With this astronomical getaway to Tenerife you can enjoy Mount Teide at night on an excursion under the stars where you will contemplate one of the best skies in the world for astronomical observation: stars, constellations, planets, galaxies and, in summer, you may see to the Milky Way. In addition, to make this getaway perfect, you will 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, a restaurant and a privileged environment in the middle of nature where you will experience magical nights. This astronomical plan includes: accommodation at the Parador Las Cañadas del Teide and an excursion to Teide at night where Starlight experts will guide you through the sky while you gaze through long-range telescopes , the most relevant sky objects at night.
Accommodation at the Parador Las Cañadas del Teide, accommodation certified with the Starlight seal, located within the Teide National Park.
Astronomical activity Excursion to Teide at nightwhich includes:
Hotel pickup and drop-off service
Other transfers not mentioned
Cable car tickets Teide since you will not use it. If you want to take the excursion with the cable car, then choose the option of Astronomical getaway to Tenerife with sunset and stars on Teide.
Guides in languages other than those mentioned
Picnic in in case you have not taken this option
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 night excursion to Teide will allow you to enjoy two unique experiences in the Teide National Park: the sunset from the highest peak in Spain, and stargazing in one of the best places in the world where you can see up to 83 constellations of the 88 official ones that exist. Enjoy this guided activity where you will contemplate the colors of the sunset from one of the viewpoints of the Teide National Park, then you will observe the stars at the cable car base station where the Starlight guides with their professional telescopes will teach you the secrets of the Teide sky. Teide while you contemplate the celestial objects of the night.
The astronomical activity will begin at sunset, when confirming your reservation, from Nativics we will inform you of the start time and pick-up time at your hotel, since it includes transfers from your wonderful place of accommodation : 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 of light pollution, certify it as Starlight accommodation. This Parador, moreover, is a beautiful place where you will enjoy the calm and nature of Tenerife and the only hotel that It is located within the National Park, on the slopes of the Teide volcano. Undoubtedly a privileged place...
What will you do during your excursion to Teide at night?
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.
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.
For your astronomical activity on Mount Teide, it is recommended that you wear comfortable shoes, a jacket since at that altitude it cools down, and water.
With this excursion to Teide at night, you will be able to enjoy one of the three best skies in the world to see stars with a guide accredited by the Starlight Foundation who will show you the secrets of the sky with his long-range telescope. But first, you can watch the sunset from one of the Teide National Park viewpoints.
Day and time of the excursion to Teide at night: July, August and September, every Monday and Thursday. Rest of the year: Thursdays and Saturdays.
Duration of the activity: 3:30 hours approximately
What will you do during your excursion to Teide at night?
What is included?
Does not include
under eight years are not allowed. Documentation proving age must be presented.
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