Introducing holidays to Los Gigantes
This picturesque seaside town is nestled in a rock face, offering a dramatic backdrop to your Los Gigantes holidays. Located on Tenerife’s Southwest coast, Los Gigantes is renowned as one of the most stunning locations of natural beauty in this region. A favourite among holidaymakers for its year-round sunshine, you’ll find plenty to keep you captivated in Los Gigantes. Life moves at a slower pace here, making it perfect for a laid-back break – whether you’re looking for a family holiday or a romantic retreat. The charming marina functions as the beating heart of the town, where you’ll find plenty of relaxed bars and restaurants, with spectacular views over black sandy beaches.
Life’s a Beach
For many, the main attraction of holidays to Los Gigantes is its glorious Los Guios beach. Awash with volcanic black sand, it also boasts a number of sun-loungers and umbrellas for hire, perfect for topping up your tan. Those seeking an active holiday will revel in these choppy waters – with jet-skiing, water-skiing and paragliding all proving popular. If you’d rather take a cool dip, head to the nearby lidos for something a little calmer.
If you’re looking for a unique experience, there are plenty of opportunities for dolphin spotting in Los Gigantes, with many tours out to sea originating from the marina. It is only a short journey on holidays in Los Gigantes to the charming resort of Puerto de Santiago, offering a great opportunity for a quiet day trip. Venture a bit further and you’ll be greeted with the majestic sight of Mount Teide, the world’s third highest volcano. Take an exhilarating 5-hour hike to the top or take a cable car for spectacular views across the Canary Islands. If you’ve left your head for heights at home, take a Los Gigantes cave cruise and explore the volcanic caves hidden in the edges of its magnificent cliffs.
As the sun goes down on your Los Gigantes holidays, you’ll find plenty of restaurants throwing open their doors and serving up delicious Canarian cuisine. Those that like a little more spark to their nightlife should head to the glamorous town of Costa Adeje. While you won’t find big nightclubs and raucous bars, there is plenty in the way of charming waterfront restaurants and great live music – the ideal way to round off your holidays.