Tours and Excursions

The following are guided tours and excursions that are available throughout the year unless otherwise stated. Contact details are provided or click on the links to arrange reservations or for more information.

Yellow Submarine Safaris. Experience the underwater world normally reserved for Scuba Divers. The stars of the show are the family of 6ft Atlantic Stingrays which can be seen through the large viewing windows 30m below the waves. The rest of their ‘friends’ will also be there… take your camera you are guaranteed a ‘WOW’ moment.


Sky Experience Each trip takes three passengers, all linked by headsets. Located at Las Torres Industrial Park, Off the TF1 Motorway. Flights start from €98.

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Canary Island Rides   On holiday, what more do you want than an open road and a bit of sun shining on the chrome’s of a Harley Davidson.  For some great rides in a friendly atmosphere!  Choice of tours either on your own or as a passenger – suitable for all ages.

Astroamigos Imagine being at a place where the sky is completely filled with stars and the clouds are a carpet  below your feet. Join an astronomical excursion on the island.

The City Expert Company, Santa Cruz, have two free tours that run every day of the year. These show the attractions of the historic centre of the city and the Garcia Sanabria Park. The route through the historical centre is Monday to Sunday at 12.00 meeting point in the Plaza De España, while the Garcia Sanabria Park route, also Monday to Sunday starts at 14.00 leaving from the park’s floral clock. Both tours last approximately one hour and are offered in Spanish and English. To participate, just turn up at the meeting point 10 minutes before start time. Custom routes for groups can be organised, for information call City Expert 922289536  or Office of Tourism 922299749

Castles Route 1st Saturday of every month Experience history from the inside. This is a streamlined path, with actors and guides who will take you into the major fortifications of the island and tour the castles of Santa Cruz, witness some of the most important episodes in the history of the Canary Islands. Discover stories of pirates or the famous battle in which Admiral Nelson was ejected by the Spaniards. Information and reservations: 922825949  Those interested should buy a ticket in advance at the front desk of the Museum of History and Anthropology of Tenerife, on Calle San Agustin de La Laguna. Price: 9€

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Free Guided Walking Tour Santa Cruz Old Town will take you through Iglesia de la Concepción, Teatro Guimerá, Plaza del Chicharro, Plaza del Príncipe, Iglesia de San Francisco, Plaza de la Candelaria and Plaza de España. Mon and Wed starting 11.00 am at Plaza de la Concepción for more information email  cityexpertcastillo@gmail.com or phone 922 28 95 36.

Visit The Ancient Walls Of Castillo San Cristobal – Plaza de España Santa Cruz. The remains of the old defensive city walls of San Cristobal castle have been preserved. The underground gallery has display boards and maps in several languages bringing the history of Santa Cruz to life and you can also see the Tiger canon that played such a big part in repelling the attempted invasion of Lord Nelson. The FREE attraction is open from 10 am to 8 pm Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

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Clash of the Titans Tour – Follows scenes in the film that used Tenerife as a location. The programme starts with Wrath of the Titans.  From HERE you will be taken to a click to read brochure, a Google map of the route and a slideshow of the film. It  encourages tourists to see the island through the eyes of Perseus and discover what Tenerife has to offer, with desert landscapes, subtropical forests, lava fields, beaches, and spectacular cliffs all co-existing side by side.  The tour starts at the former capital La Laguna before heading to the hills and pine forests where some scenes were shot. From there the action moves to the crater floor beneath Mount Teide and the seat of the gods. After leaving the crater, you head for where Perseus battled with the Calibos. The route ends on the west coast where sea scenes were filmed at Playa San Juan and beneath the cliffs of Los Gigantes.

 

Museum Nights Is a journey with a specialized guide of the Museum after closing, exclusively for the group followed by an evening cultural walk through the old town of La Laguna.Time: 20: 30hPrice: €9  It is necessary to call in advance: 922825949 / 43.

Nocturnes (literature, music and history) from the Museum of History and Anthropology. This activity aimed at adults, promotes our history and heritage through different experiences in a fun and engaging activities. Each session spread throughout the year, coincides with each season. Fridays and Saturdays, 20.30. Price: €10. More information: 922825949/43.

“Entretelas” The intention is to bring the audience into close contact with the exhibits without the distraction of glass in the display cabinets or other visitors.  See a selection of individual pieces, unique or special with the invaluable participation of the expert in this collection. Each month a different topic will be proposed, keeping the idea of an intimate encounter with no more than fifteen people and no shortage of coffee, tea and pastries. Location: Museum of History and Anthropology of Tenerife. Time: 19:30. Duration: 2 hours.  Price: 10€. More information: 922825949/43.

Birthday at the Museum or Birthday with stars This is a way for children on their special day to share discoveries with friends and experiences offered by the Museum. Numbers 10 – 30 children. The price is €14.  Your Invitation and More Information

“Little night owls” aims to bring nature and prehistory of the islands, to children aged 6 to 14 who wish to embark on this exciting adventure.During the night of Friday and part of Saturday morning, the museum will be available to this group of young explorers. Learn More

Astronomical Nights – Museum of Science and the Cosmos An introduction to astronomical techniques aimed at adults.The program includes observing the sky through a telescope with CCD camera;visualization of the seas, craters and mountains of the moon and planets, Saturn with its rings and Jupiter with its satellites; astronomical observation through binoculars nebulae and clusters; orientation by means of the stars, Polaris recognition and identification of the constellations visible in the night; the visit to the Planetarium with a special interactive program; handling and use of a world map; and tips on astrophotography. No prior knowledge is required. The maximum number of seats is 30 and the price is €8 per person. It is essential to confirm the date and reserve your place by calling 922 31 52 65. Important: We recommend you bring warm clothes as the cold nights of La Laguna. For the nights are not conducive to observation, will be held in the planetarium complementary activities.

Things to do in TenerifeSky Tents – Museum of Science and Cosmos after the day visitors have left the doors open to welcome groups of children (may be accompanied by adults) with their backpacks and sleeping bags to take part in an unforgettable experience. During the night and part of the following morning, the museum will be theirs. Through a varied program of scientific, recreational and astronomy, they will return home convinced that science is an exciting experience. Suitable for children aged 6 – 12 years.  Learn More

Tenerife Sunshine are the people you need for Theme Parks, Boats, Whales and Dolphin Trips, Night Shows, Water Sports & Activities etc etc, the list goes on and on.

Private and exclusive tours by a small, professional and reliable excursion company with many years knowledge about Tenerife. 100% licensed, insured and operate under local laws.  Tours are conducted in the following languages English, German, Danish, Norwegian and Swedish. E-mail : info@toursintenerife.com  Phone : +34 619451690

 

2 Responses to Tours and Excursions

  1. Jim Mylotte says:

    Hi, I just tried to get more information on the guided tour of Santa Cruz Old Town but the email address of imaginasantacruz@mcapaz.org was returned as non existant. Do you have any further details?

    Regards,
    Jim Mylotte

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