- Holiday Guide
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The largest of the Canary Islands, Tenerife is an all-year round holiday destination thanks mainly to its superb climate. Daily temperatures on Tenerife seldom fall below 20 degrees Celsius due to the island's location just off the coast of Morocco and it's that reliable weather that draws the visitors.
Tenerife is also known for its variety, from buzzing nightlife to quaint Spanish villages, you are sure to find the resort for you.
Playa de Las Americas
This lively resort has a great selection of beaches and a marina with a selection of bars and restaurants. Well known for its neon-lit bar strip, known as Veronicas, the strip and the surrounding area offers plenty of bars and nightclubs to keep you entertained in to the early hours. Just outside Playa de Las Americas is the modern resort of Fanabe, a popular family resort with shops, bars and restaurants within a short distance. More information on Playa de las Americas. Journey time from the airport 30-45 minutes (Approximately)
Just 3kms from Playa de Las Americas, Costa Adeje is much quieter than its neighbour, but still has plenty on offer. The resort is known for its low-key and classy atmosphere, with fantastic views on Mount Teide forming the backdrop. It has a volcanic sandy beach offering water sports and an excellent selection of restaurants. More information on Costa Adeje. Journey time from the airport 30-45 minutes (Approximately)
An excellent family resort, Los Cristianos has grown from a quaint fishing village in to one of Tenerife's most well known holiday haunts. The resort has a cosmopolitan atmosphere whilst retaining its quirky charm. There is a sheltered sandy beach and harbour area offering excellent seafood restaurants. More information on Los Cristianos. Journey time from the airport 30-45 minutes (Approximately)
Puerto de la Cruz
Located in the North of Tenerife, the area sees more rain than the south of the Island, this helps the area retain its lush green landscape and tropical fruit plantations. Originally founded in the17th century, the old town has kept its Canarian charm, with narrow cobbled streets lined with traditional colonial style cafes. More information on Puerto de la Cruz. Journey time from the airport 60-90 minutes (Approximately)
Tenerife Fact File
Flying time from UK: 4 - 4.5 hours Currency: Euros Average Temperature: During the winter 20Cº and during the summer 25Cº (77Fº). Sunny Days a Year: +300 days.
Top tip: If you only do one trip whilst you are in Tenerife, make sure you visit Loro Parque, located near Puerto de la Cruz, the Park come Zoo is extremely well thought out and a unique experience.