The Protected Natural Areas cover almost half of the total surface area of Tenerife and regulating them is essential to preserve their unique biodiversity and ensure their conservation and long-term survival.
Tenerife ON has a section devoted to these Natural Areas, where you will find detailed information on the 43 protected areas on the island.
Each area has a page with information on its geology, flora and fauna, and size, along with illustrations and photographs that will help you to learn more about its environment.
You can also find out if the areas are open to visitors and when is the best time of year to explore them. This provides you with the opportunity to plan your visits taking into account the ideal conditions for enjoying nature at its best.
Do you prefer to explore the Natural Areas of Tenerife interactively?
Then use our interactive map and activate the “Protected Natural Areas” layer. Just click on any of them to view the corresponding page. There you will discover more about the nature all around you on the island and understand why it is essential to protect it.
Thanks to these tools, you can immerse yourself in the natural wonders of Tenerife, understand their value and contribute to their conservation through knowledge of and respect for these Protected Natural Areas.