Experience the excitement of watching the sunset from the highest peak in Spain with the Sunset and Stars on Teide tour; taste a delicious cocktail dinner designed by Erlantz Gorostiza, a renowned chef awarded two Michelin stars, and observe the stars in one of the best places on the planet to stargaze.
Come and enjoy Tenerife’s most exclusive tour to enjoy Mt. Teide by night to the fullest.
Transport from the southern part of Tenerife
Exclusive use of the Cable Car at sunset for a maximum of 90 people divided into different language groups
Spanish, English or German-speaking guide
Stargazing with long range telescopes and Starlight guides
What’s not included
Visit of the Teide Observatory
Guide in other language than Spanish, English or German
The Teide Cable Car is all yours at sunset!!!
Come and ascend up to 3,555 m above sea level to fly over craters and lava flows and enjoy the highest sunset in Spainwith the Sunset and stars on Teide tour.
On the Sunset and Stars on Teide tour, you will have exclusive use of the cable car and the privilege of beholding the spectacular sunset from an altitude of 3 718 m.
You won’t stop sharing on your social networks the photographs of what would probably be one of the best sunsets you have ever seen!
On the Sunset and Stars on Teide tour, not only will you ride your own private cable car. You will also behold Teide’s shadow!
In Tenerife, you will find one of the best places to observe the formation and evolution of the shadow of a mountain. In this case, the shadow of Mt. Teide.
Thanks to the height of the volcano and due to the fact that the views from its summit extend to all horizons it is possible to behold the spectacle of Teide’s shadow cast towards the island of Gran Canaria.
It’s one of the most beautiful and spectacular moments that the volcano offers its visitors and it is included in this tour to enjoy Mount Teide by night!
The Sunset and Stars on Teide activity includes a guided tour along the spectacular trail to the Pico Viejo viewpoint.
This trail is a wonder in itself!
From the trail to the Pico Viejo viewpoint, you will have the opportunity to see, in the distance, part of the lava poured during the eruptive process that took place on Mount Teide in 1798 and lasted three months.
That historical eruption formed the “Teide’s Nostrils” or “Las Narices del Teide”, the craters located on the western slopes of Pico Viejo which spewed out lava in 1798.
On the Sunset and Stars on Teide tour, with the assistance of our guides, you will discover all of the volcanic wonders that surround this impressive trail to the Pico Viejo viewpoint. The trail and the surrounding scenery acquire a truly remarkable array of colours at sunset, which are unforgettable to visitors. In fact, you will always remember this fantastic night tour to Mount Teide.
If the weather permits, you will experience a unique view over the neighbouring islands of La Gomera, El Hierro and La Palma, with the impressive Pico Viejo crater at your feet, which is 800 m in diameter and at one time, hosted an impressive lava lake.
After all the emotions experienced during the sunset with the Cable Car on the Sunset and Stars to Teide tour and before you immerse yourself in the fascinating world of the Universe, let us treat you to a cocktail dinner full of traditional savours of the Canary Islands, served at the Teide Cable Car base station, designed by Erlantz Gorostiza, two-Michelin-starred chef of M.B restaurant, made with products typical to the island of Tenerife and accompanied by excellent local wines.
What more can you ask for of a night tour to Mount Teide?
After dinner, when you think it’s not possible to feel more excited, the spectacle of the shadow of Teide will astound you.
On the Sunset and Stars on Teide tour, you will make an instructive astronomical observation with the naked eye and using professional telescopes in the company of Starlight guides, in one of the best places on the planet, and the best place in Tenerife, to stargaze.
Because, along with Chile and Hawaii, the Canary Islands are one of the three best spots on Earth to observe the sky, and from Mount Teide it is possible to see 83 of the 88 existing constellations.
On the Sunset and Stars on Teide tour, our Starlight guides will unravel for you the mysteries of the starry sky of Europe’s most visited national park.
During the astronomical observation included in this exclusive night tour to Mount Teide, you will learn how to guide yourself thanks to the sky.
You will also discover the elements of Greek mythology that hides behind the constellations and the relationship between them.
The astronomic observation included in this complete excursion to Teide by night will be held in a separated area, close to the Teide Cable Car base station.
Thanks to our professional state-of-the-art telescopes, which you will have at your disposal during the astronomical observation on the Sunset and stars on Teide tour, you will discover planets, galaxies and clusters as you have surely never seen before, and you will go through the most interesting celestial objects of every night.
In addition, during this starry part of the most exclusive night tour to Mount Teide in Tenerife, our guides will provide you with interesting information about the objects you observe through the telescopes.
We are sure that the professional astronomical instrumentation, along with the quality and transparency of the sky above the summits of Tenerife, will give you a unique experience.
As you already know, the moon passes through different phases during its 29-day cycle, that is to say, lunation.
Therefore, at least once a month, its potent glow will dim the faint light of the distant stars.
If you make a reservation to enjoy the most exclusive night tour in Tenerife and stargaze on Mount Teide on the night of the full moon, you will take advantage of its radiant appearance and be delighted with its splendour: mountain ranges, craters and other lunar wonders.
If you haven’t known that you can find the Montes Teneriffe, Mons Pico and the crater Piazzi Smyth on the Moon, ask our guides on the night of your Sunset and Stars on Teide tour where they are located and why they have these names.
The Volcano Teide Experience team, formed by members of our customer service and reservations department, multilingual Canary Islands official guides, Starlight guides and dinner service personnel will accompany you throughout the activity Sunset and Stars on Teide so that you can enjoy each and every detail of the most exclusive experience if the Canary Islands that we have carefully selected for you.