Description

The symbol of Gran Canaria, a mystical place used in ancient times for spiritual gatherings. This is one of the most beautiful hiking tours in Gran Canaria.

Our hike begins on the western side of Roque Nublo with breathtaking views of the neighboring island of Tenerife and Teide, at 3718m Spain's highest mountain. The impressive views while trekking through this area are just breathtaking. 

Along an ancient "camino real" that we hike up, grow a variety of herbs and medicinal plants, about which we explain in detail. Arriving at the 1750 m high plateau below Roque Nublo, at 68 m the unique symbol of the island. During our walk in this region of Gran Canaria we will also be able to see Tejeda, a very famous tomato village with a lot of terrace agriculture systems. 
You can feel  the absolute uniqueness of one of the most beautiful hikes of the Canary Islands.

After our picnic, we continue our descent to finish at the village of Ayacata, where we will be able to go to the WC's and have a drink together, in order to review all of the hiking day at the Roque Nublo. 

Specifications

  • 7 Km
  • 300 Hm. ascent
  • 300 Hm. descent
  • Difficulty 1,5
  • The tour is done every Tuesday

Route profile

Click on the link below to download our Route profile made with the Suunto Traverse Alpha. You can upload this file to your smartphone or watch.