Excursions to Visit the Masca Village

23rd Mar 2015
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Here you will find information about the masca village. On the end we will show you our list of excursions which will visit the Village of Masca.


Masca is a peaceful and lovely village, situated on the north-west of Tenerife. It is hidden in the mountains and surrounded by palms and cypresses. Masca seems to be integrated to the nature and used to be an old pirates refuge.


The population is just approximately 100 people, who are specialized in growing potatoes and wheat.


Masca village is definitely worth visiting. You will love this conserved, authentic canarian atmosphere from the first glance.

Here you can check information about this amazing place and more details about excursions to visit it.

Masca is a small mountain village consisting of a hamlet in the north area of Tenerife.
Its connected by a serpentine road from Buenavista del Norte or from the town of Santiago del Teide.





It is located northwest of the island in the Massif of Teno.
at a height of 750 m.
Once in the village you can see amazing scenery of cliffs and ravines, arriving to the Atlantic Ocean.



excursion en bus teide masca



You will have the feeling of being lost in time, known for being a haven for pirates.
Masca retains a traditional rural architecture.
From the village several hiking trails begin ,the most known which leads to the Bay of Masca connected to the cliffs of the giants.





Visit Masca with Bus Tour from Los Cristianos



The path is not of great difficulty, the about length of the walk is 3 hours, it is important to wear appropriate footwear and equipment.
The amazing landscape leaves you breathless. This area is a paradise for photographers and photo enthusiasts.

Masca geologically belongs to one of the oldest formations of the island, giving a characteristic of the landscapes of incredible beauty.




In my opinion the hamlet of Masca is one of the most beautiful and picturesque villages of the Island of Tenerife always worth a visit. Here you can find more information about masca.

List of Excursions to Visit the Masca Village


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