Los Roques de García in the Las Cañadas caldera. You will have time to stop and marvel at these spectacular formations and take photos. A light lunch of fresh baguettes caps off your day, before the journey back to your hotel.
This is a small group tour – Travel comfortably in our private van and enjoy the company of your friendly guides and fellow guests.
The tour is suitable for families with children. The minimum recommended age is 10 years. Note that the cable car is not recommended for people with heart or respiratory problems or pregnant women.
Between 08:00 – 09:00
Between 15:00 – 15:30
Proper hiking or sports footwear, sunscreen, sunglasses. We also recommend something warm to wear as the weather in the National Park can change abruptly, and it may get colder/windier up on the mountain.
Professional Outdoor Guide & Personal Trainer Sini is an experienced hiker who has roamed and explored the mountains and trails of Tenerife inside out. She has a broad knowledge of the history and fauna of the island and is always enthusiastic to share it with you.
Andreas has tons of knowledge of the underwater world. This active Swede has been Xwandering around the world and even has an instructors license for Flyboarding!
Went with my brother for our first ever scuba dive. We were picked up from our hotel by the instructor Daniel and the assistant diver/photographer Eva (on time to the... read more minute), and we went off to don our wetsuits and other gear to the nearby...More
I booked three different activities (Whale watching, kayaking, horseriding) for the last week of July, under a week before I emailed to enquire about how to pay by card, at... read more which point I was told the "company was going through changes" and the kayaking & horse riding were cancelled, but the whale watching "should still be going ahead".
Two days later I was emailed to say the whale watching was now cancelled as well.
They have since then cited staff sickness and the fact the last week of July is "low season" as the reason for this (not even lack of bookings which would be more understandable). The fact is they took no steps to notify me the activities were now cancelled (still available to book now on their website incidentally) isn't confidence building. I have a feeling I would've only found out about the cancellations at last minute if I'd not emailed them.
They did respond to me after I commented on facebook to get in touch and they could help put me in touch with other operators, but I have a feeling this is only because I left a public comment.
Very disappointed - their activities looked great with great selections, but that's no use if they don't actually happen.
It was such an amazing day with xwander! In the morning we were picked up by car and it was a pleasant ride. We went to make yoga with a... read more beautiful view over the ocean, then it went on to snorkeling with a small group...More
For those staying in the North of Tenerife, these guys are the ones to go to, to book your activities! Marcus and Benjamin were more than helpful and led a... read more fantastic day full of fun and laughter. Not only were we get picked up from our apartments and dropped back to the door;the guys also had rolls,fruit and plently of drinks. Photos were also taken which was included in the price!! Reasonably priced and hell of a lot cheaper than most options on get your guide!
We met a lot of nice people during this hike in the forets, people from Finland, Netherlands, Norway, USA, Australia and the guides were very friendly too. Most of all,... read more we discovered the history of the wines of Tenerife. Luckily, the weather was gorgeous !...More