Tenerife Coast & Country
- Discover the perfect climate & scenic landscape of Tenerife on this 7-night guided holiday.
- Stay in the seaside town of Puerto de la Cruz, known for its volcanic-sand beaches & saltwater pools.
- Venture to the highest peak in Spain, Mount Teide, on a guided half day excursion.
- Enjoy a half day excursion to two of the island’s largest cities Santa Cruz & La Laguna.
- Take in some of Tenerife’s most spectacular landscapes on a full day guided tour of the island.
- Relax & unwind with plenty of free time to soak up the sun or explore at your own pace.
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Your Guided Tenerife Coast and Country Holiday Overview
Travel with us to discover Spain’s ‘Island of Eternal Spring', Tenerife. On this relaxing holiday, we’ll explore the best of the Island’s amazing scenery and fascinating history. Excursions will include visits to UNESCO World Heritage city of La Laguna; the joint capital of the Canary Islands, Santa Cruz; and a full day sightseeing trip around the island. We’ll also get to explore the island’s rugged mountainous landscape on a day trip to Mount Teide National Park to see the volcano that gave birth to Tenerife nearly 12 million years ago. This trip also includes plenty of leisure time to relax on Tenerife’s black sand beaches or discover the island at your own pace, with helpful recommendations on what to see and do from your expert guide.
Activity Level: Leisurely
Travel to Tenerife
Arrive in Tenerife
Upon arrival in Tenerife, you will be met at the airport by our local representative and transferred by coach to your hotel.
Puerto de la Cruz
Free Time at Leisure in Puerto de la Cruz
In the morning we recommend that you get your bearings with a leisurely stroll through Puerto de la Cruz, which has a great selection of bars, restaurants and cafes and is surrounded by several beaches. After lunch why not relax by the pool or take a stroll down the beach at Playa Jardin.
Santa Cruz & La Laguna
Guided Excursion to Santa Cruz & La Laguna
On day 3 you will have a half day guided excursion to Santa Cruz. After breakfast you will travel to the famous sea port which is one of Spain's busiest and is the joint capital of the Canary Islands. This city was recently named one of the best five places in the world to live by "The Guardian" newspaper. You will then move on to the UNESCO World Heritage site of La Laguna. Here you will see its impressive cathedral and the old colonial city architecture.
Tour of Tenerife Island
Icod de los Vinos & Las Americas
On day 4 you will journey around the island for a full day's guided excursion. Your first port of call will be the village of Icod de los Vinos on the west coast, which is famous for the Canary Islands Dragon Tree. This subtropical tree-like plant is the natural emblem of Tenerife. Continue to Playa de Las Americas for some free time, with views of the spectacular Los Gigantes Cliffs en route.
Basilica de la Candelaria
In the afternoon, you'll visit the Basilica of Candelaria, to view the famous statue of the Black Madonna and bronze statues of the 'Guanches'. The Guanches were the original inhabitants of the Canary Islands and while it is generally believed that they no longer exist as a distinct ethnicity, many traces of their culture remain.
Free Time in Tenerife
Day 5 will be free to enjoy at your leisure. We recommend you take some time to explore the town of Puerto de la Cruz, which has an excellent range of cafes and bars. There are many other attractions outside the town centre, particularly the botanical gardens, which have a large range of tropical and subtropical trees, plants and flowers.
Guided Tour of Mount Teide
You will begin day 6 with a morning guided excursion to the volcanic Mount Teide National Park, which is dominated by the highest peak in Spain, Mount Teide itself. Along the way you will pass through the evergreen valley of La Orotava. The soil here is home to some very rare flora due to the lava flows on the flanks of the mountain. After, you will return to your hotel in time for lunch.
Free Time at Leisure
The afternoon is free to spend at your leisure.
Explore Tenerife at Your Own Pace
On your final day you are free to relax and enjoy your surroundings. Why not take a walk to Puerto de la Cruz for some last-minute souvenirs or visit Loro Parque (Parrot Park), which is a theme park and zoo that is amongst the largest in the world.
You will be transferred to the airport with guide assistance for your flight home.
Know before you go
Will I be met at the airport?
You will be met on arrival at your destination airport and transferred to your accommodation. You will be accompanied on all included excursions by your Travel Department guide. Your expert local guide is also available to give you tips and advice on any aspect of your holiday.
Do I need a Visa?
Please visit our visa page for information on requirements for each country's entry requirements
What if there is an emergency?
We have local representatives in all of our destinations who are available 24/7 as well as an emergency contact number for our offices in Ireland should you ever need it.
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