Canary Island Hopping

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Take a fresh look at the Canary Islands on this escorted adventure, which visits the volcanic landscape of Tenerife and explores the lush, unspoilt havens of La Gomera and La Palma.

Destinations
  • Spain
  • Europe
Tour Types
  • Seniors
  • Singles
  • Island Hopping
  • 50 plus
Departure Points
  • Birmingham
  • Manchester
  • Gatwick
  • London Heathrow
  • Belfast
  • NWI
  • Edinburgh

<p>Fly to Tenerife and settle into the locally rated 4-star <strong>H10 Tenerife Playa</strong> in Puerto de la Cruz (4Q), where you spend four nights on an all-inclusive basis. D</p>

Accommodation Name: H10 Tenerife Playa

<p>Set off on an included full-day tour of La Laguna, Mercedes Forest and Santa Cruz.</p> <p>The tour begins with a visit to Tenerife&rsquo;s bustling capital, Santa Cruz, scene of the famous battle in which Admiral Lord Nelson lost his arm. It has numerous monuments, including Paso Alto Castle and the 17th-century Church of La Concepci&oacute;n.</p> <p>Enjoy a drive through Mercedes Forest with its laurel, giant broom and faya trees, stopping en route at the viewpoint of Mirador Cruz del Carmen.</p> <p>Continue to La Laguna, the former capital of Tenerife for a guided walking tour. A visit is included to the capital&rsquo;s oldest wine bodega, where you can enjoy some tapas and sample local wines. B, L, D</p>

Accommodation Name: H10 Tenerife Playa

<p>Make the most of the hotel's facilities during this day at leisure. B, L, D</p>

Accommodation Name: H10 Tenerife Playa

<p>Relax at the hotel or perhaps join an optional full-day trip to Tenerife's iconic National Park and Mount Teide, the highest peak in Spain. B, L, D</p>

Accommodation Name: H10 Tenerife Playa

<p>Spend your final morning on Tenerife at leisure.</p> <p>Then, after an included lunch at the hotel, travel by internal flight to La Palma where you spend four nights at the locally rated 4-star <strong>Hotel Taburiente Playa </strong>(4Q). B, L, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Taburiente Playa

<p>Discover the island&rsquo;s verdant north on an included tour.</p> <p>One of the least known of the Canary Islands, La Palma is called La Isla Bonita or the &lsquo;pretty island&rsquo; by the Spanish, who consider it to be the most attractive of all the Canaries. This excursion takes you through green hills to La Palma&rsquo;s north coast. First visit San Andr&eacute;s, with its 17th-century church, cobbled streets and old houses. You can then walk along a cliff promenade through banana plantations to Puerto Espindola.</p> <p>Continue to Los Sauces for lunch at your own expense, then head to the Visitor Centre at the dense Los Tilos forest, a World Biosphere Reserve. The woodland park at Los Tilos has preserved a small amount of the original laurel forest of the Canaries and is home to rare plant species.</p> <p>Finally, visit the El Tendal Archaeological Park. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Taburiente Playa

<p>Spend the day at leisure or perhaps head off on an optional trip to the crater of Roque de los Muchachos. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Taburiente Playa

<p>You may spend your day in La Palma, or choose to see more of the island on an optional full-day tour, where the most picturesque villages of La Isla Bonita can be found. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Taburiente Playa

<p>Enjoy a three-hour ferry crossing from Santa Cruz de La Palma to San Sebastian on La Gomera (lunch included on board).</p> <p>You spend the next four nights at the locally rated 3-star <strong>Hotel Gran Rey </strong>(3Q), a peaceful beachfront retreat. B, L, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Gran Rey

<p>Today&rsquo;s half-day included excursion takes you to see the stunning laurel forests and colourful wild flowers at Garajonay National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Gran Rey

<p>The day is free for you to spend as you please, and you'll no doubt enjoy the included farewell lunch we've arranged at a traditional Gomeran restaurant. B, L, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Gran Rey

<p>Spend the day relaxing or enjoy an optional full-day tour of La Gomera's natural splendours. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Hotel Gran Rey

<p>After breakfast you will enjoy a one-hour ferry crossing from La Gomera back to Tenerife South.</p> <p>You will spend the next two nights at the locally rated 4 Star <strong>Bouganville Playa </strong>(4Q+), which is situated on the seafront promenade. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Bouganville Playa

<p>Spend the day at leisure, perhaps relaxing at your hotel or joining an optional excursion. B, D</p>

Accommodation Name: Bouganville Playa

<p>After breakfast, travel by coach to the airport for your flight home. B</p>

Accommodation Name: Bouganville Playa

Hands shaking Included travel insurance

Bed14 nights in hotels

Dinner plate34 meals: 14 breakfasts (B), 6 lunches (L) and 14 dinners (D)

PersonSaga tour manager

Plus all this...

  • Return flights and transfers
  • Welcome drink reception
  • Porterage at all hotels

MapExcursions and visits

  • Visit to Santa Cruz, La Laguna and Mercedes Forest
  • Scenic inter-island ferry crossings
  • Comprehensive tour of northern La Palma
  • Panoramic tour of Garajonay National Park
  • Farewell meal at a traditional restaurant

HeadphonesUse of audio headsets on guided tours

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