Monday 15th – Sunday 21st February 2021
Join in the lively festivities of the Santa Cruz Carnival in Tenerife! Following Rio as the second largest carnival in the world, thousands flock to watch the participants dress up in the most colourful, flamboyant costumes and take to the streets for the ultimate parade. Lap up the celebrations before exploring the diversity of the island, including pirate villages, cloud forests and symbolic landmarks, all topped off with a visit to a traditional bodega. The perfect way to round off your Spanish Trefoil Guild trip!
Prices are per paying passenger and based on 2 people sharing a twin room and a minimum of 19 paying passengers.
Depart the UK for Tenerife, transfer to your hotel and enjoy your first evening meal.
After breakfast visit the UNESCO-rated Teide National Park and marvel at the volcanic landscapes, before boarding the cable car to the summit of Teide at 3,555m. On your way back, stop off at Esperanza Forest, famous for its eucalyptus trees. Evening meal at your hotel.
Enjoy breakfast then head into Santa Cruz to explore the vibrant city and lap up the carnival atmosphere! Join the 50,000 carnival-goers as the main event makes its way through the city. Evening meal at your hotel.
Take a guided tour of the San Blas Nature Reserve and learn about Tenerife’s unique geography and local history. Then experience the country’s wine culture at a traditional bodega, topped off with a wine tasting! Enjoy an evening at leisure.
Visit Icod de los Vinos, home to the ‘Drago Milenario’, a tree believed to be over 800 years old. Make a photo stop at the seaside town of Garachico, before searching for loot at the (rumoured) former pirate village of Masca. Evening meal at your hotel.
Head to the former capital, La Laguna, followed by the cloud forests at the Monte de las Mercedes. Then visit Tenerife’s oldest massif (10 million years old), the Anaga Mountains, before stopping at the small village of Taganana. Evening meal at your hotel.
After breakfast, depart Tenerife for the UK.
Just 700m from the beach, the 4-star Hotel Zentral Center is an adults-only hotel located in the holiday resort Playa de la Americas. Enjoy comfortable rooms with air conditioning and Wi-Fi, as well as the restaurant and outdoor swimming pool.
Travel in safe hands
The safety of all our groups is of paramount importance to us. Venture Abroad has rigorous safety checks in place and its own Safety Management Policy.