Teide National Park is a popular attraction in La Orotava, a walkable area known for being luxurious and relaxing. You'll find many palatable picks for dining and drinking here. Take in the natural beauty of the mountains, sea, and gardens—or broaden your horizons with some local entertainment. Book a hotel in the area, and use it as your home base for getting to Teide National Park and seeing everything in and around La Orotava.
More to see near Teide National Park
After a visit to Teide National Park, you can explore other activities and attractions in La Orotava. One popular activity in the area is being pampered at a spa, but there's plenty more to do.
Teide Observatory, El Socorro Beach, and Garden Beach are a few spots to soak up some sunshine. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Teide National Park, Montana de los Frailes Park, and Taoro Park. La Villa Shopping Center, Las Piramides de Martianez Shopping Center, or Chinyero Volcano will provide yet another welcomed diversion.
You can attend a show at San Miguel Castle, Arona Pyramid, and Tenerife Auditorium. Casa de Los Balcones Museum, Iberoamericano Art Museum, and Puerto de la Cruz Archaeological Museum feature captivating exhibits. Some landmarks that can't be missed include La Fortaleza Lookout, Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion Church, and San Felipe Castle.
Hours of family fun are waiting at Teide Cable Car, Pueblo Chico Theme Park, and Loro Park. A couple of the most popular attractions in the area are Los Gigantes Beach and Los Cristianos Beach. You can also check out El Teide Peak, Mount Guajara, and La Orotava Municipal Building.
Getting to Teide National Park
Get to Teide National Park by air. Tenerife (TFS-Tenerife South) is the closest major airport, 17.5 miles (28.1 km) from La Orotava. Santa Cruz de Tenerife (TFN-Tenerife North) is the next closest airport, 19 miles (30.6 km) away.