Tenerife is the largest and most visited island in the Canary Islands of Spain. Attracting over five million visitors a year, the island is worth its fame: great all-inclusive resorts, cultural diversity and perfect weather year-round. Nature lovers may explore the exotic forests, amazing deserts and mountains. There are plenty of sea activities. Even though the coasts of Tenerife are rather steep and rugged, 42 miles of amazing beaches are worth enjoying. Beaches vary from natural ones to man-made ones with perfect golden sand. Widely known as the ‘Island of Eternal Spring’, Tenerife is an ideal destination for a lazy break in the sun.
Tenerife offers plenty of theme parks. Siam Park is a water park for those who enjoy rides and slides or good relaxation in a swimming pool. If you are crazy about animals, Las Aguilas Jungle Park with its exotic birds shows is a must. Want to see dolphins and orcas performing right before your eyes? Find some time for Loro Park.
The island comprises 43 protected nature areas that welcomes tourists to revel nature at its purest. There are so many outdoor things to do in Tenerife that you’ll want to come back again and again. Horse riding, mountain bike riding, climbing to the top of mountains and volcanoes – just choose an activity for your adventure. Sailing excursions around the coasts of Tenerife offers a chance to see whales and dolphins in their natural habitat. Those who enjoy freedom while exploring may rent a yacht or fishing boat.
Best time to visit
Tenerife enjoys a warm tropical climate so you better prepare some space for bikini and sunscreen lotions in your suitcase. The hottest month in the island is August which has an average temperature near 24°C, the coldest month is January with an average temperature of 18°C. Whether you’re a family or a solo traveller, Tenerife is a perfect adults-only destination at any time of the year.