Masca Gorge is one of the most beautiful and popular places in Tenerife. Surrounded by majestic cliffs and azure sea, it attracts travelers with its unique atmosphere.

A boat trip through Masca Gorge is a great way to:

See breathtaking landscapes: During the trip, you can enjoy panoramic views of the cliffs, caves, waterfalls, and the azure expanse of the Atlantic Ocean. Visit Masca Beach: This secluded beach with crystal clear water and black sand is a true paradise for swimming and sunbathing enthusiasts. Learn about the history and culture of Tenerife: During the trip, the guide will tell you about the history of Masca Gorge, the life of its first settlers, and the legends associated with this place. Relax from the hustle and bustle: A boat trip is a great way to unwind and enjoy peace and quiet.

Boat tours through Masca Gorge depart from several ports in Tenerife.

The most popular ones are:

Los Gigantes: This is the closest port to Masca Gorge, so boat trips depart from here most frequently. Puerto de Santiago: From this port, longer trips depart, including swimming at Masca Beach. Garachico: From this port, trips on boats that can get closer to the shore than larger boats depart.

Cost of boat trips through Masca Gorge:

From 20 to 50 euros per person, depending on the duration of the trip, type of boat, and additional services.

What to bring with you:

Swimsuit: If you want to swim at Masca Beach.

Towel Hat Sunscreen Water Camera


How to get to Masca Gorge?

By boat: This is the simplest and most convenient way to get to the gorge. By bus: Buses from Puerto de la Cruz and other cities in Tenerife go to the village of Masca, which is located at the top of the gorge. On foot: You can reach Masca Gorge by hiking along a mountain trail. Do I need to book boat trip tickets in advance?

During the summer months and peak season, it is recommended to book tickets in advance. At other times of the year, tickets can be purchased just before departure.

Can you swim at Masca Beach?

Yes, you can swim at Masca Beach. However, keep in mind that the water can be cool and the waves can be strong.

Where is the village of Masca located?

The village of Masca is located at the top of Masca Gorge. You can reach it on foot along a mountain trail, by bus, or by taxi.

What to see in the village of Masca?

In the village of Masca, you can see an old church, several cafes and restaurants, and souvenir shops. From here, you can also enjoy beautiful views of the gorge.