Located in Spain on the African coast, Tenerife is one of the seven Canary Islands and the most populated in Spain. Tourists from across the world flock to this island to enjoy the experience of walking through unending stretches on the coast.
Foraying into the volcanic lava, taking relaxing walks in the tropical forest, shopping to your heart's content at the designer shops and enjoying the delectable mouth-watering Canarian cuisine are some of the reasons why Tenerife is a popular tourist destination.
Some of the popular tourist attractions you must not miss on your Tenerife holidays include the relaxing resorts like Santa Cruz, Loro Parque, the space where animals and birds are creatively displayed, La Laguna, the world heritage site that showcases the impressive architecture of the ancient spanish rulers and Oratova, the charming old town with its old colonial homes.
No visitor on Tenerife holidays should miss a visit to Mount Teide. Parque Nacional del Teide is the highest mountain in Spain and Mount Teide is the volcanic cone in this mountain. The National Park El Teide stands out in beauty when it is filled with blooming, colourful flowers especially in the months of May and June.
Tourists who enjoy outdoor adventure come here to enjoy great hiking amidst the spectacular scenery. Visit Tenerife during mid-winter and you will find snow-capped peaks as well as beaches full of sun bathers. The steep and rugged coastline here is complimented by 70 kilometers of sandy beaches.
If you happen to be in Tenerife during the carnival, you are lucky indeed. Tenerife carnival is held every year exclusively for people to have fun. This is a fiesta where everything is allowed. Plan your next Tenerife holiday during the carnival and enjoy the unique luxury, flamboyance, color, rhythm and brilliant spectacle of this event. Held for 15 days, this carnival is full of fun, freedom, joie de vivre and extravagance.
Whether you are staying at one of the beautiful resorts on Costa Adeje, in the lush Orotava Valley, in the beautiful old town of Puerto de la Cruz or the capital Santa Cruz, you can be assured of a wonderful Tenerife holiday experience.
Tenerife features a range of hotels catering to tourists. You can choose from the budget hotels, business hotels and the three, four or five star luxury hotels located in prime destinations.
On this site, you will find information on Tenerife carnival, beaches, parks and other tourist attractions.