Walking on Tenerife latest

  • There are numerous facets which combine to create the most satisfying walking routes, not all are to do with simply wandering along wonderfully scenic paths. There are additional factors, and Tenerife scores highly on many of these. […]

  • You don’t need ready-made long distance trails if you want to walk for a number of days in a row, following a trail which takes you from where you want to start from to where you want to end. Tenerife is a big enough island to have any number of possibilities for long distance paths. […]

North Tenerife

South Tenerife

  • All the walks we’ve referenced in the past have been ones which were easy for us to get to from the north, so not much use to anyone staying in other areas of Tenerife. To rectify this, here are some suggestions for festive season walking routes around the island. […]

Island Walks Routes

Teide National Park

  • It is quite simply the ultimate walking route on Tenerife, and possibly all of the Canary Islands. To hike to the summit of the highest Spanish mountain, Mount Teide is quite an achievement to have on your hiking CV. […]

Town & City Walks

  • Over the years, La Orotava became our favourite town on Tenerife. It’s one of those towns we never tire of wandering around. From a photographer’s point of view, there’s always, always that better shot to get. And for anyone interested in wandering atmospheric, historic streets, La Orotava offers a deep well of riches. […]

Walking Tips

  • You don’t need ready-made long distance trails if you want to walk for a number of days in a row, following a trail which takes you from where you want to start from to where you want to end. Tenerife is a big enough island to have any number of possibilities for long distance paths. […]

Tenerife Weather

Jack & Andrea Montgomery are travel writers who, as well as writing about their travels worldwide, manage websites about the Tenerife that lies beyond the resorts, work with specialist UK travel companies, researching walking routes in The Canary Islands and across Europe, and have written a number of guidebooks about Tenerife and the Canary Islands.

Walk This Way Tenerife – Guidebook

More than just a collection of the best walking routes for the island, Walk This Way Tenerife is a complete guide to self-guided walking on Tenerife. From an understanding of the island’s micro climates and how they can affect walking conditions, and hints and tips about footwear, clothing and equipment, to recommended places to stay for easy access to the best routes... [Find Out More]

Real Tenerife Island Walks – PDF Guides

Easy-to-follow directions for Tenerife’s stunning walking locations; ‘Island walks’ routes include interesting detours, refreshment stops, toilets, local information, flora, advice about walking in specific areas, photographs and public transport routes. CLICK HERE TO SEE EXAMPLE PAGES

These are the walks that we love on Tenerife – we hope you enjoy them as much as we do.
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The Real Tenerife Guidebook – in paperback & Kindle

For visitors to Tenerife who want to experience the best of Tenerife:- The 'Real' Tenerife guide to Tenerife's resorts, towns and villages is written with insight and passion by travel writers who have spent years treading the streets of every town and village, trekking along goat trails in the mountains and revelling at fiestas until dawn... [Find Out More]

Real Tenerife Island Drives

People in over 30 countries have discovered the best of Tenerife by car with our glove compartment friendly glossy guidebook Real Tenerife Island Drives. Available online in PDF format. [More Information...]

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