If you stay in Tenerife South and have decided to discover Tenerife by a bus sightseeing tour then the Teide, Masca & West Coast - Bus Sightseeing Tour from Tenerife South From is absolutely must do the tour.
This bus sightseeing tour definitely must be on the top of your priority list.
The tour operator pickup the bus tour participants along whole the coast of Tenerife South from our collection points in Los Gigantes, La Arena, Alcala, Callao Salvaje, Playa Paraiso, La Caleta, Costa Adeje, Costa Adeje, Costa Adeje, Costa Adeje, Las Americas, Los Cristianos, Golf del Sur, El Medano.
Right after the tour start from the sea level we will drive up from the South of Tenerife to the altitude of 2370m in the Teide National Park - to the highest peak in Spain and highest point of Atlantic Ocean, Mount Teide. Teide, Masca & West Coast - Bus Sightseeing Tour from Tenerife South will take you there through the village Escalona and Vilafor village - the highest village in Spain. It generally depend on the tour guide, but usually you are having a short photo stop after the Vilaflor village to see the oldest and biggest Canary pine tree - Fat Pine. You need approximately 10 people to hug this 800 years old tree. Later, going through the beautiful scenery of the Canarian pine forest you are approaching the biggest single crater in the world - the most important part of the Teide National Park.
You will experience incredible views feeling yourself on the other plant and will have longer stop by the Rocks of Garcia - strange rock formation created in the middle of the crater by pressure of tectonic plates. Then going through spectacular lunar landscapes, lava flows and rock formations featured in many Hollywood movies, we make our way to Mount Teide and Teide, Masca & West Coast - Bus Sightseeing Tour from Tenerife South will take through to the highest point of the Teide National Park to the northen side of the crater. At the foot of the volcano, you can enjoy impressive landscapes of the Ucanca Valley.
Continuing on, we pass through one of the biggest single crater in the world and by the old peak of Mt. Teide where the last eruption took place 5000 years ago creating the youngest huge black lave field on the Southern part of the crater. Then descending through the forests to small town Santiago del Teide where we may have a short stop.
After the stop we continue our Teide, Masca & West Coast - Bus Sightseeing Tour from Tenerife South to discover the beautiful Masca road where famous Fast & Furious was filmed, we’ll make a stop in old pirate village Masca and then continue through the Teno Mountains with its amazing views, we will cross agricultural area where you you can observe quiet and simple life of farmers.
Later on we will visit first capital of the island, the town of Garachico, which was smashed by lava more than 300 years ago during the last big eruption on the volcano. Teide, Masca & West Coast - Bus Sightseeing Tour from Tenerife South offers longer stop here so you can explore old streets, lava pools and the old fort - Castle of San Miguel which survived the catastrophe.
After visiting Garachico town the Teide, Masca & West Coast - Bus Sightseeing Tour from Tenerife South takes you to the last town along our bus sightseeing tour - Icod de Los Vinos. Here you will enjoy the authentic architecture of Tenerife island and will visit a thousand years old Dragon Tree (El Drago). Nobody knows exact age of the El Drago, but it 1000 to 5000 years old and these trees were growing on our planet from the times of dinosaurs.
We will go back to our hotels through the green hills of the Teno Mountains.