We can see here some of the main beaches of Tenerife, it’s important to know that the tide here can reach one meter and a half, so that the width of the beaches and the area covered by sand can vary depending on hour, especially in northern beaches it’is important to pay attention to the presence of current and generally do not go far from the shore:
Practically the beach of S. Cruz, very busy on the weekend it is a beach of sand imported from Africa, that’s why its color is so different, protected by a breakwater it is a beach where you can swim safely.
Behind the beach there are palm trees and trees that provide some shade, there are also showers restaurants and small bars.
It is a very long beach than the local average, behind is surrounded by desert, generally quite windy is popular for kitesurfing.
In the first section there are showers bars and restaurants, then it becomes wild.
Separated from Medano to the Montaña Roja is a very nice beach also it long enough and more sheltered than the Medano behind it the desert, but in the area of access there is a small bar and restaurant.
Los Cristianos, Las Americas e Fañabé
Have tourist beaches with all related services, behind a plethora of bars, restaurants, shops, Mc Donald, hotels, residences etc.
And ‘this a long walk in the shade of palm trees along the coast.
Playa del Duque
A beach with a small but nice sand and a beautiful color of the sea, enclosed by cliffs on both sides, behind a residence a few shops and eateries plants.
Playa del Socorro
A beach frequented by swimmers and surfers, attention to the current, is enclosed by high cliffs.
Practically the beach in Puerto de la Cruz, quite busy, behind has a nice garden.
Playa de El Bollullo
Further north of Puerto de la Cruz is quieter and more wild than the last, enclosed by high cliffs.
One of the few wild beaches with sand of this area, behind has the high mountains of the Park of Anaga which give it a wild look and a bit ‘Nordic, care must be taken to the strong current.
Parque Marítimo César Manrique
It is located in Santa Cruz, with ocean views, it is a complex of 22,000 square meters of salt water pools, with all the services including restaurant.
Adult ticket 2,5€
It is a complex of salt water pools of 27,000 cubic meters near the ocean, with all amenities, including bars and restaurants.
Adult ticket 5,5€
Is one of the theme parks with water attractions, the largest in Europe.
It covers 185,000 square meters, with a setting inspired by the exoticism and mystery of the ancient kingdom of Siam.
Adult ticket 34€