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Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well its a very historical and important part of Tenerife. Try to spend some time and enjoy all the streets and arquitecture.

Thank Filipe F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a good way to see the island is by coach trips plenty of stops and the views are brilliant. we went on six different trips well worth the money and its safer than by car

2  Thank john g
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Autoctonus landscape where you can really see tenerife far from the tourism construction. Beautiful in ecery way

1  Thank chris56592
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We read this was a" must see"town and the old wooden balconies. Well, it is noisy, the traffic fumes nearly killed us and there is one balcony to see.

Thank sherlynn2406
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Interesting tour of the old town to see the sand paintings and old churches . This can be done by bus from Puerto and takes up a morning

Thank Wade H
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Just a short bus ride from hotel. Very picturesque, surprisingly quite a few shops. Worth a visit but wear comfortable shoes as very hilly!

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 20 May 2018

What started as a short cut swiftly changed in almost vertical alleys and snaking bends. It was exhilerating but regaining the official road to pass over Mt.Teide took us up into sunshine & a less knucle whitening grip on the steering wheel.

Thank Sable C
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Caught a bus to Oratava village from Puerto de la Cruz and walked back. It was a lot more built up than we expected all the way up the valley, and the village was really a small town. The old part of town was lovely,...More

Thank foxy2000
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Visited by bus from Puerto de la Cruz. Very picturesque buildings , narrow streets leading up to old hospital , galleried balconies , great views of Mt.Teide and Ocean. May be a bit challenging for some as streets are quite steep and narrow. Very green...More

Thank waperth
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Most populated area on the north slope of mount Teide. Two main towns: Puerto de la Cruz for families and German retirees, Orotava for those interested in historic architecture. More sun close to the shore line, more clouds higher up in the valley.

Thank GlobetrottingSwede
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6 December 2017|
Response from Martin P | Reviewed this property |
yes there are a number of trecking companies that pick you up inPDLC and both transport you to and guide you round the valley for 25-40 euros brochures in german
9 May 2017|
Response from DuncanTCH | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest one. While it is possible to travel throughout the valley on your own with a guide book as a companion, I think a far better experience would be had with a guide. Local guides run the range from... More
Lawrence E
17 February 2015|
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Response from firlands | Reviewed this property |
Hi, type in Orotava Valley North Tenerife, tap onto page 2, and scroll down to Puerto dela Cruz Orotava Valley Tenerife, and there is a map on that page, you can enlarge it. Other than that, there are plenty more pages... More