When it comes to Tenerife holidays, there’s plenty to keep you entertained. Looking to take the family on a fantastic getaway? No problem – you can tick off world-class beaches and splash-ready waterparks with the kids here. Simply fancy relaxing? The island’s trendy beach clubs and award-winning spas have the art of relaxation mastered, and you can sample delicious food and wine in traditional tavernas and Michelin-starred restaurants. Wine tastings are also on offer at local wineries. And if you’re more of a sports enthusiast, you can hike, cycle and mountain bike through Tenerife’s varied landscapes, or tee off on one of the island’s eight golf courses. There are lots of watersports on offer at the beaches, too – why not learn to surf or paraglide during your holiday?
Thanks to low light pollution and its clear atmosphere, Mount Teide National Park is one of the best places in the world to go stargazing. The sky never looked more sparkling!
The waters between Tenerife and the island of La Gomera are home to a colony of pilot whales, which means it’s possible to go on whale watching trips to see them all-year round. You might also be lucky enough to spot bottlenose dolphins and turtles.
Cueva del Viento
Book a tour of the magnificent Cueva del Viento (Cave of the Wind), which boasts the largest system of lava tubes in Europe.
Go for a dip in one of Tenerife’s natural sea water pools. Formed by the erosion of volcanic lava, these pools offer a unique swimming experience.