Mount Teide, National Park in Tenerife
Overview of Mount Teide National Park, Tenerife
Many of the sights in Tenerife revolve around the Island’s beautiful and dramatic scenery caused by volcanic activity. A must do activity is to take a drive to Mount Teide (the highest peak in Spain) and the National Park. The park itself is the ideal location for couples and families. With fantastic views and beautiful scenery, the region is relaxing and tranquil and is definitely a must-see whilst on holiday in the Canary Islands. Book a cheap flight to Tenerife with Jet2.com to witness the beautiful scenery of Mount Teide National Park in person.
Mount Teide is an ancient dormant volcano standing at a height of just over 3,700m, which attracts 1000’s of visitors every year. Experienced climbers head to the volcanic rock of Canada del Capricho just at the base of Mount Teide.
There are regular bus trips from the main costal resorts to the Mount Teide National Park or, if you are feeling more energetic, you could hire a bicycle and make your own way there, enjoying the fresh air and Canarian sunshine as you go. Or another option would be to hire a car for a few days so that you can explore further afield and see some more of the wonderful regions of the Canary Islands. Visit Jet2.com Car Hire to find reasonably priced cars to hire whilst on holiday. Book a cheap flight to Tenerife from the UK for fantastic breaks in the Canary Islands.
Things to do in Tenerife
Explore the area by foot or take a driving tour around the base of the mountains where you will see astounding volcanic rock formations, colourful lava fields and large craters. You can also take the cable car ride up the side which will transport you to just 200m from the top of the summit to see some of the imposing yet extinct volcanoes that once caused havoc in Tenerife.
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