Teide National Park

The highest peak in Spain (3,718 metres), declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco, is an absolute must. Beautiful and grandiose, it will make you feel very small.

  • Altavista Refuge

    Altavista Refuge  

    The Altavista refuge, situated at 3270 m, consists of two buildings and it is equipped with an infirmary, storehouse, showers, kitchen and three dormitories with...[+]

  • Ascending the Teide

    Ascending the Teide  

    To climb to the summit of the Teide, the highest in Spain at a height of 3,718 metres, is a unique experience. The fact that part of the route can be done by...[+]

  • Fauna

    Fauna  

    The vertebrate fauna of the Mt. Teide National Park is limited and far from striking. The total inventory for the Park barely numbers 30 species, although some...[+]

  • Flora

    Flora  

    The plant world is another of the outstanding features of the Mt. Teide National Park, where plant species are fully adapted to the tough living conditions of...[+]

  • Geology

    Geology  

    With an altitude of 3,718 metres above sea level, Mt. Teide is the highest mountain in Spain and in all of the Atlantic archipelagos. The steep slopes of the...[+]

  • Mt. Teide Cable Car

    Mt. Teide Cable Car  

    Ctra. TF-21, Km. 40,2 - Parque Nacional del Teide 38002 LA OROTAVA

    Cable car services up to La Rambleta run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., unless bad weather or high winds make the service impossible. Restrictive measures have currently...[+]

  • National "Parador" Hotel

    National "Parador" Hotel  

      Las Cañadas del Teide National "Parador" Hotel Detached building within the Park. Inside, it recreates the atmosphere of a cosy house of the high mountain...[+]

  • Ruta por el parque

    Ruta por el parque  

    The Mt. Teide National Park has links with different areas of the island with its four access roads: To the North: TF-21 road from La Orotava to Las Cañadas...[+]

  • Teide National Park

    Teide National Park  

    A network of national parks in the Canary Islands attempts to conserve their most characteristic ecosystems. Hence, the Mt. Teide National Park, in the centre of...[+]

  • Visitor Centres

    Visitor Centres  

    Road TF-21. Km. 32,1

    There are two Visitor Centres open daily (except 25 December and 1 January) from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. El Portillo Visitor Centre exhibits the geological history of...[+]

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