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Hiking in the Canary Islands

The Canary Islands are a warm-weather paradise, with the sun shining all-year-round and some absolutely spectacular landscapes and beaches. Hiking is a glorious way to discover these Atlantic Ocean oasis'.

Located just off the coast of Northwest Africa in the Atlantic Ocean, the Canary Islands are an autonomous community of Spain containing unique and beautiful scenery, unbeatable beaches and envious weather for the entire year. Each island contains a range of stunning hiking trails to traipse and travail around, with superb coastline, gorgeous greenery and majestic mountains and volcanoes creating a magnificent setting. Take a pick from our selection of hiking trips in the Canary Islands, and you won’t regret it one bit!

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There are many reasons for choosing Hiking in Spain

The scenery on each of the islands that make up the Canary Islands is beautiful, varied and interesting, with a wild variety in landscapes and terrains over the course of just a few kilometres. One can be sitting on a lovely beach, and then be in the middle of a rainforest within minutes, before reaching barren desert and volcanic mountains. There are amazing views from seemingly everywhere on the islands, with the coastline and ocean never far from eyesight.


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Best time to visit

Any time of year


Sunny and warm all-year-round, with temperatures rarely getting below 20 degrees celsius and rain is almost non-existent

How to get there

Flights to Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Lanzarote and Fuerteventura from all mainland Spanish hubs and several other big European cities

More info about Hiking in Canary Islands:

Some of the hiking can be very difficult, so having a good level of fitness beforehand is recommended. The weather is warm the whole year round in the Canary Islands, so please pack and wear appropriate clothing so as not to get sunburn


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