Walking in the Anaga Mountains

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The Anaga Mountains are part of the Anaga Rural Park and are located in the north-east peninsula of Tenerife. Within easy reach of the capital Santa Cruz, they are a wonderful venue for outdoor adventure. If you are cruise passenger looking for an exciting shore day during your stop over in Tenerife then the Anaga Mountains is the perfect choice as it can be timed to perfection to return you to your ship with plenty of time to get back on board before depature.

This walk takes us along the main spine of Anaga, along a ridge covered in dense Laurel Forests which opens to give us fantastic views of the stunning scenery including deep valleys, jagged ridges, wild coastlines and remote mountain villages.

The environment is as varied as it is unique with numerous endemic plants as well as others which have made Anaga their home, together with a landscape which has been shaped by millions of years of erosion.

This is truly a fascinating day hike and it will challenge what you thought you knew about Tenerife.

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