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Mount Teide Cable Car Tickets
Activities in Tenerife

Mount Teide Cable Car Tickets

  • Optional

Live a unique experience by climbing up to the top of Mount Teide, the highest peak in Spain, on the Teide cable car. The views of the volcanic landscape from the summit are breathtaking!

Teide Cable Car

The Mount Teide cable car leads visitors from the base of the volcano to La Rambleta station, situated at 3,555 meters above sea level. The full journey takes approximately 10 minutes and the cabin fits up to 44 passengers.

La Rambleta lookout point offers incredible panoramic views of the Teide National Park and its surroundings. On clear days, you can even see the other islands of the Canarian archipelago. It is also possible to hike right up to the summit of Mount Teide from La Rambleta.

Audioguide

When you book your cable car ticket, you can also book it with an audioguide, to really make the most of your experience. You'll find out the secrets about the highest peak in Spain and you'll find out about the impressive history of this volcano.

Important information

  • Although it does not happen very often, sometimes visitors can get altitude sickness due to the low levels of oxygen at the top of Mount Teide. If it happens, move slowly until you get used to the height.
  • We recommend you bring a bottle of mineral water, since there are no food or drink stands at La Rambleta.
  • Although Tenerife has a mild climate, we recommend you bring something warm to wear, as it can get cold at the summit of Mount Teide.

Who can ride the cable car?

  • The minimum age to ride the cable car is 4 years old.
  • This activity is not recommended for pregnant women due to the speed and height of the cabins, we may present a risk.

Special license to climb to the summit

Once you get to La Rambleta, you can walk up a trail to the summit. This option is not obligatory, but if you are interested, you must first apply for a special license here.  

Price

Adults Children 3 - 13 years old
Teide Cable Car Ticket
US$ 29.90
US$ 15
Teide Cable Car Ticket and audioguide
US$ 36.50
US$ 15

Teide Cable Car Ticket

  • Adults

    US$ 29.9
  • Children 3 - 13 years old

    US$ 15

Teide Cable Car Ticket and audioguide

  • Adults

    US$ 36.5
  • Children 3 - 13 years old

    US$ 15

More Information

Duration

Optional.

Included

Return Teide cable car tickets.

Audioguide (optional).

Not included

Transfer service to the meeting point.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - Is it possible to climb Mount Teide or is a special permission required?

    A - The cable car takes you close to the top, but to get to the peak you need to contract a guide and solicit a special permission, with very limited places, via the network of national parks.

  • Q - Can children under 3 climb the volcano?

    A - Yes, but it's not recommended due to the changes in temperature, pressure and the volcano's sulphuric emissions. You would have to sign a declaration of responsibility at the ticket office.

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Accessibility

No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).

from
US$ 29.90
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts

Meeting point

Base Station of the Teide Cable (kilometer 40 of highway TF-21)

Cancellations

Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

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