"In addition to being the number one destination in Tenerife, this northern coastal town is also considered one of the most beautiful and best places to visit in the whole of the Canary Islands"
If you’re looking for that idyllic combination of old and new or bustling and peaceful then look no further than holidays to Puerto de La Cruz. This is by far the most popular holiday hotspot in the whole of Tenerife and yet much of the resort town, as well as its surrounding area, has managed to hold on to its traditional charm. In addition to being the number one destination in Tenerife, this northern coastal town is also considered to be one of the most beautiful and best places to visit in the whole of the Canary Islands. At loveholidays.com, we believe the secret to Puerto de La Cruz’s success is its ability to appeal to every type of holidaymaker, from families to young nightlife lovers.
About Puerto de la Cruz holidays
Colourful, filled with character and always soaked in sunlight, Puerto de La Cruz has a huge selection of beaches for guests to enjoy. Ranging from secluded little coves to busy bays brimming with water sports, you can rest assured that you’ll find your ideal bay here. For breathtaking views, opt for Playa Jardin and its surrounding sub tropical scenery. If it's peace and quiet you’re after, spend the day and the dramatically rugged Playa Bullillo - you won’t find many tourists at this rocky shore. Playa Martianez is your best bet for fun filled action and water sports as well as tourist facilities. It’s not just beach bunnies who are perfectly catered to in Puerto de La Cruz. The town is known to really come to life by night, when an eclectic selection of clubs, bars and pubs open up and welcome in a blended crowd of holidaymakers and locals. The varied array of hotels in this resort reflects the many different style of holiday that Puerto de La Cruz has to offer, and at loveholidays.com we have the perfect holiday deal to suit you, whatever you're looking for.
Activities for everyone on holidays in Puerto de la Cruz
If you can bring yourself to leave the beach, you are sure to be blown away by the sightseeing opportunities on display in this resort. Nature lovers come from all across Europe to admire the colourful scenery of the Orotava Valley in the north of Tenerife. This lush natural park is brimming with tropical fruit plantations, exotic vegetation and some fascinating wildlife. Here you can choose between hiking and cycling through the picture perfect landscape, or simply putting your feet up and soaking up the sights in the relaxing Jardin Botanico (botanical garden). If you prefer history and culture to colourful countryside, enjoy a day trip in the picturesque Old Town where you can visit some of the most impressive examples of medieval Canarian architecture. For something slightly more fun filled, take the whole family to either Loro Parque or Martianez Water Park.
Make the most of the nightlife
Nights in Puerto de La Cruz certainly live up to their legendary reputation. Bar hopping tours and wild nightclubs are two a penny in Puerto de La Cruz, and are always a sure fire hit with young partygoers from around the world. As this is a varied resort which goes to great lengths to appeal to every type of holidaymaker, it is not just young revellers who are catered to by the nightlife here. You can also spend relaxed evenings in British pubs or on the outdoor verandas of Spanish bars, enjoying a cocktail or two as the sun goes down. Families can also enjoy the welcoming atmosphere at one of the many local restaurants serving traditional Canarian cuisine or international dishes.