Guide to Tenerife attractions and places to visit whilst on the island of Tenerife, Canaries.
Attractions and Places to Visit in Tenerife
Tenerife Attractions: Below you will find details of some of the main tourist attractions which can be found on the island of Tenerife in the Spanish Canary Islands. Trips to many of theses destinations can be booked through your hotel or travel rep.
Siam Park Costa Adeje:
One of the most popular water parks in Tenerife, the Siam Park can be enjoyed by couples and families alike, you don't need to be able to swim as the park has trained lifeguards. It has its own children's area "The Lost City", free buses run from main resort centres. Rides include the "Tower of Power", "The Dragon", "Jungle Snakes", "The Giant" and "Lazy River", there is also an artificial beach "Siam Beach". Tickets 19.50 euros and 30 euros, kids under 3 go free (2010). Opening times: Summer 10.00am to 6.00pm, winter 10.00am to 5.00pm.
Address: Siam Park - Tenerife Water Park, Lugar la Caldera, 38670 Adeje, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. Telephone Number: (0034) 627 815 737.
Aqualand Costa Adeje:
Large and popular water park and dolphinarium located in Playa de las Americas. There is a free bus service which picks up in Playa de las Americas and Los Cristianos, at selected hotels, it is open from 10.00am to 6.00pm.
Address: Aqualand Costa Adeje, Avenida Austria, 15, 38660 Adeje (Tenerife), Canary Islands, Spain. Telephone Number: (0034) 922 715 266.
Mount Teide National Park (Parque Nacional del Teide):
Towering over the island Mount Teide is in fact the highest peak in all of Spain, reaching a height of 3,718m. The areas around this huge volcano is now a protected National Park (since 1954), and is the most visited National Park in Spain, and Europe, attracting over 3 million visitors each year. Most hotels and resort centres offer tours to the park.
Las Aguilas Jungle Park Arona:
Situated in the hills behind the resort of Los Cristianos, the Las Aguilas Jungle Park covers an area of some 75,000 square metres and features animal shows and demonstrations set in beautiful tropical gardens. This zoological and botanical park has over 500 animals on display, shows include exotic birds and birds of prey, among the main attractions are the white lions.
Address: Urbanización Las Águilas del Teide, 38640, Arona - Tenerife sur, Tenerife , Canary Islands, Spain. Telephone Number: (0034) 922 729 010. Open all year round 10.00am to 5.30pm (tickets sold until 4.30pm). Prices from around 12 euros (2010).
Camel Park Los Cristianos:
Enjoy a one hour camel ride around this park just 10 minutes drive from Los Cristianos and Playa de las Americas. Also see farm animals, goats, chickens, ducks, donkeys etc, visit the souvenir shop or the El Cerro de la Luna restaurant.
Address: Camel Park, Ctra. Gral. s/n Los Cristianos-La Camella. Arona . Tenerife, 38627 La Camella, Arona, Spain. Telephone Number: (0034) 922 721 121.
Loro Parque Puerto de la Cruz:
A busy wildlife park near to Puerto de la Cruz, Loro Parque has a large dolphinarium, parrot collection, tigers, aquarium and much more. Animal shows throughout the day. Among the main attractions are the killer whales introduced in 2006. Free road train every 20 minutes from Plaza Reyes Catolicos, Puerto de la Cruz. Open 8.30am to 5.00pm. Ticket prices: Children 21 euros, Adults 32 euros (2010).
Address: Loro Parque, Avenida Loro Parque s / n, Punta Brava, 38400 Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. Telephone Number: (0034) 922 37 40 81.
Tenerife Zoo - Monkey Park:
Biggest Little Zoo in the World", breeding centre for endangered species and primates, feed the iguanas, squirrel monkeys, lemurs etc. Open 9.30am to 5.00pm every day. Prices: Children 5 euros Adults 10 euros (2010).
Address: Monkey Park, Llano Azul, Arona, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain. Telephone Number: (0034) 922 790 720.
Damon Park Costa del Silencio:
Located between the Primavera and Eureka complexes, children's leisure park with tennis courts, mini-golf and petanque.
Aquapark Octopus Park Playa de las Americas:
Another water park located close to San Eugenio, it has water slides and rides and dolphinarium. Slides include "Kamikaze", "Anaconda", "Twister", "Crazy Racer" and "Super Slamom".
More Attractions to Follow:
Bananera El Guanche Puerto de la Cruz
Jardines del Atlantico Bananera
Karting Las Americas
Tenerife Hotels: Costa Adeje Gran Hotel