Tegueste is a municipality of 11,000 people in the metropolitan area of . Tegueste is one of the highest municipalities on Tenerife, at 545 m above sea level.
Photo: Martely, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Airport terminal
, formerly Los Rodeos Airport, is the smaller of the two international airports on the island of , . Photo: Guanxito2006, Public domain.

The Cathedral of San Cristóbal de La Laguna or Catedral de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios is a Roman Catholic church in , . Photo: DailosTamanca, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Iglesia-Parroquia Matriz de Nuestra Señora de La Concepción is a Roman Catholic church located in the city of . Photo: Koppchen, CC BY 3.0.

Real Santuario del Santísimo Cristo de La Laguna is a Roman Catholic church located in the city of , . Photo: Berthold Werner, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

, informally known as La Laguna, is a city in . Photo: Der Wolf im Wald, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Photo: KUI, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


28.5154° or 28° 30' 55.3" north
-16.3378° or 16° 20' 16.2" west
Open Location Code
502 metres (1,647 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Tegueste
  • Arabic: تيغيستي
  • Asturian; Bable: Tegueste
  • Basque: Tegueste
  • Catalan: Tegueste
  • Cebuano: Tegueste
  • Chechen: Тегесте
  • Chinese: 特格斯特
  • Czech: Tegueste
  • Dutch: Tegueste
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: تيجيستى
  • English: Tegueste, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • French: Tegueste
  • Gallegan: Tegueste
  • German: Tegueste
  • Hebrew: טגואסטה
  • Hungarian: Tegueste
  • Italian: Tegueste
  • Latin: Tegueste
  • Lithuanian: Tegestė
  • Malay (generic): Tegueste
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Tegueste
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Tegueste
  • Persian: تگوئسته
  • Polish: Tegueste
  • Portuguese: Tegueste
  • Russian: Тегесте
  • South Azerbaijani: تقوئسته
  • Spanish: Tegueste
  • Spanish: Villa de Tegueste
  • Swedish: Tegueste
  • Tatar: Тегесте
  • Turkish: Tegueste
  • Ukrainian: Тегесте
  • Ukrainian: Теґесте
  • Uzbek: Tegeste
  • Uzbek: Tegueste
  • Uzbek: Тегесте
  • Uzbek: Тегуесте
  • Venetian: Tegueste
  • Waray (Philippines): Tegueste

Other Places Named Tegueste

  • Town in Tegueste, Canary Islands

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