The island of Tenerife has a magic number, five. Because five million people visit it every year, making it the leading destination in the Canarian archipelago. Also, because your five senses are not enough to appreciate everything it has. What is more, Tenerife is the largest of the Canary Islands and the only one to have two international airports, which mean that it is no more than between two and four hours flying time from Europe. Many visitors come to the island attracted by the most authentic carnival, the highest peak in Spain or its mild temperatures during most of the year.
The island for all kinds of public
A truly amazing Island thanks to its diversity, weather and authenticity... Discover Tenerife's colours, flavours, sunshine and volcanic essence. A place with its own exclusive charm.
An exquisite cuisine
How long has it been since you tasted something that turned all your preconceived ideas upside down? There comes a time when eating is no longer a mere act of survival and becomes an experience that arouses all your senses. That time comes when you discover that cuisine is a universe of flavours, textures, colours and smells that you didn't know existed until that very moment you arrive to Tenerife.
Also, if you are a wine lover Tenerife is your paradise. Reds, whites, rosés... Take your pick and indulge in a glass of good wine in Tenerife's unique surroundings.The island's climate and geology confer it with singular qualities to produce a rich and exquisite variety of wines.
An unmatched climate
The island's climate is renowned for its mild summers and relatively warm winters, as well as the continuous presence of the sun pretty much all year round. With temperatures ranging from 17 ºC in winter and 25 ºC in the summer, the atmosphere is cooled by the sea breeze and the trade winds.
Furthermore, Tenerife's unique orography gives rise to varying weather conditions in different areas, to the point that you could find yourself playing in the snow on the Teide's slopes in the morning and sunbathing or swimming on the south coast in the afternoon.
Art and culture go hand in hand
It is impossible to fully understand the island without getting to know about its traditions and customs, its musicians and writers, the flair and feeling of its people, its architecture and its great variety of artistic offerings.
Nestled in its unique landscapes and embraced by its people, visitors can enjoy a wide variety of museums, cultural centres, exhibitions, architectural pieces of great renown and no end of activities, drawing them deep into the island’s way of life.
You simply must not miss the wonderful Teide National Park. The otherworldly landscapes here will leave you speechless. The pure, clean air of Spain's highest peak will refresh your lungs as you wander amidst solid volcanic magma feeling almost insignificant in this impressive UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Beaches for everyone
How do you picture the beach when you close your eyes? Is it covered in golden sand and bathed in a calm ocean disappearing into the horizon? Or perhaps you can hear the waves breaking over the rocks on the shore.
Maybe you would like to see your feet sinking into the warm black sand as the salty drops on your skin evaporate under the sun. You might see yourself floating on the calm surface, diving down to explore the volcanic ocean floor or enjoying your favourite sport amongst the waves… If you daydream about all or any of these experiences, you're picturing Tenerife.
Europe’s best carnival
Happiness and colour flow through the streets, making you feel like the star of a great improvised show. There is nothing to stop you from enjoying the moment you've been looking forward to all year: Tenerife's Carnival! The island's most emblematic festival has been putting smiles on people's faces for centuries, in a whirlwind of rhythm, glitter and madness.
Where to stay in Tenerife
We are sure that when you finish reading this article you will have an enormous desire to catch a plane, give yourself a little escape to paradise on earth and stay in the best hotels in the Canary Islands.
Tenerife counts with a renewed hotel offer with a great variety of top quality accommodation for all kinds of public: whether you live in style, if you have a limited budget, if you like simplicity and choose a bungalow, if you prefer to forget about everything at an all-inclusive hotel or if you travel with the family, the characteristic Canarian hospitality and the dedicated customer service will make you return home like new.
In few places the sky, the sea and the sand form such a paradisiacal place as Costa Adeje. Therefore, any type of visitor who comes is welcome. It doesn’t matter if you live in style, if you have a limited budget, if you like simplicity and choose a bungalow, if you prefer to forget about everything at an all-inclusive hotel or if you travel with the family.
Playa de las Américas
Playa de las Américas is the ideal place to enjoy a lively holiday. Thus, it is perfect for those who want to forget about everything at an all-inclusive hotel, travel as a family, like simplicity and choose a bungalow, have a limited budget or live in style.
As we have seen, although for many Tenerife is well known as an ideal destination of sun and sea, the truth is that tourism on the island has lots of alternatives that adapt to all kinds of visitors. Don’t hesitate and dare to discover the best of Tenerife.