What could be better than holidays in the Canary Islands? Check out this 7-night package deal to Tenerife including a very well-rated hotel and cheap flights from London, Manchester or Birmingham from only £158 per person (based on two adults basis)!
Tenerife, the biggest of Spain’s Canary Islands is a perfect tourist destinations whether you’re looking for relax, hikes, vibrant nightlife, marine animals or get tanned in the typical volcanic black sands beaches. Its proximity to the equator makes it warm and sunny during the whole year and a perfect place for dazzling starscapes. Plus, the delicious Spanish food will seduce you with its African, French, and Arabian influences. It’s a wonderful place to relax or soak up the rays!
Black and gold beaches, Tenerife
Tenerife’s authentic beaches, just like those in Hawaii, come in black sand form - the result of a volcanic basaltic coastline being eroded by the sea. Visit the dramatic and beautiful Playa Bollullo in La Orotava or Playa Jardín in Puerto de la Cruz. You can also choose Playa del Socorro or Playa de San Marcos. Remember that black sand absorbs the sun’s heat and retains it. In winter months that keeps the beach pleasantly warm but in summer, it can burn your feet - don't forget your flip flops!
Playa de Las Teresitas, located north of the village of San Andrés, is one of the few on Tenerife that do not have the volcanic sand. Originally the beach, bounded by the ravine of Las Teresas, consisted of mostly rocks and a small strip of black sand. In 1973, 270,000 tons of white sand was shipped from the Sahara Desert. Two piers and a kilometre long breakwater located 150 meters from the beach were constructed to prevent waves from carrying the sand out to the sea. In 1998 another 2800 tonnes sand from Sahara was added to replenish the sand lost in the beach's 25 first years of existence. Another white sand beach, Las Vistas in Los Cristianos is also artificial.
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We picked for you very well rated Hotel DC Xibana Park. The hotel comprises a main 7-floor building with 107 rooms, the Reception and Bar hall; the restaurant and kitchen are located in the annex building. The building has a pleasant foyer with a lift and Reception area open 24 hours a day, as well as cloakroom and safe deposit services. In its 3,500 m2 of landscaped area you can enjoy a large swimming pool and have a cocktail at the Bar while you relax in the sun.
November – December 2018
London – Tenerife – London
Manchester – Tenerife – Manchester
Birmingham – Tenerife – Birmingham
One cabin bag per passenger.
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