Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit is really hardest and unique hiking tour in Tenerife. You must be in perfect physical condition to book and join this tour. With the tour you are also getting a special permit to climb the summit of Mount Teide - it is highest point of Atlantic, highest mount in Spain and third highest volcano in the world on island. With Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit you are getting at once both dedicated time spot for the Teide Cable Car descend and access permit to the peak of Teide.
We collect the Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit hikers directly from Hotels in Tenerife South - La Caleta, Costa Adeje, Las Americas and Los Cristianos. If your hotel is in another location, you will have to come by yourself to any big hotel located within pick-up area and specify the Hotel Name while you're booking the tour.
With the our smaller bus we are driving early morning directly to the base of Mt. Teide on 2300m (7545 ft). From this point we start our adventure - Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour. Our route goes through extremely beautiful scenery of Mt. Blanca where you will feel as on another planet. More or less on the midpoint our route become extremely hard and we have to hike straight up. Here you will understand why the perfect physical condition is required to participate in Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit. Finally we reach the checkpoint located on 3550m by the upper cable car station - here you will have to show your travel document and permit. No worry - permit is included to the Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour.
After passing the check point we we continue hiking for about 20-30 min to the summit of Mount Teide which's 3718m (12 198 ft) over the sea level. Then you step on the top of Atlantic, take a rest observing breath-stopping views and doing photos to descend later back to the upper cable car station and taking cable car down to the Mt. Teide base.
It's HIGHLY RECOMMENDED to book Teide Peak Hiking Tour as far in advance as you can. Optimally in 2 months - then it's nearly warranty you will get a place. If you book between 2 months and 3 weeks in advance there are also high chances to get your places. But, please, even don't try to book the tour at the last moment like in a week to the planned date - there are some chances, but rather minimal and very close to zero, so we will rather have to refund you paid booking deposit.
The other risk on winter months mainly is the WEATHER CONDITIONS, From October to April there are often strong winds in the upper parts of atmosphere and Teide cable car close without notice these days. We have no influence on the weather and in the case, if cable car isn't working we will cancel the Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit and refund you the paid booking deposit. In the case, if cable car was working when we started the Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit and then weather conditions are changed and cable car closed, please, be prepared to walk all the way down by feet - in this case our tour will be some 3 hours longer and really extremely hard at the end. Taking Teide Peak - Full Trail Hiking Tour with Permit to the summit in the period from November to April, you must realise there's risk of cancellation and bad weather conditions. It because the very high altitude.
If you are not sure about your ability to do the Teide Full Trail Hiking Tour, then you can book quite easy Teide Peak Hiking Tour with Permit & Cable Car where just moderate physical condition is required - on this tour you hike just short last part from the upper cable car station to the Mt Teide peak and going back also by cable car.