Ah Tenerife, this beautiful destination is a gem within the Canary Islands. Popular for its all inclusive retreats, black sand beaches and diverse landscapes. There’s so much to look forward to on a Tenerife holiday. What’s more, you have a wide variety of resorts to choose from when visiting the island. Explore the natural wonders of Puerto de la Cruz, have fun in the sun in Costa Adeje, hit the beaches in Los Cristianos and enjoy the watersports in Playa de las Americas. Wherever you choose to stay in Tenerife, you’ll no doubt be spoilt for choice when it comes to activities and things to do. So, why not explore beyond the hotel and treat yourself to Tenerife?
Things to do in Puerto de la Cruz
Puerto de la Cruz is the perfect resort for those who love the outdoors. There’re heaps of natural scenery to discover in the area including the botanical gardens which feature a range of tropical and subtropical plants and trees. For even more lush surroundings, head to Sitio Litre Garden, filled with bright and colourful orchids as well as other flowers. You’ll also find a pond and a café where you can relax and refuel with a delicious lunch. Kids will enjoy a visit to Loro Parque too – a zoo that includes a wide variety of species from penguins and dolphins to tigers and gorillas. But there’s a lot for the adults to do too. Lago Martiánez is perfect if you’re looking for a restaurant or bar with a lovely view, while there is also a casino nearby!
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Things to do in Costa Adeje
Costa Adeje is well-known for its all inclusive hotels, but there is still loads of fun to be had outside of your holiday home. The kids will no doubt appreciate a holiday to Costa Adeje, thanks to its thrilling water parks. A visit to Siam Park and Aqualand will put a smile on the little ones’ faces as they whizz down water slides, splash around in the pools and enjoy the exhilarating rides. On the other hand, there’s bucket-loads of beaches in Costa Adeje. Some beaches are lively and buzzing whilst others are quieter and more peaceful.
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Things to do in Los Cristianos
Looking for a white sand beach to sink your feet into? Well, the west coast of Tenerife offers up the peaceful resort of Los Cristianos where you’ll have a couple of options for white sand beaches. Head to Playa de las Vistas or Playa de Los Cristianos where you can get your much-needed dose of vitamin D. Whether you want to take a dip in Tenerife’s clear waters, take a stroll along the shoreline or have a go at snorkelling and jet-skiing, Los Cristianos provides for the active thrill-seekers as well as the beach bums. Families love Los Cristianos too and for good reason. The resort’s Monkey Park gives the young ones a chance to feed the primates and observe them up close.
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Things to do in Playa de las Americas
There’s a reason why Playa de las Americas is so popular. Not only is there a range of top all inclusive accommodation in the area, but, beach lovers and party animals are also catered for when it comes to things to do. Troya Beach is perfect for everyone! Groups of friends can sunbathe to their hearts’ content, couples can enjoy a dip in the sea and families can have fun splashing around and building sandcastles. Don’t expect golden sands here though, the beach slightly shows off Tenerife’s volcanic touch. You’ll have plenty of restaurants and cafes within the vicinity, so lunch and refreshments are always nearby. When the night falls, head into the centre of Playa de las Americas where you’ll come across a range of energetic bars and nightclubs. Perhaps, you’d rather sing into the early hours of the morning at a karaoke bar or relax and unwind in a jazz venue.