18 x sights of Tenerife? Tenerife tours, trips + tips

What to do on Tenerife during your vacation, 18 x inspiration for a fun day trip

Tenerife is the largest of the 7 Canary Islands and much more than sun and beach. Did you know that you will find the oldest city in the Canary Islands and recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site?

Do you like nature more?

Then there are excursions to beautiful nature parks where you can walk along volcanic craters and between lava fields . Or what do you think about dolphin watching or snorkeling among the turtles ? Read all about it in this Tenerife travel guide.

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  1. Craters, volcanoes and lava in the Teide National Park
  2. Peaceful hiking in the Montañas Negras
  3. Looking for pirates in Masca, Tenerife
  4. San Cristóbal de La Laguna: the oldest city in the Canary Islands
  5. Stunning nature in the Anaga Nature Park
  6. Pyramids of Malpais de Güímar, Tenerife
  7. Dolphin & whale watching and snorkeling with turtles
  8. Hiking in Montaña Chayofita
  9. Water fun in the Siam Waterpark Tenerife
  10. Cliffs of Los Gigantes, natural wonder of Tenerife
  11. The fishing village of Candelaria in the east of Tenerife
  12. Punta de Teno: the most westerly point of Tenerife
  13. Zoo and volcanic beach on Puerto de la Cruz
  14. Protected natural beauty in Los Campeches
  15. Natural swimming pools formed by lava in Garachico
  16. Butterflies, dragon trees and wine in Icod de Los Vinos
  17. Botanical gardens and history in La Orotava
  18. Walking between the laurel, pine forests and waterfalls in Las Lagunetas
  19. Where to choose your hotel in Tenerife?

Mount Teide is the pride of Tenerife and it is undoubtedly the most popular natural sight on the island. The volcano is located in the national park of the same name. Teide National Park is the third oldest and largest national park in Spain. Wherever you stay on the island, you should definitely go here. The unique landscape of craters, volcanoes and fossilized lava , as well as the impressive peak itself, make this one of the most impressive and lasting sights in Tenerife .

There is an extensive network of paths and landmarks from where you can enjoy unforgettable views. This very diverse area shines all year round and you get to it from any point on the island.

You can climb the top of the Teide

You can climb the top of the Teide

Although this is only recommended if you are fit, healthy and well-trained. You can also go there with a cable car. This way everyone has the opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking views of Tenerife.
The Teide National Park is, both literally and figuratively, a high (too) point of your visit to Tenerife or the Canary Islands.

Our tip : Buy your tickets to visit the Teide National Park online.