Are you passionate about stars, constellations, planets and galaxies? Are you one of those people who are perplexed looking at the night sky? Do you want to learn more or get started in the fabulous world of astronomy? Then this Stargazer getaway to Tenerife is for you. In it, you will not only enjoy one of the best skies in the world for stargazing, but you will also stay at the Parador Las Cañadas del Teide, the only hotel within the Teide National Park, on the slopes of the volcano. This accommodation has magnificent views where the sky is free of light pollution, a restaurant and a privileged environment in the middle of nature. This stargazer plan includes accommodation at the Parador Las Cañadas del Teide and some stargazing guided by Starlight experts who have a certificate and professional long-range telescopes. Ready to travel through the stars? ✨🤩
Accommodation at the Parador Las Cañadas del Teide, accommodation certified with the Starlight seal, located in the Teide National Park.
Nighttime activity to observe the stars on Mount Teide with a professional guide and telescope.
Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
Other transfers not mentioned
If you want to add transport to get to Tenerife, if you need a rental car in Tenerife, if you want to add or remove days from the proposed experience or if you want to customize your trip, do not hesitate to contact us and we will find the option that best suits you.
The astronomionyactivity will begin at sunset, when confirming your reservation, from Nativics we will inform you of the start time. If you have selected an activity with transfers, you will be picked up at your accommodation. Before night falls, you will have arrived at the Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide, a very special hotel located in the Teide National Park. Its perfect location and the clear sky free from light pollution certify it as Starlight accommodation or, what is the same, as perfect accommodation to enjoy observing the stars, planets and galaxies. This Parador is also a beautiful place where you can enjoy the calm and nature of Tenerife and the only hotel that is located within the National Park, on the slopes of the Teide volcano. Undoubtedly a privileged place... But did you know that the entire island of Tenerife is certified as a Starlight destination and that Mount Teide is one of the three best places in the world, along with Chile and Hawaii, for astronomy observation both during the day and at night? Here is the largest solar observatory in the world. The reason is that thanks to its clear sky, its altitude and its latitude, 83 of the 88 official constellations that exist can be observed. In addition, in the summer months, you can even see the Milky Way. If you travel on a full moon, you will be able to see its radiant light, its mountains and its craters. Whatever activity you choose, whether there is a full moon or not, the expert astronomy guides will reveal all the secrets of the constellations, the mythology they hide, how-to guide you through the sky, and they will show you the stars, planets, and stars with professional long-range telescopes. and galaxies. A unique and very special activity that leaves a mark on you. Do you want to walk under the stars?
The Starlight Certification is an international system whose objectives are the protection of the night sky, the cultural dissemination of astronomy and local sustainable economic development through astrotourism. This certificate is awarded by the Starlight Foundation, a non-profit entity, born from the I International Starlight Conferencein April 2007, promoted by the Institute of Astrophysics of the Canary Islands. Based on it, the "Declaration on the Defense of the Night Sky and the Right to Starlight (La Palma Declaration) was created. The Starlight Certification unites science and tourism for the first time and is supported by the UNWTO (World Tourism Organization) and IAU (International Astronomical Union). Receiving a Starlight Certification means having excellent sky quality and representing an example of its protection and conservation, promoting sustainable star tourism or astrotourism. Within these certifications are: Starlight reserves, Starlight tourist destinations, Starlight accommodations, star parks and other modalities that promote sustainable astrotourism.
The astrotourism is a sustainable and responsible way of traveling that combines the observation of the night and day sky, astronomical dissemination and the conservation of the quality of the sky together with related leisure activities. you swim with astronomy. Without a doubt, a different and interesting way of traveling avoiding light pollution and discovering the sky.
A parador is a type of publicly managed accommodation typical of Spain, located in a place of cultural interest and offering a high quality service, with facilities and design in accordance with the traditions, history or typical art of the region In which it is found. It is not a hostel or a hostel at all, it is a type of hotel that has an average of 65 rooms and that was created by reusing and reconditioning, in general, emblematic buildings such as mansions, mansions or castles. The first parador to be built was the Sierra de Gredos, in Ávila, promoted by the Marqués de la Vega-Inclán, in 1926, and now paradors can be found in all the autonomous communities of Spain, with the exception of the Balearic Islands . In fact, throughout the Spanish and Portuguese territory, there are almost 100 inns, 30 of them classified as Bien de Interés Cultural (BIC) and another 15 located in historical BIC complexes. The mission of Paradores is to preserve the valuable historical-artistic heritage of the buildings it offers as accommodation, as well as promoting sustainable and quality tourism. Hence, the Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide is an ideal hotel to enjoy sustainable astrotourism.
For your astronomiony activity on Mount Teide, it is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes, a jacket since at that altitude it cools down and water.
Remember that, when selecting your astronomy activity, you have to take into account the days on which they take place. Each of them has a detailed explanation, time and day of the week in which it takes place according to the months of the year. In case you get confused, don't worry, at Nativics we will help you choose between the activities available during your Stargazing getaway to Tenerife.
During this day you can take advantage of the calm and fresh air that this place in Tenerife offers. You can enjoy a good breakfast at the Parador de Las Cañadas del Teide, take a dip in its pool or relax in its solarium. If you feel like it, you can also take the opportunity to go up to Teide during the day by taking the cable car.
If you want us to find you a flight from your city of origin or add a rental car to your trip, do not hesitate to contact us and we will choose the best option according to your needs.
Remember that you can add as many days as you want to your Stargazing getaway to Tenerife.
Choose your favorite activity to enjoy the starry sky of Tenerife. Astronomical observation, sunset and stars on Mount Teide, astronomical tour with a visit to the observatory or night excursion to Mount Teide. Whichever you choose, you will enjoy an incredible astronomical experience at the hands of authentic professionals and experts in astronomy.
If you have any questions about this experience, if you want more details or if you want to customize your trip, don't wait any longer! Contact us and we will help you tailor your trip.
Contact us if you need to add flights, rental cars, transfers or events to your trip. We will solve all your doubts and we will help you finalize your reservation.