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Masca Valley

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Address: Tenerife, Spain
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+34 922 86 31 13
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USD 69.00*
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Masca Cycling Tour in Tenerife
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Tenerife Highlights Full Day Tour
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Mt Teide and Masca Valley Tour in Tenerife

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Up the hill

What a great climb! It took us just over 2 and a half hours uphill at a leisurely pace and a short snack break. The last stretch just before the village is the toughest, even if... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great climb! It took us just over 2 and a half hours uphill at a leisurely pace and a short snack break. The last stretch just before the village is the toughest, even if it is mostly stairs. In the morning, you get the boat to yourself on the way to the beach, and in the village after... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Organised a trip with the hotel..well worth the visit. Windy roads..beautiful scenery . It's a photographers dream.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I hiked down in hour 45, then back up in the same time as less people were in the way. You can get a boat taxi every hour but I needed to get back to my scooter and buses in Tenerife are pretty bad. The setting is unbelievable and cool as you descend through the canyon. BUT, it does get... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have driven up to Masca by rented car. Roads are beautiful and safe. Overall trip down to the beach and back took us approx. 4 hours. we are skilled hikers and we have taken few moment to refresh ourselves down on the beach. Definitely worth visiting. If you have very small children, I would reconsider.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Apart from the flick of tourists and lack of parking this was a beautiful day out, the village is an amazing achievement to be built on such a steep hillside. The footpath to the beach said it was closed due to rockfall however there were many, many tour guides taking vast parties to the beach to catch a boat ride... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We joined a combined tour to El Teide and Masca, it's very mountainous, and we were glad we had a very professional bus driver. Masca is a very small village located in mountains. If you like to see something special, this could be an option.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To reach this place is similar to a theme park ride where are think you are in control, but you're not! To see houses perched on a mountainside, looking as if they could tumble into the ravine at anytime, is amazing to see and to think that those who lived here were, for many centuries, cut off from the rest... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would not want to miss this place when visiting Tenerife. The trip to Masca is absolutely great experience with its narrow roads and endless turns. It is nice to see the houses and walk around the town. We did not walk down the valley but would definitely like to do it later. So many things go through your mind... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about the roads what other reviewers have said is true!! We went quite early so it was reasonably quiet- maybe a good tip!! So we were quite lucky that there was not too much coming the other way out of Mascra. The village is a cute little one to look around and starting point for the trek through the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great for walkers. Fantastic views. Lots of tourist buses stop here. The road is very interesting, narrow and wriggly with passing places. Watch out for tourist hire cars driven by people with little road sense.

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