We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful, breathtaking running

One of my favourite things to do in Tenerife is to run on Montana Pelada. Turn left on the gravel... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Stockholm, Sweden

Good for people who do not do a lot of hiking. Very easy and has a lot of good views. It's not an... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 63 reviews
All photos (13)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good46%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Apr 2017
“Beautiful, breathtaking running”
13 Jan 2017
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Avenida Juan Carlos I; Barranco de La Barca., El Medano, Tenerife, Spain
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around El Medano
from US$ 32.30
More Info
from US$ 59.80
More Info
from US$ 47.90
More Info
Reviews (63)
Filter reviews
16 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 16 April 2017

One of my favourite things to do in Tenerife is to run on Montana Pelada. Turn left on the gravel road off av Juan Carlos that leads up to the big old satellite dish, then turn right and run the rocky path that takes you...More

Thank clugoka
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Good for people who do not do a lot of hiking. Very easy and has a lot of good views. It's not an all day activity and will probably kill a couple of hours.

1  Thank JeannetteM555
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This is a very pleasant,easy walk up & around the mountain which is at the other side of the resort to Montana Roja.

Thank dnjroberson
Reviewed 6 July 2016

A little north of El Medano, just next to Arenas del Mar, La Montana Pelada (The Bald Mountain) can't be missed. It is not as easy to be climbed as Montana Guaza, for example, because there are not clearly marked trails that lead to the...More

Thank Nik R
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

It is quite hard to find path up, but there are multiple single tracks or wonna-be-a-track so just try to go up and up following them. View is fine, but really not worth to make it only goal of the trip. Would rate 3 but...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Nice easy walk to the top and around the crater which is nearly 1km across. If you go down and walk along the coast there are some little secluded coves.

Thank Kellyjue
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Energetic walk from car park to top. Took our time, enjoyed the views en route and took about 45 minutes to reach the top. Went early morning to avoid the heat, took lots of water and had good footwear which is important. Saw one lady...More

2  Thank Irishmist666
Reviewed 3 January 2016

A four minutes by car from Medano's city center there is a hidden dream beach. Perfect for families, couples, animals and surfing will take your breath away with its great swallow waters, views from the mountain and peaceful environment. Saying that, avoid in windy days...More

Thank Marcos E
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Beautiful views and a great place for walks and morning runs. Unfortunately to get there you must pass a rocky road, so it's impossible to run to fast

Thank Piotr K
Reviewed 1 September 2015

A beautiful walk and at the top a simply amazing view for miles around. Not an easy walk but very enjoyable and several ways to reach the top

2  Thank Melissa H
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 388 hotels in Tenerife
Kn Hotel Arenas Del Mar Beach & Spa
2,536 reviews
1.75 km away
Hostal Carel
77 reviews
2.61 km away
Hotel Medano
450 reviews
2.80 km away
Hotel Playa Sur Tenerife
140 reviews
3.32 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,953 restaurants in Tenerife
Barrio Cabezo
129 reviews
2.55 km away
Pizzeria La Tartaruga
208 reviews
2.54 km away
Jin Shi Jie
50 reviews
2.62 km away
El Templete
260 reviews
2.56 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,441 attractions in Tenerife
El Medano
1,431 reviews
2.53 km away
Canyon Tenerife
154 reviews
2.68 km away
Mercado del Agricultor
17 reviews
2.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Monumento Natural Montana Pelada staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines