Valle de la Orotava
Classification of wine origin in the north of Tenerife
The classification of wine origin of the Orotava Valley, one of the five in Tenerife, has a thousand hectares of vines, In the past this region was the cradle of the famous Canarian Malvasia wine. Nowadays, about 50 wineries in this region produce young white, red and rosé wines. For those interested in vine growing, an unusual system is used in this area with the trellises laid out with cordones over eight metres in length.
Puerto de la Cruz