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mysterious and fascinating

Tenerife's forests are a highlight of the island that most tourists miss. Great trails, twisted... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
owen m
Oxford, United Kingdom
Magical woods with amazing views

Amazing views from a winding mountain road that passes through the magical wood of Esperanza. If... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Þórný P
Kopavogur, Iceland
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“mysterious and fascinating”
22 Aug 2018
“Magical woods with amazing views”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tenerife's forests are a highlight of the island that most tourists miss. Great trails, twisted fairytale woodland landscape.

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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Amazing views from a winding mountain road that passes through the magical wood of Esperanza. If you have the opportunity I recommend this very different experience from the touristic south coast of Tenerife. I would definitely go there again if I had the opportunity and...More

Thank Þórný P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We took the TF24 to El Tiede National Park through Bosque de Esperanza. Just magnificent! You really see the difference in the weather here from the higher altitude. We left Santa Cruz with a balmy 27 C and 15 minutes later it was down to...More

4  Thank SylvieFrancois444
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A nice place for spending the whole day hiking and walking around piles. Good for single or company visiting.

1  Thank Maxim K
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Pack some sandwiches and water and enjoy this lovely woods for some hours. It is close to La Laguna, accesible by bus or by car and worth visiting. Avoid the restaurants on the way, they serve really terrible food.

5  Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Monte de las Esperanza is a magic place for walking and exploring different routes. Even if you only drive through it you will be transported to a place you might not expect. The forest traps the moist from the clouds and is lush and wet...More

1  Thank BELTRAN76
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Amazing example of the Canary Islands endemic pine tree forest. On your way up to El Teide National Park, you will drive through this beautiful forest which also includes other endemic flora and fauna species. The Canarian pine tree is quite resistant to forest fires...More

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