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Punta de Teno

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Address: | Road TF-445, Tenerife, Spain
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I loved this place, beautiful coast. And the trip to this place is amazing too, through the high mountains and through a compleately dark tunnel.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Hasselt, Nederland
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Hasselt, Nederland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this place, beautiful coast. And the trip to this place is amazing too, through the high mountains and through a compleately dark tunnel.

Thank daviddeheer
Kiev, Ukraine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Note: road is closed on weekends and holidays, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (there should be a connecting bus, 1 Euro) Nice view to both sides, lighthouses (old and new one), though access to lighthouses is closed. There is also small rocky beach nearby, but swimming will be quite extreme - so it's rather for waves-watching :) Place is... More 

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must see place.. we have been there in a sunny and clear day and the landscape was amazing. You have a fantastic view of Los Gigantes, La Gomera.. and you can take memorable pictures. If you have your own car keep in mind on Saturday and Sunday you need to leave in Buenavista del Norte and catch a bus.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attention: road ro Punta de Teno is closed on weekends between 10 and 17. You need to go on weekday! Quite remote place with nice views of Los Gigantes cliffs and Teno. There is a lighthouse (not for visiting), small fisherman port and a rocky beach. Very windy, but worth visiting.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
N. Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The road to Punta de Teno is still restricted at the weekends from 11am to 5pm. A cheap and regular bus service is in place and those at the road block are friendly and have leaflets for advice. We however simply waited until after 5pm and went to see the sunset at this beautiful place. There is little parking at... More 

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Bristol, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We visited the lighthouse and headland and as other reviewers have noted it is a stunning location with the waves crashing against the rocks. The road is now open again and beautifully resurfaced with extensive preventative measures to prevent further rock falls! However on Saturday and Sunday it is not possible to drive all the way to Punta de Teno... More 

Thank Brizzley
Trieste, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We been here today 30.12.16 The road is newly opened, with new asphalt and there are new protections against rocks and stones falls. Arrived at the lands end you have a amazing view of the cliffs, lighthouse,and Atlantic ocean. Put Attention on the wind --can be very strong -can caused very high waves!!!! Simply RECOMMENDED!!!

2 Thank Aston M
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

The road to Punta Teno is still closed off to the public due to the road collapse a few months ago, and when you look from Punta del Roque Negro you can still see the debris scattered across the mountain side. Unfortunately we made the one hour trip there (we took a chance, since we couldn't find solid info on... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Drove for 75 mins only to find the road to access this area was closed down. Apparently 8m of narrow road collapsed into a ravine, and now the entire area is inaccessible. Had to go to Garachico instead

2 Thank David M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Arrived at the start of the road to Punta de Teno to find a barrier accross the road with no access beyond, manned by a couple of men in a van. No information was given as to why it was closed or for how long, though local traffic was seemingly waved through without a problem.

1 Thank Steve C

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