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Petr Liška
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The most beautiful hikes in Teide National Park
Inserted: 20.02.2021
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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The whole center of the island of Tenerife is occupied by an inhospitable volcanic caldera from which rises the highest mountain in Spain – Pico del Teide. The whole caldera then belongs to the national park. The hikes lead not only to the highest peak of the island but also to the mountains on the edges of the caldera. Let's see what to do here for beautiful hikes

1.
Ascent to Pico del Teide

Ascent to the highest mountain in Spain

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 718 m / 12 198 ft

Pico del Teide, currently an inactive stratovolcano 7,500 meters high (from the bottom of the Atlantic; the… continue reading

2.
Crossing over the Pico Viejo

The best in the volcanic landscape

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 555 m / 11 663 ft

This hike is very tempting, because it takes you almost to the top of Pico de Teide (possibly up to it),… continue reading

3.
Ascent to Guajara

An inconspicuous peak

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 710 m / 8 891 ft

The ascent to this 2,718-meter-high peak begins at the Cañada Blanca information center, while the descent… continue reading

4.
Hike around Roques de Garcia

Hiking near God's finger

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 190 m / 7 185 ft

For most visitors, Roques de Garcia is just a view of the Pico de Teide over the Rock of God's Finger.… continue reading

5.
Arenas Negras

On the edge of the central caldera

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 054 m / 6 739 ft

A circular route through the eastern part of the central caldera will take us into an attractive volcanic… continue reading

6.
Ascent on Montana Reventada

To the foot of stratovolcano through vol

Rating:
| Altitude: 2 231 m / 7 320 ft

Ascent to Montana Reventada is an ideal acclimatization hike, during which you ascend to a height of 2,231… continue reading

7.
Hike to Las Narices del Teide

Teide´s nostrils

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 022 m / 9 915 ft

The ascent to the holes, through which used to „breathe“ the stratovolcano Pico de Teide, can be a trial… continue reading

8.
Ascent to Refugio de Altavista

Ascent below the highest mountain in Spain

Rating:
| Altitude: 3 260 m / 10 696 ft

The ascent to the highest mountain in Spain – Pico de Teide (3,718 m above sea level) is undoubtedly one of… continue reading

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