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Hiking in the Canary Islands: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You

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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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FAQs: Hiking in Spain

What should I know about Hiking Spain?

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.

Why should I choose Spain for my Hiking adventure?

The Scenery

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.

The Weather

It is fair to say that the year-round weather in the Canary Islands is one of the main reasons that millions of people flock to them each year, with the sun shining almost every day and fantastically warm temperatures the norm. This allows for a range of outdoor activities to be undertaken for the whole year, with hiking in particular a great option.

The Community

The Canary Islands are an autonomous community of Spain, and thus the local people are fiercely proud of their local customs, traditions and culture, which is distinct to that of mainland Spain. Canarian culture has a strong influence from Latin America, with several festivals and holidays throughout the year to celebrate their unique position in Spanish society.

What can I expect from the weather during my Hiking trip in Spain?

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

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Spain region?

Spanish

What currency is accepted around Spain?

Euro

How can I get to Spain?

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

What's the country code for the Spain region?

+34

When is the best time to travel to Spain for Hiking?

Any time of year.

What people are saying about Hiking | Canary Islands

Julia

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Getting to know the enviroment surrounding me, discovering the benefits of wild plants, finding the best rhythm to hike... these are just some of the things I learned with Sergio. With him bearing, security and also adventure are guaranteed! Through teaching and advices, through jokes and a smile we created the perfect atmosphere of a collaborating group. That's why I'll always be grateful to Sergio for his guidance. So, what's left to say? Vamos equipazo!!!

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