Volcano Hiking in Gran Canaria
Duration: 8.5 hours Easy
Duration: 8.5 hours Easy
Why we love this tour
You will get to see the volcano's heart of Gran Canaria!
- Feel the thrill of hiking through nature around Roque Nublo's Rural Park
- Capture pictures of the stunning panoramic views at the summit of Gran Canaria
- Try local food and drink specialities on the plains of an ancient volcano
- Pass through charming villages and see traditional Canarian cave houses
- Explore the inland landscapes of ravines, volcanic calderas, and rock walls
Would you like to see the sunset from the highest area of the island accompanied by a cheese and wine tasting? Join us on this great tour through the summit of Gran Canaria and discover the most emblematic places in the interior of the island.
Come, explore and enjoy the spectacular panoramic views that the heart of Gran Canaria offers and take home an indelible memory of these holidays. Along with this inland journey, you will cross numerous ravines, large and enormous volcanic calderas, gigantic rock walls, and several rural villages with typical Canarian cave houses... All this while also exploring, the best and freshest landscapes that this island offers.
With this tour, you will realize that Gran Canaria is much more than a sun and beach destination. You can enjoy a pleasant walk at sunset through the highest area of the island, and contemplate the impressive spectacle of the sea of clouds, all while enjoying a tasting of local products on the plains of an ancient volcano. At the same time, we will see the great geological and natural symbols of the island such as Roque Nublo, Roque Bentayga, the Tejeda Basin, and even the green pine forests and mountains of Tamadaba.
Tejeda/ Caldera de Bandama: We will start the adventure at 10:00 am, once we have finished with the pick-up service in Las Palmas and in the South of Gran Canaria. Then, we will go up and into the interior of the island, until we reach one of the considered "most beautiful towns in Spain": Tejeda. Here you will have time to buy and taste some typical desserts of the area, while you walk through beautiful cobbled streets and appreciate the different typical Canarian houses, with their characteristic and peculiar balconies.
Cruz de Tejeda: Once we have visited the town of Tejeda, we will make a brief stop at the Mirador de Cruz de Tejeda, the geographical epicentre of the island and the meeting point of most of the old royal roads, which are still used every day by numerous hikers. is about a unique, wild, and privileged environment, with amazing panoramic views of the interior and the west side of the island of Gran Canaria. Here you can also find a market with products mostly made in Tejeda, which have a high quality, and have become recognized throughout the island and even throughout the archipelago.
Roque Nublo's Rural Park: After stopping at the viewpoint, we will continue with the journey and we will stop at the Parking de la Degollada de la Goleta where we will start an unforgettable and pleasant walk through the Rural Park of Nublo, where you will be captivated by the tall pine forests, and of course, the emblematic symbols of the island: El Fraile, La Rana, and Roque Nublo, all this while you taste the local products and wines.
Pico de Las Nieves: Finally, we will visit the highest area of Gran Canaria: the Pico de Las Nieves. There you will enjoy the amazing sunset and you will be delighted by the highest peak on the island, Morro de la Agujereada. In addition, you will also know the best and most beautiful side of the island, with views of the Nublo, the Bentayga, and even the Pico Teide, the latter belonging to our adorable neighbouring island of Tenerife. Here you will get to see the beautiful colours of the sky that will enrich your experience and trip around the island. After the summit tour, we will return to the minivan and drop you back at the same pick-up location.
Need to know before you go
- Hygienic cloth mask
- Long sport clothes
- Closed sport shoes.
- Raincoat and sweatshirt
- Something light to eat (sandwich, fruit, or snack bar)
- 1,5 l. water bottle
- This is a group activity for a maximum of 8 people. You will share your time with other clients. Ratio 1:8
- Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
- Availability of places and seats for children is limited, only 2 children per activity.
- Not recommended for people with any recent injuries.
- Not recommended for pregnant travellers.
- WARNING: The timing for the pick-up can be changed at any moment. However, we will contact you a day before the activity starts, between 6-10 PM, and let you know the final details. The development of this tour depends on the weather conditions, the terrain, and the people participating. Significant changes in any of these conditions may imply the modification of the activity at the discretion of the guide.
➔ 11:00h Climbo (office), Tomás Morales 68.
➔ 11:05h Skatepark Parque Santa Catalina. Bus Stop Calle Eduardo Benot. ➔ 11:10h Alfredo Kraus Auditorium. Bus Stop Calle Sagunto.
➔ 11:40h Bahía Feliz. Bus Stop.
➔ 11:45h San Agustín. Bus Stop (Roca Clinic).
➔ 11:50h Yumbo Shopping Center. Parking / Parkplatz.
➔ 11:55h Holiday World Maspalomas. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:00h Sonneland. Taxi Rank.
➔ 12:05h Faro de Maspalomas. Bus Station (Platform 1).
➔ 12:10h Arguineguín Main Square. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:15h Patalavaca. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:20h Puerto Rico. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:25h Amadores Beach. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:30h Playa del Cura. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:35h Taurito. Bus Stop.
➔ 12:40h Puerto de Mogán. Bus Stop.
We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event
We will charge a cancellation fee of 50% if booking is cancelled 4 days or less before the event
We will charge a cancellation fee of 20% if booking is cancelled 9 days or less before the event
We will charge a cancellation fee of 10% if booking is cancelled 14 days or less before the event
We will charge a cancellation fee of 5% if booking is cancelled 15 days or less before the event
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