Tenerife is one of the most popular holiday destinations with British travellers. The island has managed to sustain its reputation as a great holiday hotspot because of its beautiful weather, great food, nightspots, and the many things you can do here. It is the largest of the Canary Islands, and its beaches are among the most famed in Europe.
Playa de las Vistas in Los Cristianos is one never-ending beach offering beautiful vistas of the ocean. When you feel like stretching your muscles, take a swim or enjoy a game of volleyball.
On the north, there is Playa Bollullo…a relatively secluded beach with volcanic sand and tall cliffs. Escape the crowds and come here. A pathway surrounded on both sides by banana plantations leads to the beach.
Be prepared for a bit of a hike through Masca Gorge to reach the Masca Beach with its black sand clear blue waters. On any given day, this beach is has few people and you will have the lagoon to yourself.
On Tenerife, there is a beach for everybody – teeming with activities and some that are secluded with gentle breezes and swaying palms.
Plazas, museums, treks, and the world-famous mount Tiede National Park are just some of the sights that attract visitors to Tenerife.
Bosque de Esperanza is the forested area in Tenerife and ideal for trekking and mountain biking through scented pines and eucalyptus.
Basilica of Candaleria houses a statue of Mary that dates back to the 14th century. Bronze sculptures of Guanche royalty, the original inhabitants of the island, guard the statue of Madonna.
The Canaries Military Museum is a great place that kids particularly enjoy visiting. Check out arms, uniforms, and other memorabilia that is housed in a building that was once a fort…back in the 19th century.
Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands. With 2000 square kilometers and almost one million inhabitants, it is also the most crowded one. The subtropical climate around 25 degrees and the proximity to the equator offer perfect bathing and hiking weather throughout the year. Through the foothills of the Gulf Stream, the waters of the Atlantic Ocean is making the climate great and with pleasant temperatures.
The Canary Island of Tenerife not only for sun lovers, but also activity holiday makers come here often. Hikers and mountain bikers will find routes of different here. The north of the island is forested, while the south has rock-desert-like landscapes, which were already part of various films, such as battle of the Titans