This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Tenerife Island. To help you make friends with Tenerife Island before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!
The beautiful island of Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain, is the biggest island in both size and population of the Canary Islands and is also the island in Spain which boasts the highest population.
Tenerife, Canary Islands, is a huge draw for tourists wanting to visiting Spain, and attracts around five million visitors every year. With its warm and sunny climate, Tenerife tends to pull in visitors hoping for a beach-filled holiday or those who want to let loose and party in gorgeous surroundings.
There is a huge number of Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain hostels available, most of which cater to visitors hoping to soak up the sun while in Tenerife. Hostels in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain are quite cheap during the colder months, but once summer rolls around, they tend to get a little more pricey. Regardless, hostels in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain are still an affordable option for backpackers and other tourists hoping to visit Spain’s beautiful Tenerife.
You can’t go to Tenerife without visiting at least one of its stunning beaches. Some of the most popular picks include Playa Del Duque, Playa de Benijo, Playa de las Vistas, El Medano, Playa Bollullo, Playa Fanabe, Playa de Abama, or Playa de las Teresitas.
Also on your agenda should be one of the array of beach- and water-based activities on offer. For example, you can embark on a boat tour, go scuba diving, or snorkeling (the marine life in Tenerife is amazing) or catch some waves by surfing, windsurfing, and kite-surfing. Alternatively, you can experience dolphin watching or whale watching. If you’re into fishing, many fishing charters and fishing tours can be found in Tenerife, Canary Islands. Those with an adventurous spirit could also try parasailing or paragliding as there are places where you can do this.
Party animals will also not be disappointed with a trip to Tenerife, Canary Islands, as the nightlife here is second to none. If you’re hoping to party the night away, then recover by lying on the beach all day, then this is the place for you.
Written by local enthusiast for Tenerife Island hostelsErin