The expansion of the Covid-19 and the consequent increase in the number of infections During the last weeks they have conditioned this year, as had happened the previous one, the tour of Tenerife of Their Majesties the wise men Eastern. But, despite the pandemic, Melchor, Gaspar and Baltasar are already prepared to bring, like every January 6, the illusion of gifts to all the children of the Island. From North to South and from East to West, with all sanitary measures in force by alert level 3, and with the idea that they are the ones who go to the different towns and neighborhoods to avoid crowds. It is worth noting the use of the convertible vehicle and it is advisable to follow the delegations from balconies, windows and rooftops. These are the main routes leading up to the magical night of January 6.
With the traditional Cavalcade through the helmet canceled, the Magi visit for the first time the outskirts of Aguere with more than 300 areas of passage. The mayor, Luis Yeray Gutiérrez, delivers today the key to the city to Melchor, Gaspar and Baltasar so that they can access all the homes in the municipality. For the second year in a row, Their Majesties will attend the neighborhoods and towns in decentralized visits. The magical day begins in the logistics center installed in the La Constitución park. About 120 people will participate in the six royal groups. Four will start at 4:00 p.m. Those of Taco (with 66 places of passage), Guamasa (58), La Cuesta (83) and El Casco and surroundings (83). The remaining two, in the Northeast Region (58) and the area of Las Mercedes (34), will start at 16:30. The town of Tejina celebrates its traditional and centenary Auto Sacramental de los Reyes Magos behind closed doors and via streaming. The theatrical performance will be held without an audience inside the Church of San Bartolomé, starting at 9:30 p.m., with the participation of a hundred people. It can be seen live through social networks. In addition, the Solidarity Pages have turned their heads so that more than 1,200 boys and girls are not left without a gift. The initiative has distributed toys and more than 40,000 euros in gift cards in local shops.
Starting at 12:30 pm, Their Majesties will begin the tour of El Socorro, La Padilla, El Lomo and El Portezuelo. At 5:00 p.m. they will do it through the main roads of the old town, Las Toscas and Pedro Álvarez. Between 18:00 and 20:00 the little ones can deliver your letters to the Kings and greet them in a space set up at the entrance to the Town Hall.
The Three Wise Men will visit all the neighborhoods of the municipality from La Esperanza to the coastal areas in convertible vehicles. The royal entourage will begin the tour at 12:00 hours and around 18:15 Their Majesties will be received at the City Hall by the mayor, Escolástico Gil, in an act that will be broadcast live on municipal social networks.
The Paseo Real will cover the entire municipality. It will start from 9:00 a.m., tour the neighborhoods and end in the downtown area at approximately 10:00 p.m. The three wise men they will land directly on the Pico del Teide and will use the Cableway to descend. They will go down the mountain to reach San Juan and then to the Town Hall, where the mayor will receive them. Francisco Linares. This will make them enterega of the magic key that opens all the homes of the municipality. The parade tour is scheduled to last around 12 hours. It will depart at 9:00 Doña Chana Cultural Park, the same place where it is scheduled to end.
The Three Wise Men will start the tour in La Corona at 9:30 a.m., They will receive the key to the Villa from the mayor, Manuel Domínguez, and will follow the route until the Adoration in Tigaiga at 9:00 p.m. The formula is similar to that of 2021 with the aim of not losing the tradition or the illusion of the little ones, but adapted to the situation and guaranteeing the passage through all the districts.
The Three Wise Men will tour the main streets of all the city’s neighborhoods in their traditional royal floats. The procession itinerary will begin at 11:30 a.m. from the center and the Martiánez area to the La Paz and Durazno neighborhood, to resume the walk from 5:30 p.m. for the rest of neighborhoods of the tourist city. From Castillo San Felipe to Punta Brava to successively tour the neighborhoods of Las Dehesas, La Vera, Calle Nueva, San Antonio and San Felipe El Tejar.
The Three Wise Men will not miss their appointment with Candelaria. At 4:00 p.m. they will be received by the mayor, Mari Brito, to hand over the keys to the municipality. Later, from 5:00 p.m., Melchor, Gaspar and Baltasar will tour the main streets of all the towns of Villa Mariana: Barranco Hondo, Igueste, Araya, Las Cuevecitas, Malpaís, La Viuda Beach, Santa Ana, Candelaria Casco, Punta Larga and Las Caletillas.
Arico will hand over the keys to the Three Wise Men from the hands of its mayor, Sebastián Martín, at 10:30 at the Town Hall and from there the vehicle tour of all the ariqueros neighborhoods in a double shift: at 11:00, starting from El Río, and at 16:00 starting in Arico el Nuevo. For yet another year, the traditional parade has been replaced by the procession adapted to sanitary measures. The delegation will visit El Río, La Cisnera, La Villa de Arico, Chiquerón, Teguedite and La Sabinita in the morning. In the afternoon you will travel to Arico el Nuevo, Arico el Viejo, Las Eritas, El Bueno, Las Casitas, Icor, Las Eras Altas, Las Eras Bajas, Porís de Abona, La Punta de Abona, Abades, La Listada, La Jaca , Tajao, Las Arenas, La Caleta and Las Maretas. The route can be followed on social media and in a digital GPS application.
Granadilla de Abona.
Between 4:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., the Three Wise Men will tour the neighborhoods of Granadilla in convertible vehicle like the previous year. No stops, no collection of letters and no distribution of candy. At 7:00 p.m., the mayor, José Domingo Regalado, hands them the magic key that opens all the houses in the municipality.
San Miguel de Abona.
The royal walk, also in convertibleIt will start at 11:00 am in Guargacho and, after touring all the neighborhoods, it will conclude around 6:30 pm in El Frontón. The mayor, Arturo González, has already received their Majesties in the Plenary Hall to deliver the key to the municipality on a magical day.
The events will begin at 3:00 p.m. with the delivery of the keys of the municipality to the Three Wise Men in the plenary hall of the Town Hall. From there, a vehicle tour of the different centers will begin to finish at 8:00 p.m. at the Los Cristianos Cultural Center.
The entourage in classic cars will leave at 4:00 p.m. A vehicle of the volunteer firefighters will warn of the passage of the Kings. The journey is expected to last between four and five hours.
Guia de Isora.
The convertible cars They will begin to circulate at 5:00 p.m. in El Pozo, El Jaral and Acojeja to end in the town at 9:00 p.m. The Kings will not stop to take pictures, they will not collect letters or they will not distribute candy.
Santiago del Teide.
Melchor, Gaspar and Baltasar will travel in vehicles through the municipality in a descending direction. At 4:00 p.m. they depart from Valle de Arriba and finish at 7:15 p.m. in Puerto Santiago.