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Guided Hike to Mount Teide Summit with Return Cable Car Ride

By Volcano Teide Experiences
Price was undefined, price is now £70


Free cancellation available
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Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless tickets
Vehicles and venues disinfected


  • Daring adventure to the summit of Spain's tallest mountain

  • A trek along Telesforo Bravo, Mount Teide's toughest route

  • Access to Teide Crater with a special national park permit

  • Relax your hike with cable car return ticket

  • Professional guide all the time

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Guided hike to the summit of Mount Teide

  • What's included

    National park permit to access the crater

  • What's included

    Return cable car ride

  • What's included

    Return transport to and from your Tenerife hotel (if selected)

  • What's included

    Live tour commentary provided in English

  • What's excluded

    Food and drinks

Know Before You Book

  • You must be 7 or older for the hike with return cable car ride. You must be 14 or older for the hike with 1-way cable car ride.

  • You must have a reasonable level of fitness and be able to walk on unpaved, uneven, and difficult terrain.

  • If you are pregnant or have heart problems, you may not take part due to altitude.

  • If you have selected the hike with 1-way cable car ride, you will have time to purchase lunch at the Altavista Refuge on your own before concluding your hike.

  • If selected, return transport is available from most centrally located Tenerife hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Please be ready and waiting at the provided point 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.

What you can expect

Scope out the volcanic wonders of Mount Teide, the highest peak in all of Spain. Trek to the height of 12,198 feet (3,718 m) above sea level, and upon reaching the summit, enjoy views of the mysterious crater and the Canary Islands in the distance.

From the Teide Cable Car base station, you have 1 of 2 options—set off on a guided hike immediately towards the summit or shorten your trek with a ride to the upper station at 11,663 feet (3,555 m), from where you'll embark on the remainder of the hike. No matter which option you choose, your adventure concludes with a cable car ride back down the mountain above its ancient craters and former lava flows.

From your choice of destination points, trek over craggy terrain as you hike the Telesforo Bravo route—the toughest trail on the mountain. Put your skills to the test as you climb the steep pathways, breathing in the unmistakable scent of sulphur as it wafts off the numerous fumaroles in the area.Upon reaching the summit, enjoy time to catch your breath as you gaze out over the clouds that hover above the island below.

From its narrow lip, look down into the yellow-green depths of the crater as your guide shares stories of the volcanic eruptions that have occurred over the last several centuries. Once you've had plenty of time to rest and take in the breathtaking views, hike back to the upper station where a cable car is waiting to take you back down the mountain.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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Activity Location

  • Mount Teide
  • carreteras las cañadas tf-21
  • La Orotava Canarias 38300

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Hotel Pickup
    • Puerto de la Cruz Canary Islands 38400
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Costa Adeje Canary Islands
    • Teide Cable car station
    • Cañadas del Teide Carretera TF-21 at Mile 25 (km 40.2)
    • La Orotava Canarias 38300

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