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Reserva Ambiental de San Blas

Address: Carretera Las Chafiras-Los Abrigos. Urbanizacion San Blas, 38639 San Miguel de Abona, Tenerife, Spain
Phone Number: 922749010
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Owner description: The Reserva Ambiental de San Blas is a unique and enriching experience in which you will discover the natural and cultural aspects of southern Tenerife.The visit consists of two parts:-Firstly, we will visit our Multimedia Interpretation Centre. Here you will learn about the values of the environmental reserve in a pleasant yet rigorously scientific way by visiting our Museum and our Tunnel of Historic Experience in which we travel through the most significant passages of southern Tenerife’s past.- The second part consists of a walk through the Nature Reserve itself (55 min), which is full of surprises, and will give you a clear idea of how the area’s inhabitants used to live.

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Leuven, Belgium
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87 reviews 87 reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I recommend to do this excursion. It takes you back in time and explains the islands history as well as a guided tour with a few surprises through the nature reserve. A definite must!

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Good value for money, very informative and interesting! Learn about the San blas area and the history.

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

For 7.50 eoros per person this must be the best value 2 hours on the island. It would be a real shame if you stay here and don't take the chance to see the stunning volcanic ravine and to hear the history of the island.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

As we were staying in the Sandos San Blas Hotel we decided to take the tour of the Ambiental Reserve. This is a fun, informative and enjoyable trip. There is quite a bit of walking but it is not too strenuous and should suit all abilities - wear comfortable shoes/sandals and do not forget the sunscreen or camera! There is... More

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Papendrecht, Nederland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

What a educational AND enjoyable way to learn more about this beautiful island. All the different aspects well presented and clearly explained. The guide was knowledgeable and proud to tell the story and share his heritage. We highly recommend this attraction to Tenerife visitors.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Interesting & informative, staff taking tours very knowledgable & friendly. All 3 parts of tour, sensory tunnel, excellent museum & walkking tour through reserve all equally as good

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We decided to go to this nature reserve having found it on Trip Advisor as being near to our villa, "Tenerife South's hidden gem" and lovely according to previous reviews. It was signposted from the road but the sign posts later disappeared so we parked at the hotel and went in to ask at reception. The receptionist was incredibly rude... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

A great experience and a lovely morning walk through the local nature reserve there in San Blas. We started with a short walk through a historical tunnel experiencing life from time gone by. It has small senarios of life, set up as you walk through the tunnel using all your senses to see, smell, hear, feel etc how life used... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Very well managed reserve, with free access when stay at the Sandos San Blas. Plants and history of the location is very interesting.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

To understand the history of this island a visit to the reserve and it's museum is a must. An interesting and informative visit that showed how the island developed through a little bit of living history.

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