How much time will I spend at the Teide summit with this activity? Pepe Roldán November 04, 2018 15:01 Updated Follow Approximately 15 minutes. Related articles How long does it take to reach the Teide crater from the refuge? How to get to Teide by car and what to do en route - INTERACTIVE INFOGRAPHIC Is it necessary to make a reservation to spend a night in the refuge? How to go up Mount Teide by Cable Car: Comparative table of activities Does transportation on this excursion include return journey?