Did you know that Tenerife receives over 5,000,000 tourists every year? Tenerife holidays are incredibly popular. It’s no surprise, as this highly rated holiday destination is the largest of Spain’s Canary Islands! This is the perfect summer getaway for both couples and families alike.
Think white-sandy beaches, picturesque villages and a great choice of attractions, nightlife, bars and restaurants for a fun-filled holiday. What’s not to love?! As this is a popular tourist destination, prepare to indulge in a lively environment of bustling towns and packed sun-baked beaches. Tenerife is any holiday maker’s paradise!
Tenerife holidays revolve around a classic Spanish culture and routine. Mornings to mid-day are spent on the beautiful beaches, followed by a siesta during the afternoon, and then out to dine during the evening.
Try A New Dish In Playa de Fañabé
Calling all foodies out there! It’s not all relaxing on sun-kissed beaches… Trying the local cuisine can be an exciting experience to add to your summer holiday. One of the most famous locations within Tenerife is “Playa de Fañabé”, if you’re looking for a spot of stunning scenery and a new Spanish delicacy to try, then this is the place for you. A man-made location in Tenerife, this is the perfect place to watch the sunset whilst enjoying a local meal of delicious sea-food – the most popular types of fish to try here are the comb-tooth blenny or parrotfish.
Explore Teide National Park
This is a destination of natural pride – a breath taking volcano which looks different from every angle. This park is the perfect place to explore, covering an array of fascinating green land, incredible rock structures and caves which are a testament to the great outdoors of Tenerife. The volcanic rocks vary in shape, size and colour, making this an interesting and educational trip for all of the family. Choose to drive through and view or hike the hills!
The Culture Of Garachico
Looking for something a little more cultural? Immerse yourself in this beautiful small town on the northern coast of Tenerife. Back in the 18th century, this town was hit by a volcanic eruption, but the town was rebuilt to be a charming and popular spot among tourists and visitors. The only feature left behind from the original structure are the amazing little rock pools, and religious buildings available to visit in the main square.
Have Fun At Siam Theme Park
If you’re travelling with the kids or family, you may crave an action-packed day of fun, rides and thrills. If so, a day at Siam Theme Park should definitely be on your to-do list. Described as “so much more” than just a water park! Rides such as the Tower of Power, The Dragon and Mekong Rapids are entertaining for the whole family. However, you don’t necessarily need to be an adrenaline addict or even a swimmer to enjoy the park, any one would appreciate the family-friendly atmosphere and lush-green tranquil environment and scenery that this attraction offers.
Relax On The Beaches Of Playa de Las Teresitas
Tenerife is recognised for its unique dark beaches. Tourist favourites such as “Los Gigantes” are the perfect way to take in this unique coastal beauty and black sands. However, if you’re looking for a classic sandy beach with sapphire blue waters, then Playa De La Teresitas is your best bet! This man-made beach offers golden sands imported from the Sahara. Luckily, breakwaters have been built so that the white sand does not flow back into the sea. Create a perfect swimming environment for all of the family.
Shop In Mercado Municipal Nuestra Señora de Africa
Perhaps a spot of shopping is more your thing? Explore this large market place, popular amongst the holiday makers of Tenerife. Why not explore the stalls for gifts and souvenirs from your Tenerife adventure? The entrance to the stall offers a stunning, salmon pink, beautifully designed entrance which never fails to draw crowds of tourists and locals! You can also enjoy the commercial part of the complex with boutiques, shops and a bustling food market. The lower level of the market offers an impressive selection of sea-food, best enjoyed with a glass of cold beer.
There you have it! Tenerife will always be a vibrant and fun holiday destination to experience. Explore our range of cheap holidays to Tenerife today!