Punta de Teno – Tenerife

The Punta de Teno It is located in the northwestern area of ​​the island of Tenerife, in the municipality of Good view. We will find spectacular views of sea and mountains there. It is the westernmost point of the island, where the north and west coast meet. The difference is noticeable in the waters, on the right is calm and the left very upset.

The place is isolated and very windy, difficult to access only by road. It is not highly recommended for travelers with vertigo, it circulates through ravines, next to cliffs, with strong lateral winds. It starts from the urban center of Buenavista del Norte, 9 kilometers away. The detachments are constant and, if the weather is bad, the access is cut. In any case, it is always advised that the trip is under your responsibility. It is worth trying very carefully and slowly.

One of the most spectacular landscapes of the Canary archipelago. Its geological formation is one of the oldest on the island. The flora of the area is almost all endemic and is especially protected in the Teno Rural Park.

This area is ideal for sport fishing and, if you are brave, you can take a bath in the volcanic coves. Taking a walk through the lighthouse is another attraction. It is on the cliffs since the late nineteenth century guiding the navigators.

It is advisable to visit the neighbors Masca cliffs, going down the road to the south.

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