Hiking in the Orotava Valley on the Pilgrim’s Way – La Crucita

Wanderweg Richtung La Crucita mit Blick auf Teide und den unteren Hangweg

Aguamansa – La Crucita – Hike on a pilgrimage route This hike on Tenerife from Aguamansa in the Orotava Valley to Cumbre Dorsal (Mirador La Crucita) is part of the Camino de Candelaria pilgrimage route. Every year from 14 August to 15 August (Assumption of the Virgin Mary), pilgrims walk up the 18.5-kilometre path in […]

Hike from Chanajiga to the impressive plateau of Fortaleza Cañadas

Blick vom Wanderweg zum Teide und zur Montaña Blanca

Hike from Oratava Valley to Fortaleza Cañadas on Trail 0.4.0 I recently described a hike in the western Orotava valley from the Mirador de La Corona to the Chanajiga rest area here on Seven Islands. Practically seamless with this hike, the hike continues over the Ladera de Tigaiga up to the Fortaleza in the Cañadas. […]

Challenging Hike around Pico Cho Marcial

Pico Marcial und der Grat aus der Höhe

From Güímar via Pico Cho Marcial to Cumbre Dorsal The hike around Pico Cho Marcial, which starts above the village of Güímar, is quite a strenuous hike with some minor climbing. It is therefore not suitable for everyone. You need to be in very good physical condition and be sure-footed and free from vertigo. But […]

Montaña Limón – big round hike and two-peak tour

Blick auf den Teide und die Kiefernwälder des Orotava Tals von der Montaña Limón

Hiking in the Orotava Valley and many trails around Montaña Limón The Orotava Valley offers you countless hiking possibilities. I have already described the well-known route Órganos Hightrail here on Seven Islands. Because of the numerous hiking trails, many hikes can also be combined very well and adapted to individual length preferences. Today I am […]

Hiking from Boca Tauce to the Cascada de Chindia waterfall

Wanderweg Richtung Straße TF-21

Boca Tauce – Hiking and an Ethnographic Museum Boca Tauce is a prominent crossroads for hikers, as many hiking trails converge there. But also the access roads to the Teide National Park from Arona and Chio (TF-21 and TF-38) meet there. The Juan Évora Ethnographic Museum near Boca Tauce is very interesting and definitely worth […]

Hiking in the evergreen Esperanza Forest

Wanderweg im Wanderinnen

The Esperanza Forest – fantastically beautiful and very popular with hikers In the north-east of Tenerife lies the Esperanza Forest, which with its numerous hiking and forestry trails is a popular and charming hiking area for locals and tourists alike. The Esperanza Forest, often referred to as the Fairytale Forest by the locals, is located […]

Hike around the Montaña Cascajo to the Montaña Corredera

Wanderin auf dem Hangweg mit Blick zum Teno Gebirge

Montaña Cascajo – Hiking below Teide With the hike around the Montaña Cascajo and to the summit of the Montaña Corredera I would like to introduce another hike at the foothills of the western slopes of the mighty Teide. This big circular hike leads you first into the volcanic landscape below the TF-38. After a […]

Montaña el Cedro – exciting circular walk on the slopes of the Cañadas

Montaña el Cedro - Wanderer auf dem Wanderweg

Montaña el Cedro – a rugged summit in the Cañadas The Montaña el Cedro is a small rugged peak in a chain of mountains, the Cañadas. These mountains frame the caldera, the crater rim of the huge primeval volcano that was in the middle of the island millions of years ago. There are beautiful walks […]