Parque Rural de Anaga, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

#3 of 17 in Parks in Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
One of the region's major areas for leisure and outdoor recreation, Parque Rural de Anaga offers vistas and numerous hiking trails. Home to a wealth of plants and animals and small rural settlements, the scenic nature park covers nearly 14,500 hectares (35,800 acres) of the mountain range located on the north-west of the island. The area's landscape consists of robust mountains rising above the sea, black-sand beaches, laurel forests, unusual volcanic formations, deep valleys, and ravines. Keen bird-watchers will be delighted by the opportunity to spot species of pigeons native to the Canaries, considered living relics. Be sure to take water and food with you when going hiking or mountain biking since there are no shops or cafes along the trails. Parque Rural de Anaga is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , online itinerary creator Edition.
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  • We adored the scenery. Arrived to Cruz d. Carmen, visited the information center with a very helpful employee giving us many tips and started the hike around - did the Sentiero hike which is fairly...  more »
  • Park your car at cruz del carmen or take the bus. Here you have a visitor center that is super helpful! They can recommend you what kind of hike is suitable for you and give you maps. The hikes are...  more »

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