FREE TOUR
LA OROTAVA

The best option to discover the city in an economical way.

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What does the Free Tour La Orotava consist of?

Possibly your best option to get to know La Orotava in a fun and authentic way.

Free Tours through the center of La Orotava

A moment of culture and fun for everyone.

Enjoy your free tour in La Orotava as a couple, with friends or in a group!

Free tours of La Orotava are the perfect excuse to take some time to get to know better the cultural heritage of Spain.

La Orotava free tours are free tours organized by guides that show the most emblematic tourist sites of a town or city. These tours are usually done on foot.

While there are several options and types of free tours in Spain, most are usually tours that include approximately 10 to 12 people. and last between 1 and 3 hours depending on the planned itinerary.

In any case, always check the detailed information we provide to know all the details of your free tour: schedules, cancellation policy, meeting point and all the information you need to make the most of your experience without having to worry about anything.

What to see and do in La Orotava?

La Orotava is located in the north of Tenerife, on the island of Spain. The city was founded by the Spanish in the 16th century and is considered a jewel of the island’s cultural heritage. La Orotava is known for its natural beauty, historic buildings and perfect climate. The city offers visitors a variety of activities, from excursions to ancient ruins to walks through beautiful gardens.


Constitution Square
The Plaza de la Constitución is located in the center of La Orotava, a city located in the north of Tenerife, in Spain. It was built in the 18th century and is considered one of the most important monuments of the city. Inside you can see several statues and fountains, as well as a garden. The square is surrounded by historic buildings, such as the Church of Our Lady of the Kings, and is a popular place for tourists.


Victoria Gardens
Victoria Gardens in La Orotava, Spain, are a beautiful example of the country’s architecture and design. The park was built in the 18th century and is composed of a series of gardens and fountains. The park is located on top of a hill and has breathtaking views of the city and the sea. The gardens are popular with locals and tourists alike, as they offer a quiet place to relax and enjoy the views.


Casa de los Balcones
La Casa de los Balcones is a magnificent 18th century manor house located in the historic center of La Orotava, on the island of Tenerife. The house was built in 1722 by the famous architect Juan Correa de Vivar and is considered a jewel of Tenerife’s baroque style. The main facade of the house is decorated with a beautiful carved wooden balcony overlooking Calle Real. The interior of the house is equally impressive, and highlights include the marble staircase, the internal courtyard and the magnificent views from the balconies. If you visit La Orotava, you cannot miss the opportunity to see this marvel of the Canary Islands’ historical heritage.

Itinerary

At 10:30 a.m. we will meet at the Plaza de
Constitution Square
to start the
free tour of La Orotava
. Are you ready to get to know one of the most one of the most famous villas in the north of Tenerife? Let’s go there!

During the tour, we will walk through the old town of La Orotava. We will discover its history and admire the beauty of the streets of one of the oldest cities in Tenerife.

To understand the origins of this village, we will go back to the times of the conquest of the conquest of the Canary Islands at the end of the 15th century. We will talk about the aborigines, or Guanches, who lived in these lands and we will emphasize the figure of Bencomo, the most powerful mencey of the island. Don’t you know who the menceys were? Wait until you find out!

As we walk around we will see large colonial mansions, which stand out for their brightly colored facades , and we will come across important religious temples such as the church of San Agustín or the church of Our Lady of the Conception.

We will approach the
Victoria Gardens
which will offer us a wonderful panoramic view of all La Orotava and, if the day is clear, we will also be able to see El Teide. In addition, we will tell you the history of the masonic mausoleum that crowns this park.

We will not say goodbye without first contemplating the exterior of the
Casa de los Balcones, a 17th century house that has become one of the emblems of the island.
You won’t stop taking pictures!

We will finish the free tour at 12:00 noon, arriving back at the starting point.

Meeting Point and Duration

The meeting point is the Plaza de la Constitución. The estimated duration is one hour and a half.

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