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Discover Teide: Top 6 Stargazing Tours
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El Teide observation des étoiles
El Teide is a must-see during your Tenerife vacation. This stargazing tour has become extremely popular in 2023. The reason for this is because this Teide stargazing outing departs only in a small group which saves you a lot of time as you don’t go past so many hotels.
Small group stargazing excursion
This Tenerife stargazing experience is different from other stargazing tours, since during this trip, you will go on a mini bus with a maximum of 11 guests. This stargazing excursion is the perfect tour to avoid crowds.
Discover the dark skies of Tenerife
Tenerife is the perfect destination to learn more about the constellations. With the help of our specialized guides, you will receive plenty of new information about the constellations, stars and planets.
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This new tour in Tenerife will provide you with the ultimate Teide stargazing experience thanks to its professional team. You can see the night sky as you’ve never seen it before.
Teide stargazing trips with dinner
This stargazing tour has many different options for you to choose from. The tour consists of a fantastic sunset and stargazing on Teide. In addition, it is possible to have dinner on a typical Canarian restaurant.
Tours with specialised astronomers in Tenerife
Throughout this excursion, you will have the company of an experienced guide. Information about constellations, planets and stars will provided for you to learn about all the curiosities of the night sky of Tenerife. This trip also includes telescopes to have a more complete experience.
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Tenerife Teide stargazing
This is one of the most booked Teide stargazing tours in Tenerife. During this tour, you will enjoy a stunning sunset with a glass of cava, as well as admire the beautiful night sky of Tenerife.
Tenerife Teide by night excursions
Teide by night excursions are available on different days depending on your language preference. The stargazing trip is offered in 5 different languages. Moreover, if you are staying at Puerto de la Cruz, the pick-up is also possible.
Stargazing tours with professional telescopes
Professional telescopes will be provided to enable you to observe the stars in the best possible way. The guide will also explain you the constellations with the help of a laser pen.
🌟 Your Own Star Night
Teide national park stargazing
Private stargazing tours are the best option for those who are looking for an exclusive Teide national park stargazing trip. This sort of tours combines two astonishing experiences in one evening—a fabulous sunset and a stargazing experience in the Teide National Park.
VIP stargazing tours to El Teide
These unique tours allows you to create a tailored trip, considering all your special requests. A picnic or dinner can be prepared for you with the food you like the most.
Teide by night exclusive tours
During this VIP stargazing tour, you will be accompanied with a specialized guide. This guide will explain you details about constellations and you can see them with the professional telescopes.
🌌 New Star Adventure
Tenerife night skies
The night skies of Tenerife are a celestial spectacle worth experiencing. The unique stargazing experience offered by Tenerife Sky at Night allows you to marvel at the stars from a secluded mountain-top restaurant, away from the bustling tourist areas. The striking beauty of Tenerife doesn’t end with its daytime landscapes; it extends to the stunning canvas of stars that paint the night sky. This stargazing journey is perfect for those drawn to nature, tranquility, and the enigmatic allure of the cosmos.
Stargazing safari Teide
Your stargazing adventure begins with a scenic drive up to Teide National Park. The journey takes you through Spain’s highest village, Vilaflor, and the renowned Canarian pine forest, pausing at viewpoints to appreciate unique landscapes. The destination, the 7 Cañadas Restaurant, awaits with a delectable three-course dinner. As dusk falls, you can enjoy the dramatic transition from day to night at one of the finest viewpoints.
🌠 Quad Star Night
Tenerife stargazing tours
Of all the Tenerife stargazing tours found on this page, this one is the most extraordinary. The quad excursions to El Teide by night is a fantastic getaway for young people and couples. You can choose to drive the quad alone or accompanied by a friend.
Sunset and stargazing tours by quad
During this 4-hour quad trip to El Teide, you will appreciate a marvelous sunset with incredible views. Apart from this wonderful experience, there is enough time for stargazing while riding your quad.
Tenerife stargazing tours by quad
If you are interested in visiting the Teide at night, but you need a little more adventure, this is the perfect excursion for you. During this stargazing tour by quad, you will not only admire the night sky of Tenerife, but also drive a quad bike through the Teide National Park.
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Stargazing is the activity of looking at the stars during night. It is usually practised in a place where there is no light pollution so the stars can be seen more clearly. There are different ways to stargaze with the naked eye or with a telescope. On the other hand, in the observatories is posible to stargaze in a more professional way.
Astrotourism is the activity of stargazing for the purpose of tourism. Group tours are provided, accompanied by a guide who will explain the most relevant aspects of the astronomy of the place.
Teide is located in Tenerife, Spain. It is part of the Teide National Park, which has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Moreover, Teide is located in the centre of Tenerife with 3718 meters.
El Teide erupted for the last time on 18 November 1909. Although Teide is an active volcano, it is a safe place to visit, as if there is a possibility of an eruption there would be a warning.
The Milky Way can be seen in Tenerife especially in the summer months from the Teide National Park. The best month to stargaze in Tenerife is August, both to see the Milky Way and the different constellations.
The best moon phase for stargazing is New Moon. In this phase the moon can not be seen, so it will not produce light that hinders the visibility of the stars. However, even if the moon is visible, it is still possible to see the stars from the Teide National Park. In addition, it is also amazing to observe the moon.
Stargazing in Tenerife
Best Stargazing Spots Tenerife
Tenerife is one of the better places in the world for stargazing because of its clear skies and low light pollution. The island has several great stargazing spots that offer stunning views of the night sky. Club Canary has prepared a top five below:
- Teide National Park: This park is home to the Teide, Spain’s highest point and UNESCO World Heritage Site. The park is also home to the Teide Observatory, one of the most important astronomical observatories in the world. The park offers a range of stargazing activities, including guided tours and telescope observation sessions.
- Roque de los Muchachos Observatory: Even though this stargazing location is not in Tenerife, we added it since it is quite unique. This observatory is located on the island of La Palma, which is just a short ferry ride from Tenerife. It houses several large telescopes, including the William Herschel Telescope and the Gran Telescopio Canarias, used by scientists from around the world to study the night sky. Visitors can take guided tours of the observatory and participate in stargazing events.
- Anaga Rural Park: Located in the northeastern part of the island, this park is known for its beautiful and unspoiled landscapes. The park has little light pollution, making it an ideal place for stargazing. Visitors can take guided tours or visit the park independently to enjoy the night sky.
- Las Americas: Some hotels in the Las Americas area offer stargazing experiences and telescope observing sessions, you can find some in tourist areas such as Los Cristianos and Playa de las Americas.
- Les Silos: located on the north coast, another great place with low light pollution and good night sky visibility.
It is important to note that the best time for stargazing in Tenerife is the winter months, when the nights are longest and the skies are clearest. It is also advisable to check the weather forecast before planning your trip. When planning an organized Tenerife stargazing experience through Club Canary, the location will be in the national park of El Teide.
Specialized stargazing companies
We only work with official and specialized companies. In this sense, we can assure you a completely safe and legal excursion. This is important, since stargazing excursions in Tenerife take place in the Teide National Park and is a protected natural area.
Teide stargazing tours
Le présent Starlight Tourist Destination is one of the best places in the world for stargazing with the naked eye. 83 of the 88 officially recognized constellations can be seen on Mount Teide. With the help of the telescopes, it is possible to discover all the secrets of the milky way, galaxies and planets.
Tenerife observatory night tour
The Teide Observatory in Tenerife, Spain, is one of the world’s most important observatories for astronomical research. It is located at an altitude of 2,390 meters on the slopes of Teide. The observatory is operated by the Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC), a Spanish research institute dedicated to the study of astronomy and astrophysics. The Teide Observatory offers a variety of tours. But the Teide observatory closes at 18:00 in the summer months and at 17:00 in the winter. For this reason, it is not possible to do night tours at the Teide observatory. If you want to visit the Teide observatory and enjoy a Teide stargazing tour, it is possible to arrange through the private stargazing tour Tenerife.
Different Teide experiences
Stargazing from Teide is a must during your trip to Tenerife. However, you may want to visit the Teide National Park in a different way. Perhaps you want a Voyage en bus Teide in the morning to have enough time to do some activities in the afternoon. Another option could be to visit the Teide at sunset while driving a Tenerife quad bike. Otherwise, you prefer to hike to the summit of the Teide and admire the magnificent views.