Tenerife is an island offering much more than just sun, sea and sand. There is so much to see and do here that all tastes are catered for. No holiday to Tenerife is complete without at least one excursion.
There are so many organised excursions on offer here that it is hard to choose which one to do first. Both day and night there are fantastic trips around Tenerife to choose from.
Loro Parque -has won numerous awards and is now one of the most popular excursions available in Tenerife.
Children and adults alike will have an amazing experience here. Along with parrot, sea lion and dolphin shows there are tigers, killer whales and even a shark tunnel a thrilling trip for the whole family this one is top of many peoples lists of things to do here.
Piramide De Arona
Piramide De Arona.- This fantastic centre is host to the wonderful show “Esencia De Amore” by Carmen Mota. Performed by 30 dancers this spectacular musical is a real treat and one not to be missed.
Discover Tenerife.-With so much to see here many tour organisers now offer trips, which aim to allow guests to see Tenerife’s cultural and historical highlights in one day. Thomson’s Discover Tenerife trip covers the whole circumference of the island taking in sights such as Dragon Tree at Icod de los Vinos and the spectacular cliffs at los Gigantes and Costa del Silencio as well as allowing guests to soak up the wonderful Canarian atmosphere.
Mount Tiede -No holiday to Tenerife is complete without a visit to Mount Tiede, Tenerife’s most famous landmark.
There are several tours available both by day and night all offering spectacular panoramic views over the Canary Islands and an optional cable car ride.
Golf -The wonderful Tenerife weather ensures that keen gofers will be very happy here. There are several courses to choose form ranging in price and difficulty level. Although smart dress in required the atmosphere at most clubs is relaxed and beginners are welcome. The newer Playa las Americas and Costa Adeje course has become very popular with a challenging 9 hole course situated just 500 meters from the beach. Golf in Tenerife is now so popular that most tour operators now offer organised golf excursions.
Shopping -Tenerife is a paradise for keen spenders. A great place to spoil yourself Tenerife is partly Tax-free making Spirits Tobacco and perfume excellent buys. There are many perfume shops dotted around the busy tourist areas. For serious shoppers a trip to the capital Santa Cruz offers designer brands and electrical items such as cameras and stereos at great prices.