Tenerife is the largest of the seven Canary Islands and one of Spain’s most popular holiday destinations for those after sun, sea and sand. Renowned for its picturesque white sandy beaches, vast volcanic landscapes and lush green forests, Tenerife boasts a variety of natural vistas and unique scenery. Located off the coast of north western Africa, the island enjoys a hot, dry climate all year round, helping to attract the 5 million tourists that visit each year. Conquered by the Spaniards in 1493, Tenerife’s history can still be seen around the island today in the form of preserved archaeological sites, impressive basilicas and historic monuments.
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As a European hotspot for tourists chasing the sun, Tenerife boasts numerous luxury resorts such as the Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos towards the island’s southern coast. Within the seaside resorts are a variety of sprawling golf clubs, traditional and a la carte restaurants and other entertainment facilities operated exclusively for the enjoyment of the many tourists. As well as the larger commercial resorts visitors to the island can also experience the many quaint fishing towns and villages dotted along the coast, with the opportunity to sample some freshly caught fish and seafood delicacies. The island’s largest city San Cristóbal de La Laguna has UNESCO World Heritage site status and is home to beautiful city parks, imposing cathedrals and historic plazas.
Lovers of the great outdoors are also spoilt for choice by the range of sports and water-sports on offer on the island. Tourists can choose to hike through the mountainous volcanic central region of Tenerife or cycle the challenging coastal roads with unrivalled views over the Atlantic Ocean. Jet-skis, boats and kitesurfs are available for hire at most of the popular tourist resorts, whilst visitors can also choose to go on boat excursions for a chance to spot the local colonies of bottlenose dolphins and pilot whales. Families with young children can enjoy the sunshine by visiting any one of the numerous water parks, adventure parks and wildlife centres that can be discovered across the island.
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