20 Jul A Destination Overview Tenerife
A destination overview Tenerife
Tenerife is the largest and most popular of Spain’s seven Canary Islands, which form this Atlantic Ocean archipelago. This sun-kissed holiday hotspot welcomes millions of people every year who are looking for relaxation, adventure, good times and fantastic weather. From the golden sandy beaches in the south to the dramatic lunar landscape of Mount Teide National Park and everything in between. This rich natural environment provides bountiful opportunities for activities which include water sports, Jeep Safari’s and helicopter tours, making this an ideal option for incentives.
Where to stay?
The Ritz Carlton Abama:
A kilometre from San Juan village, this luxury oceanfront hotel and golf resort with a Moorish theme is also 13 km from Mount Tejina. The hotel offers 7 outdoor pools, a championship golf course and a luxe spa, in addition there is beach access and multiple dining options, including 2 fine-dining restaurants.
The beautiful surroundings in Tenerife on the Canary Islands is celebrated with luxury bedrooms enhanced by thoughtful design and décor, while spacious layouts, luxurious bathrooms and indulgent bedding tempt one to forgo exploration for welcome seclusion.
Bahia Del Duque:
This luxury 5 star property has a stunning Spanish village design made up of colourful turrets, pretty bridges and pastel-coloured buildings and courtyards with cascading waterfalls. This property also has impressive facilities including 8 restaurants, spa and tennis court.
The hotel bedrooms have an elegant design and all come with either a garden or sea view. Alongside each room comes with a flat screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities and WI-FI
What to do:
Whale and Dolphin Watching: On your very own private catamaran, you will take to the seas! As you explore the ocean you will meet dolphins along the way who like to swim along the boat and you will see great big whales with their babies swimming beside them. On the board there are light snacks and drinks provided making sure that all are looked after.
Sunset and Star Experience: Enjoy a unique experience among volcanoes and stars!
Along with the sky of Chile and Hawaii, the sky of Tenerife is one of the best skies in the world to carry out astronomical observations, both by day and by night. Discover the Universe like never before using professional equipment and you will have astronomical guides on hand to unravel the sky’s mysteries for you.
Jetski Safari: Jetski Safaris bring all the exhilaration of jet skiing to a wider audience in a safe environment. Under the guidance of a Personal Watercraft Instructor, you will race along the coastline giving you the chance to take in the sensational scenery
Where to eat:
EL Molino Blanco: EL Molino Blanco otherwise known as the white Windmill is a popular local restaurant and night spot which serves traditional Canarian favourites and international classics. Inside, expect a tropical atmosphere with the main dining room filled with leafy foliage, bright flowers and wooden barrels.
Torre del Mirador: When it comes to prime location, the Torre del Mirador comes up trumps in its exclusive, ocean side spot overlooking Playa del Duque. The favourite dinner venue for some of Tenerife’s best heeled clientele. Here you will be treated to a delicious selection of locally sourced meat, fish and rice dishes. The shoulder of lamb Segovian style is recommended!