Explore the north of Tenerife on a shore excursion from Santa Cruz - directly from the cruise ship

The perfect land excursion on Tenerife is the round trip from Santa Cruz through the north of the island. After your arrival by cruise ship in 5.5 hours, visit the historic villages of Garachico and Icod de los Vinos with the dragon tree as well as Puerto de la Cruz with a great view of the Orotava valley.

  • Tour / activity duration: ~ 5.5 hours
  • Languages: German, English, Spanish
  • Transfer: Santa Cruz
  • The best insider tips
  • English-speaking service
  • Hassle-free booking change or cancellation
  • Usually cheaper than at site

Santa Cruz shore excursion in Tenerife through the north of the island

The north tour of Tenerife is the perfect shore excursion from Santa Cruz for cruise ship passengers - see a lot of the island for little money in short time!

Price overview

  • Tenerife north shore excursion from Santa Cruz - per adult (from 14 yrs)41.-€
  • Tenerife north shore excursion from Santa Cruz - per child (3-13 yrs)20.50€


  • Children until 2 years join the north tour of Tenerife for free.
Ideal shore excursion in Tenerife for cruise ship passengers

Booking option: from Santa Cruz on shore excursion in Tenerife north

Get an amazing overview of the north of the fascinating Canary island Tenerife during the shore excursion from Santa Cruz! The shore excursion is adapted to the anchoring times of the cruise ships in order to enable all cruise ship passengers to enjoy a small tour of Tenerife. Explore the north of the island with its numerous historical villages, which will enchant you with their charme. In the history-charged village Garachico you'll stroll through the picturesque alleys and in Icod de los Vinos you'll visit the famous, millennial dragon tree.

The guide conveys lots of interesting background information during the tour. On a walk through Icod de los Vinos you'll also get to know the village with its white cottages, narrow streets and pretty squares. On the Tenerife shore excursion from Santa Cruz you of course also stop in Puerto de la Cruz, the beautiful coastal city with its chocolate-brown, almost black city beach. From here you'll have fantastic views of the large Orotava valley with its diversified vegetation. Subsequently, the Tenerife shoe excursion ends back in Santa Cruz, so you reach your cruise ship in time.


  • Duration: ~ 5.5 hours
  • Times: approx. 10:00 AM - approx. 3:30 PM (the exact starting time depends on the arrival times of the cruise ships)
  • Days: daily
  • Months: possible all-year
  • Languages: German, English, Spanish
  • Pick-up included in the price from: Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Starting points: Santa Cruz de Tenerife


  • Transfer, professional guide, air-conditioned bus
Important information

Please bring along:

Sunglasses, sun blocker, snacks, long trousers / jacket, hat, camera, drinks

Detailed description

From Santa Cruz on shore excursion through Tenerife north

The perfect shore excursion in Tenerife is the tour from Santa Cruiz through the historic north of the island. The shore excursion leads from the cruise ship harbour of Santa Cruz through the north until Garachico, the village founded in 1496, whose lordly architecture and moved history will delight you. The professional guide of the Tenerife shore excursion takes you on a fascinating journey through the evolution and development of the Canary Island. Afterwards you continue to Icod de los Vinos, the picturesque village that became famous because of its ancient, impressively huge dragon tree Drago Milenario.

But the village Icod de los Vinos is also known for its excellent wine since the time it was founded as well as for its beautiful squares. Now the Santa Cruz shore excursion in Tenerife north will lead you to the popular coastal city Puerto de la Cruz. Here you'll dive into the neat city and get to know it during a little walk. From Puerto de la Cruz you'll also have excellent views of the fertile Orotava valley, behind which you can already spot the Teide. Then you slowly start the return journey to the cruise ship harbour in Santa Cruz, where the shore excursion in Tenerife ends.


Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.

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