Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades Gobierno de Canarias Universidad de La Laguna CSIC Centro de Excelencia Severo Ochoa

How to get there

The Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias (IAC), which is located in the Canary Islands (Spain, is made up of:

  • The Instituto de Astrofísica, which is the headquarters, in La Laguna (Tenerife).
  • The Centre for Astrophysics in La Palma.
  • The Observatorio del Teide, in Izaña (Tenerife).
  • The Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos, in Garafía (La Palma).

Geographical location: see Google map

Addresses and Telephone numbers

By air

Direct flights connect Tenerife and La Palma to mainland Spain. There are also inter-island flights.

For flight information see: AENA (Aeropuertos Españoles y Navegación Aérea)

By sea

For information on maritime travel see Santa Cruz de Tenerife Ports

Tourist information:

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