Holiday Guide To Tenerife
Tenerife Travel Guide
Tenerife guide provides detailed listings of hotels, apartments, water parks, animal parks, theme parks, attractions, excursions, holiday resorts, beaches and other activities for a perfect holiday in Tenerife.
Where is Tenerife
Tenerife is a Spanish island and is part of the Canary Islands archipelago, situated in the Atlantic Ocean off the North West coast of Africa. It's about 28° north of the equator at the same latitude as the Sahara desert and Florida. The usual flight time from most of Western Europe is about 4 hours.
Tenerife is the most popular and largest of the seven Canary Islands. It receives on average 5 million tourists each year. The language is Spanish, but, especially in the south you will hear English almost everywhere. The currency is the Euro, with all the usual credit cards accepted. You will find money exchange offices in all the holiday resorts as well as the Airports. The waters around Tenerife are home to a vast array of marine life, including Pilot Whales and Dolphins which can be see from one of the many Boat Trips.
Climate and Weather in Tenerife
The warm and mild year round weather on Tenerife makes it one of the best climates in the world. It has an average temperature of 18° during the winter season and 25° peaking to 30°+ during the summer , making it the perfect holiday destination for tourists. The sea temperature rarely drops below 18° in the winter and reaches 24°during the hot summer months.