Tenerife – The highest mountain of Spain


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3718 meters rises the Pico del Teide to the sky in Tenerife. This makes it the highest mountain of Spain just before the Mulhacen (3482m) and the Aneto (3404m). The often white peak is visible all the way to La Palma, La Gomera and Gran Canaria.

Tenerife is also the largest of the Canary Islands and with more than one million inhabitants the most populous. In 1885 the first tourists arrived on the island. There were only 350 Englishmen. A few years later it was more than 5000 and today it is up to 5 million. There are several flights from all airports in Germany. Many tour operators offer cheap package tours. Due to the size of Tenerife, there are more excursion offers than one can realize during one holiday.

Scuba Diving on Tenerife

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Here you can find information about the dive sites and the general conditions for scuba diving on Tenerife. Various wrecks, small caves and many lavareefs can be explored. Along the coast of Tenerife, there are numerous entry points and additional places which can only be reached by boat.

Scuba Diving on Tenerife

Sights and Points of Interest on Tenerife

Tenerife sight sights points of interest poi canary Dragon Tree Dracaena draco Icod de los VinosFrom Teide, over the oldest dragon tree of the island to Los Gigantes. Here you will find the most beautiful sights of the Canarian Island. Whether natural spectacle or old buildings. With the size of Tenerife, there should be a destination for everyone.

Sights on Tenerife

Activities in Tenerife

canyoning tenerife activities climbing outdoorAdrenalin kick with paragliding, marvel at kayaking with dolphins or simply enjoy nature on a hike. There are plenty of activities for ten holidays on the largest Canary Island. Discover a selection here.

Activities in Tenerife

 

Museums in Tenerife

Museum tenerife museums Casa de Carta Museo de Historia y AntropologiaA bit of history, some culture and science. The main Island of the Canaries offers a couple of museums. These are scattered all around the island.

Museums in Tenerife