Day trip

Mount Teide: Tour with Cable Car Ticket

4.5 / 5

93 reviews

Activity provider: Teleférico del Teide

Mount Teide: Tour with Cable Car Ticket

Activity provider: Teleférico del Teide
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From US$ 70.69 per person

Discover the landscape of the most-visited national park in Europe on a guided tour. Experience the wonder of a cable car ride over volcanoes, craters, and rivers of lava up Spain's highest peak.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
The exact pickup time will be specified on your voucher, or provided by the local partner after booking.

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover Canarian villages and unparalleled landscapes
  • Enjoy spectacular views of Teide National Park
  • Ascend the highest peak in Spain by cable car
  • Explore Mount Teide's most iconic places with an official guide
  • Visit Mount Teide in a sustainable way
Full description

After picking you up in the selected location, you will visit the largest national park in the Canary Islands and experience a volcanic landscape of unrivaled beauty with your Mount Teide cable car ticket. Forget the car and contribute to a sustainable Teide. By choosing group transport, you’ll help to beat overcrowding in the vehicle parking zones inside the national park which, as a conservation measure, are small and unsuitable for expansion. From the base station, board the cable car for the 8-minute ride up to the highest peak in Spain. The cable car’s upper station, at 3,555 meters, is the point of departure for 3 interesting trails for hiking enthusiasts. There are paths to Pico Viejo Lookout and La Fortaleza Lookout, where you’ll have spectacular views of the north and south of the island. The Telesforo Bravo path leads to the highest point of the volcano, at an altitude of 3,718 meters. To visit the peak you must apply for a permit in advance.

Includes
  • Transport from the North and South of the island
  • Official guide
  • Teide cable car ticket
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with respiratory issues
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
  • People with heart problems
  • Children under 2 years
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Adverse weather conditions, especially during the winter, may affect the safety of the roads leading to the cable car (snow, ice, falling rocks), and visits may be unexpectedly canceled
  • Highly recommended to contact the Teleferico beforehand to check the weather conditions as this may affect the activity
  • Be sure to wear warm clothing and sturdy footwear, and to bring a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen (as needed)
  • People with health problems should consult a doctor before undertaking this activity
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 93 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.4/5

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Very nice guide, giving lots of details about the history of the island and its geological creation. Approximate but sufficient English. Time a bit short at the top of the cable car...an extra hour would be appreciated. The sudden rise in sea level to 3300 meters in a few hours has side effects (migraines at the top and fatigue the rest of the day). Not to be missed, however, the panorama is exceptional

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August 11, 2021

It is wirth your time, and money! I can only recommend :). Karsten our guide was super competent and friendly. Only one thing: if You tend to get sick on bus rides, please prepre yourself. It was neither the fault by the driver, nor by the roads nor the bus. Everyting was excellent but it to go from sea level to 3500 meters in 2,5 hours can take a toll. Thankfuly the tour stops halfway to take some photos. :)

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August 2, 2021

La experiencia estuvo muy buena. El servicio es perfecto. Se comunican antes y durante el tour. Dura aproximadamente 6 horas y puedes subir al Teide, verlo, y caminarlo. El guía turístico tenía buenas historias sobre todo! English: the experience was very good. The service is perfect. They communicate prior and during the trip. It is approximately six hours long and you can go up to El Teide, see it, and walk around. The tour guide also had cool stories about everything!

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July 17, 2021

Product ID: 351351