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The most beautiful places of Tenerife
Inserted: 15.01.2017
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

Tenerife is the largest and also probably the most interesting of the Canary Islands. There is also the biggest mountain in the whole of Spain – Pico de Tiede. There is such a wide range of very beautiful places, mostly volcanic nature – beautiful mountains, gorges and also cloud forest.

#1
Volcano Pico de Teide

The highest mountain in Spain

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| Altitude: 3 718 m / 12 198 ft

The Canary Islands belong more to Africa than Europe, and although there is the highest mountain of Spain –… continue reading

#2
Masca Gorge

The most beautiful gorge in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 558 m / 1 831 ft

Masca gorge is, after ascent of Pico del Teide, most famous tourist feat that you can take on Tenerife. Here… continue reading

#3
Los Gigantes cliffs

The largest cliffs of the Canary Islands

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| Altitude: 443 m / 1 453 ft

One of the great attractions of Tenerife are more than 500 meters high cliffs of Los Gigantes – Giants. The… continue reading

#4
Roques de Garcia

The most beautiful rock formations in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 2 140 m / 7 021 ft

Rock pinnacles Roques de Garcia is one of the most visited places in the National Park of Las Canadas del… continue reading

#5
Alto de Guajara

Spectacular panoramic view of the Las Cañadas

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| Altitude: 2 718 m / 8 917 ft

This dominant mountain is located on the northern flank of the vast caldera, Las Cañadas on Tenerife.… continue reading

#6
Loro Parque

The most famous zoopark in the Canary Islands

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| Altitude: 31 m / 102 ft

Loro Parque, located near the town of Puerto de la Cruz, is originally known for its breeding of lots and… continue reading

#7
Barranco del Infierno gorge

Devil's gorge

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| Altitude: 444 m / 1 457 ft

Tenerife is mainly famous of gorge Masca, but also the Devil's Gorge – Barranco del Infierno is very… continue reading

#8
Road to the village Masca

The most famous road in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 887 m / 2 910 ft

The road from Santiago del Teide to Masca village over Teno mountain range is the most famous route that you… continue reading

#9
Punta de Teno

Mysterious coast with lighthouse

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| Altitude: 27 m / 89 ft

On the westernmost tip of the island of Tenerife is a beautiful lighthouse, rocky volcanic coast overlooking… continue reading

#10
Roque Bermejo

A lonely settlement

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| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

Roque Bermejo is a village with a few houses, with a volcanic shore and a beach almost on the far north of… continue reading

#11
Misty forest of mountains range of Anaga

The green part of Tenerife

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| Altitude: 664 m / 2 178 ft

In the north of Tenerife you will find a completely different area from the rest of the island – the… continue reading

#12
Teresitas beach

The most beautiful beach in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Playa de las Teresitas is considered the most beautiful beach in Tenerife. Here is the golden sand brought… continue reading

#13
Arco de Tajao

The most famous rock arch in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 56 m / 184 ft

Arco de Tajao is the largest and surprisingly little known rock arch. This attractive natural reminiscent of… continue reading

#14
Road El Bailadero - San Andrés

From the ridge of Anaga mountains to the sea

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| Altitude: 595 m / 1 952 ft

One of the most beautiful roads on the island of Tenerife leads with lots of twists from ridge of mountains… continue reading

#15
The prospect of Garachico

The prospect of the city near the cliff

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| Altitude: 530 m / 1 739 ft

One of the most famous road prospect of Tenerife is the view of the town of Garachico. View of a picturesque… continue reading

#16
Drago Milenario

The oldest tree in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 225 m / 738 ft

The oldest tree in Tenerife is found in Icod de los Vinos. It's Drago Milenario alias Dragon tree, maturing… continue reading

#17
Paisaje Lunar

The most beautiful rock formations in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 1 868 m / 6 129 ft

Paisaje Lunar is a small rock town full of strange rock towers of light to orange colors. Due to the fact… continue reading

#18
Playa Jardin

The most famous beach in Puerto de la Cruz

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| Altitude: 4 m / 13 ft

Black volcanic beach Jardin is the largest and most famous beach in Puerto de la Cruz. continue reading

#19
Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The capital city of Tenerife

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| Altitude: 20 m / 66 ft

The capital city of Tenerife – Santa Cruz is located in the north of the island. The main sights are located… continue reading

#20
Montana Blanca

The most colorful hill in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 2 750 m / 9 022 ft

Montana Blanca (2,750 meters above sea level) is a red-colored hill located on the slope of the monumental… continue reading

#21
Risco de la Fortaleza

Rock Fortress

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| Altitude: 2 159 m / 7 083 ft

The Risco de la Fortaleza „Rocky Fort“ (2,159m above sea level) is located in the northern lower part of the… continue reading

#22
Montaña del Cerrillar

Volcanoes, volcanic rocks and nice views

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| Altitude: 2 106 m / 6 909 ft

Montaña del Cerrillar is located on the edge of the Las Cañadas caldera in the Teide National Park. Around… continue reading

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