Need help planning your next getaway? Today we explore ten of the most beautiful beaches in Tenerife. From dramatic volcanic peaks to thick vegetation, nightlife adventures, the weather is the number one reason most people visit Tenerife all year. Tenerife is also one of the best places in the world to see whales and dolphins. Check out the images below and let the photos do a better job of telling the story. Meet you there?
This beach spanning over one kilometre (3,280 ft) in length is located in El Médano, in Granadilla de Abona.
Easily accessible from the capital, this manmade palm-lined beach is a picture-postcard beach.
3. Playa Del Duque
Playa del Duque is a premium beach on Costa Adeje in southern Tenerife. You’ll find some of the island’s best five-star hotels on to the beach so the area tends to be a bit more expensive.
4. Playa del Bollullo
Black beauty El Bollullo is an amazing unspoiled natural beach in the scenic La Orotava Valley in the north of Tenerife.
5. Playa Jardin – Puerto De La Cruz
Playa Jardin is a really nice, dark sandy beach with fantastic flora and playgrounds.
6. Playa De Las Vistas, Los Cristianos
Playa de Los Cristianos and Playa de Las Américas is one of the most popular beaches on the island, a family-friendly beach.
7. Playa del Camison
Playa del Camison is a small beach located between the tourist resorts of Costa Adeje and Los Cristianos.
8. Playa De Fañabé, Costa Adeje
Nestled in the upmarket region of Costa Adeje, Playa Fañabé stands out as one of the best beaches on Tenerife’s coastline.
9. El Médano
One of Tenerife’s best beaches for water sports, El Medano is an international hotspot for surfing and windsurfing.
10. Playa de Las Americas
Located on the south coast of Tenerife, Playa de Las Americas has a reputation for being the place to party on the island.