Tenerife Travel Guide
Tenerife is a lively, fun place that is perfect for families with children and the clubbing generation alike. With almost year round sun and low annual rainfall, it is the perfect place to escape the British weather. Be sure to venture out of the resort as Tenerife has plenty to offer!
Canary Islands, off the West coast of Africa
The Canaries and Tenerife in particular have low rainfall and mild weather in the winter making it an ideal choice for winter sun. Summers are hot and dry with daily temperatures in the 30's
GMT + 1hr
Varies depending on resort from 20mins to Los Cristianos to 90 mins to Puerto de la Cruz
Tenerife has something to suit all budgets whether 2* Self catering to 5* all inclusive hotels. Accomodation is plentiful & cheap.
Tenerife has excellent nightlife and there are many bars, restaurants and night clubs. A visit to Mt Teide, the island's dormant volcano is a great day out with breathtaking views of the island from the summit
The Canary Islands are duty free and are excellent for shopping and there are many bargins to be had.
Mount Tiede, Loro Park, Dolphinarium, Jeep Safari and boat trips to whale watch and catamaran trips.
Though all resorts are child friendly, the all night partying of Las Americas might be too much for younger children. Los Christianos is a quieter, more relaxed location with a beach.
Good bus services though to explore the island hiring a car or jeep is the best way to travel.